Aztec Mythology

The bloodthirsty Gods of Ancient Mexico

ITZPAPALOTL

Aztec Heavenly Goddess

The aptly-named Flint Claw Butterfly

Rules over the paradise realm of Tamoanchan.

She’s a desirable looking Goddess who will give you the glad eye. But we urge you to resist, for just one embrace and she becomes the Obsidian Butterfly Maiden.

Stone knives pop out from her eyes, mouth... and parts we would rather not mention due to delicacy, embarrassment and utter shock.

Itzpapalotl Facts and Figures

Name: Itzpapalotl
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

Gender: Female
Type: Goddess
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Heaven
Area of expertise: Heaven

Good/Evil Rating: GOOD, quite approachable
Popularity index: 1046

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Article last revised on April 09, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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