Aztec Mythology

The bloodthirsty Gods of Ancient Mexico


Aztec Unknown Goddess

Also known as Spider Woman

Picture of the Aztec Unknown Goddess Teotihuacan from our Aztec mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Mysterious Spider Goddess

She comes to you on speculation. Her real name is unknown and her identikit likenesses come from murals and carvings found at Tepantitla from some classic period.

The name Teotihuacan is bandied about by bandy-legged scholars but what do they know? Is it self-inflicted knowledge or have they drunk from the Fountain of Knowledge?

Veering towards the Iguana of Ignorance ourselves, we take nothing for granted — although a nice fat research grant could work wonders.

So what we are left with is a well-decked out spiderish deity surrounded at times by small figures engaged in matters of jollity amidst blossoms and butterflies. Is this her lunch?

Teotihuacan Facts and Figures

Name: Teotihuacan
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Spider Woman

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

In charge of: Unknown
Area of expertise: Unknown

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 6106

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Article last revised on April 09, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

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