Flower of Life | Chichen Itza and the
Flower of Life
Chichen Itza and the Flower of
Chichen Itza was a large pre-Columbian
city built by the Maya people of the Terminal Classic period. The
archaeological site is located in Tinúm Municipality, Yucatán State,
The Flower of Life is a
geometrical figure composed of multiple evenly-spaced,
overlapping equal circles, that are arranged so that they
form a sixfold symmetry like a hexagon.
The center of each circle is on the circumference of six
surrounding circles of the same diameter.
The Flower of Life geometrical symbol is over six thousand years old.