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Poc Ta Puk game was held at Santa Rita Mays Temple

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The  To'one Masehualo'on (We are Maya ) did there First Maya Symposium Chactemal Mural on Santa Rita was held inside Dreams in Corozal. It is a two days workshop to promote and teach the public the history of Maya in Belize. On Friday May 19, 2018 everyone gathered to witness tha Ball game Poc Ta Puk challenge game. 
The Mesoamerican ballgame was a sport with ritual associations played since 1400 BC by the pre-Columbianpeople of Ancient Mesoamerica. The sport had different versions in different places during the millennia, and a newer more modern version of the game, ulama, is still played in a few places by the indigenous population. The rules of the game are not known, but judging from its descendant, ulama, they were probably similar to racquetball, where the aim is to keep the ball in play. The stone ballcourt goals are a late addition to the game. In the most common theory of the game, the players struck the ball with their hips, although some versions allowed the use of …

First Maya Symposium Chactemal Mural on Santa Rita was held inside Dreams in Corozal

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Today the  To'one Masehualo'on (We are Maya ) did there First Maya Symposium Chactemal Mural on Santa Rita was held inside Dreams in Corozal. This morning the cheers were filled up by people  this two days historical event this two days event inside Dreams in Corozal. Today the event commenced at 10am. Today and tomorrow will be having this historical Maya history event. Also, do not miss the Maya  reenactment starting at 6pm. If you haven't been here yet contact the Belize Yucatec Group.   NGO and The Northern Maya Association of Belize for a ground breaking academic and cultural experiences as we explore the hidden secrets of The Murals of Chactemal a Santa Rita Hill, Corozal town, Belize. See the complete expression of the Maya culture as we merge the material aspects of the discussion on the murals with the spiritual expression and traditions as reflected in the hetzmek ceremony, The Pok ta Pok Maya ball game, The Maya wedding ceremony reenactment and a real and legal…