"Pok-ta-Pok" Ruinas Chichén-Itzá Things to Do Tip by catkin

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Pok-ta-pok was a team game where the players had to toss a ball through stone rings set high in the wall using any part of the body except the hands.
Some say that the losing team were sacrificed to the Gods, but we think perhaps it was the winners- for the honour!

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  • Written Apr 4, 2004
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