México, Tuesday , March 19 , 2019 0:52 hrs.
Science & Tech
Turquoise disc offered by the mexicas is restored
Mexico, Mar (Notimex) .- Specialists of the Museum of the Templo Mayor (MTM, for its acronym in Spanish) of Mexico City restored a turquoise disc decorated with the representations of seven warriors, which was part of one of the offerings of the Mexicas more than 500 years ago.
The restoration lasted nine months.
The specialists assembled more than 15 thousand turquoise tiles one by...
Mexica New Year celebration begins
Mexico, (Notimex) .- Dozens of people dressed in dance costumes and accompanied by the scent of the copal celebrated in the Zócalo of Mexico City the beginning of the new Mexica year, the year 7 Carrizo.
In the center of the city, members of about 10 calpullis gathered, which are centers of prehispanic knowledge teaching.
Year 7 Carrizo began at noon on Tuesday. The year dismissed is...
Let´s celebrate the Day of Tequila
Guadalajara, Mar. (Notimex) .- A week of activities and the participation of 25 restaurants and 15 tequila houses, as well as special tours, tastings, pairings, discounts and promotions, is the way Mexico will celebrate the National Tequila Day for the first time on March 16.
The president of the National Chamber of the Tequila Industry, Rodolfo González, pointed out that one out of every...
Mexico recovers religious artistic treasures
By Andrés Beltramo Álvarez
Rome, Mar (Notimex) .- Some 594 artistic treasures of manifestation of popular Mexican religiosity, illegally preserved in Italy, were restored by the government of that country by the Minister of Culture of Mexico, Alejandra Frausto Guerrero.
It is "ex votos", small religious paintings of gratitude for received graces dating from the eighteenth, nineteenth and...