No Country Will Exist Forever

A lesson hidden in ruins of an ancient Mayan kingdom

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These murals from Bonampak, Mexico, are similar to ones that have disappeared from Palenque and show warriors dressed in jaguar pelts.. Photo from Wikipedia.
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Pakal the Great was entombed inside the Temple of the Inscriptions in Palenque. Photo by the. author.
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Sculptured tributes to the War Chiefs decorate this building that was the scene of ritual praise and sacrifice in Palenque. Photo by the author.
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What secrets lie in the ruins of the Temple of the Bats? Photo by the author.

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