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XOCHIPILI

Picture of the Aztec Love God XOCHIPILI from our Aztec mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Aztec Love God

Also known as XOCHIPILLI

Aztec peacenik God of Love and Niceness

He’s red and skinless but quite nice with it. Being something of an Aztec hippy, he goes for flowers, singing and dancing, as well as guarding the souls of dead warriors who turn into humming birds. Cute.

His sister is the Love Goddess XOCHIQUETZAL and he’s very lovey-dovey himself. He carries a pointy stick and likes to poke it around. If the tip penetrates your heart you’ll fall in love. You get the point.

XOCHIPILI FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : XOCHIPILI
Location : Aztec Mexico
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Love
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : GOOD, quite approachable
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : XOCHIPILLI
Popularity index : 10659

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Article last updated on 25 August 2014 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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