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Olmec Religion Olmec Religion fast facts and introduction

Adherents

extinct in original form

Beliefs

Mostly unknown due to lack of written records. Many gods represented in art, including the Olmec Dragon, Maize Deity, Bird Monster, and Were-Jaguar.

Practices

sacrifices, large sculptures of human heads, cave rituals, pilgrimages, ball-courts, pyramids

Texts

none