Quetzalcóatl, Tezcatlipoc & Cipactli


In one of the Aztec creation myths, Quetzalcoatl and Tezcatlipoca battled the primordial earth-monster Cipactli. Tezcatlipoca used his foot as bait to lure her into battle, and Cipactli ate it. The two gods defeated her and made the land from her body.

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