Jesus Santillan

Jesus Santillan
Jesus Santillan is a contributing writer and researcher with an emphasis on Mesoamerican civilizations. His studies include a Bachelor's in Anthropology with a focus on archaeology. In his free time he tutors students and writes independently. Jesus is from Zacatecas, and currently lives in San Luis Potosí, Mexico.

6 Cursed Artifacts That Continue To Haunt Their Owners

  Throughout history, there have been numerous examples of objects believed to carry spirits, demons or bad energy within them. For instance, in ancient Greece...

Mesoamerican Civilization: 7 Defining Characteristics Throughout History

  When people talk about Mesoamerican civilization, a lot of topics emerge as it contains a great deal of knowledge obtained from the cultures that inhabited this...

8 Disturbing Facts About Real Shrunken Heads

Are shrunken heads real? How are shrunken heads made? Although the realities of head shrinking are gruesome, it’s also deeply intriguing. So, if you’ve ever wanted the facts about shrunken heads, here are 8 disturbing ones we think you should know.

Similarities between Mayan and Aztec gods and goddesses

The pantheon of Pre-Hispanic deities was composed of a wide variety of gods, to which the ancient inhabitants of Mexico worshiped, having one deity for every aspect of their lives.