Fate & Fabled

Aztec Mythology and the Origins of Humanity

Season 1 Episode 10 | 10m 52s  | Video has closed captioning.

If the word “Nahua” sounds unfamiliar to you, it’s probably because you’re more used to hearing them referred to as the Aztec. The history is complicated, but the name Aztec was popularized by a German explorer in the 1800s to describe the powerful Mesoamerican empire. Nahua culture is richly complex, with stories that reflect and explain the sometimes confusing duality of nature.

Aired: 07/29/22

Rating: NR


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