Living Maya Time
Living Maya Time is a website dedicated to showcasing the history, culture and traditions of the Maya people of Mesoamerica. Today, there are more than seven million Maya living all over the world.
The ancient Maya civilization was one of the most advanced civilizations in the Americas. The ancient Maya developed their own hieroglyphs and invented the mathematical concept of zero. They are also widely known for their expertise in astronomy and mathematics, as well as their complex and highly accurate calendar system.
Contemporary Maya live and work near many of the ancient sites. They are active in maintaining and rediscovering their ancient past, and keeping their tradition, language and connection with the land alive for the coming generations.