MAYA MYTHOLOGY

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IX-CHUP

Picture of the Mayan Moon Goddess IX-CHUP from our Mayan mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Mayan Moon Goddess

The Young Moon Goddess

She often poses with the cuddly Rabbit of the Moon, although this looks more like someone’s holiday snaps.

Her name is often taken in vain by scholars who confuse her with IXCHEL. A sad mistake.

IX-CHUP FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : IX-CHUP
Location : Mesoamerica
Gender : Female
Type : deity
In charge of : the Moon
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 3810
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Article last updated on 22 January 2014 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "Ix-chup: Mayan Goddess of the Moon (Mayan mythology) ." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 22 Jan. 2014. Web. 30 September 2014.

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