Why Is The Great Pyramid Of Cholula Famous In History?


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The name of the largest pyramid is the Great Pyramid of Cholula., which is considered to be the largest by volume and situated in Cholula, Puebla, Mexico. It had been built throughout generations, spanning over 2nd century BC to the early 16th century. The Guinness World Records affirms that this is the world's largest monument with an estimated volume over 4.45 million m3. This is about one-third larger in size compared to the Great Pyramid of Giza located in Egypt.

The Great Pyramid of Cholula had been dedicated to the deity Quetzalcoatl, considered as the most well-known Aztec deity. It is believed that Quetzalcoatl would come back to conquer the empire once again, According to Aztec's belief, the Great Pyramid of Cholula was built by Xelhua, the one amongst the seven giants in Aztec mythology.

The Great Pyramid of Cholula has a great historical and religious significance.

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