Quetzalcoatl is deeper than just a mayan story or myth by sandra weaver mormon religion feels christ resurrected in mesoamerica in the 10th century to continue his work as quetzalcoatl the man yes, the mormons believe quetzalcoatl and christ are the same being he is prophesied to return like christ. Quetzalcoatl, one of the main deities of pre-hispanic civilizations, is present in most of 15 th-century mesoamerica from the beginning, he has been attributed countless mysteries: he is considered a man, a deity, a priest, a myth or a legend.
According to another version of the myth, quetzalcoatl is one of the four sons of ometecuhtli and omecihuatl, the four tezcatlipocas, each of whom presides over one of the four cardinal directions over the west presides the white tezcatlipoca, quetzalcoatl, the god of light, justice, mercy and wind. By sandra weaver quetzalcoatl the man is considered by the maya to be the incarnation of the feathered serpent deitybut to the mormon religion he is jesus, resurrected in mesoamerica to spread god’s word he must have been one of the enlightened ones or avatars from the universe.
Heather howdeshell hist 3323 dr whigham the legend of quetzalcoatl: man or myth from the beginning of the toltec reign in central mexico, the deity quetzalcoatl has been a central figure in the religion and culture of mexico.
Quetzalcoatl: man, myth, god posted on february 4, 2018 february 5, 2018 robert bitto posted in ancient mysteries at the time of the spanish conquest, quetzalcoatl was known as the plumed serpent god who came from a long tradition of similar representations. Quetzalcoatl the myth god quetzalcoatl is the god of human sustenance, penitent, self-sacrifice, re-birth and butterflies he is patron of the city cholula and of the trecena to 1 ocelotl in his iconography, his body is painted black in accordance with the priesthood he established. In a version of the myth, quetzalcoatl was born by a virgin named chimalman, to whom the god onteol appeared in a dream in another story, the virgin chimalman conceived quetzalcoatl swallowing an emerald [21.
Quetzalcoatl's departure from his people was the work of his old enemy, tezcatlipoca, who wanted people to make bloodier sacrifices than the flowers, jade, and butterflies they offered to quetzalcoatl.
According to myth, we know that ce acatl topiltzin quetzalcoatl was a man of light skin and a beard this, too would have a uge effect on the aztecs and moctezuma ii later in mexican history, when hernando cortes is seen by the aztecs as the returning quetzalcoatl, avenging his throne.
Quetzalcoatl the man is considered by the maya to be the incarnation of the feathered serpent deity but to the mormon religion he is jesus, resurrected in mesoamerica.