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CIPACTONAL

Picture of the Aztec Astrological God CIPACTONAL from our Aztec mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Aztec Astrological God

Creator of Astrology

If CIPACTLI is a crocodile, you might expect the similar-sounding CIPACTONAL to be another Croc God.

But not at all. He is in fact a very resourceful sorcerer. Together with his wife OXOMOCO (nothing to do with beef cubes) they invented Astrology and Calendars.

They also helped QUETZALCOATL to move a mountain and sorted out famine relief with their Dig for Victory food campaigns.

CIPACTONAL FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : CIPACTONAL
Location : Aztec Mexico
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Astrology
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : GOOD, quite approachable
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 4172

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Article last updated on 06 August 2014 by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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