Temple of the Sun, Palenque (Chiapas, Mexico)

Temple of the Sun, Palenque (Chiapas, Mexico)

Palenque is captivating and mysterious. Temple of the Sun shows its exquisite architecture. Built by K’inich Kan Bahlam II in the late 600’s CE.

Leonide (Lennie) Martin, retired California State University professor, former Family Nurse Practitioner. Currently author and Maya researcher, my books bring ancient Maya culture to life in historical fiction about real and fictional Maya characters. My books draw upon extensive research of scientific and indigenous perspectives, and are based upon archeological knowledge of Maya sites and historical persons. Apprenticing with Maya elders, I became a Maya Fire Woman and Solar Initiate.