Photo: National Geographic Peru found the skeletons of children sacrificed
In Peru have discovered the second major burial of sacrificed children. The remains of more than a hundred children were found during excavations in the region of La Libertad.
New mass grave of children which had been sacrificed, was found in the North of Peru, according to EFE.
We are talking about the remains of more than hundreds of children discovered during excavations in the area of the pampas La Cruz in the region of La Libertad.
“In addition to the 140 children’s remains found in the area of Wanakita a few months ago, this new excavation in the pampas La Cruz we found yet a total of 111 of the sacrificed kids,” said archaeologist Ferna Castillo.
Excavations continue, archaeologists believe that the total number of remains exceeds found in Wanakita.
Sacrifice in pre-Columbian times to the era of the ancient culture of the Chimu, most likely, they were caused by some climatic phenomenon that has brought the rain.
Archaeologists believe that the mass murder of children and llamas that were also found during the excavations, local residents tried to beg the gods to stop the rains, which interfered with fishing fish in the ocean.
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Recall that archeologists found in Northern Peru mass grave of children who were probably sacrificed some 550 years ago.
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