La Serpiente Emplumada

The Feathered Serpent, Quetzalcoatl

(miguel, this is not very exciting, can you come up with something better? Can you also send me a good background image for this page?)

Legend says that one day, Quetzalcoatl infuriated by observing how humans venerated the gods with temples and sacrifices, decided to come into the terrestrial world to become one of them and to teach them his knowledge.

Quetzalcoatl provoked the rage of his brother Tezcatlipoca (Huitzilopochtli), once he stopped one of the human´s sacrifices, and in revenge Tezcatlipoca decided to set a trap for his brother: he gave him a liquid as a “gift”…