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Who is maya savyata

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Asked by Dwijendra Naththakur, 08 Nov '09 07:00 pm
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The Maya is a Mesoamerican civilization, noted for the only known fully developed written language of the pre-Columbian Americas, as well as its art, architecture, and mathematical and astronomical systems. Initially established during the Preclassic period (c. 2000 BC to 250 AD), many Maya cities reached their highest state development during the Classic period (c. 250 AD to 900 AD), and continued throughout the Postclassic period until the arrival of the Spanish. At its peak, it was one of the most densely populated and culturally dynamic societies in the world. [1]

The Maya civilization shares many features with other Mesoamerican civilizations due to the high degree of interaction and cultural diffusion that characterized the region. Advances such as writing, epigraphy, and the calendar did not originate with the Maya; however, their civilization fully developed them. Maya influence can be detected from Honduras, Guatemala, El Salvador and to as far as central Mexico, more than ...more
Answered by subhash tiwari, 08 Nov '09 07:35 pm

 
  
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The Maya is a Mesoamerican civilization, noted for the only known fully developed written language of the pre-Columbian Americas,
Answered by iqbal seth, 25 Nov 10:58 am

 
  
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Not who but what
Answered by dhanendra kumar jain, 08 Nov '09 07:07 pm

 
  
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