During our stay on the Yucatán Peninsula, in Mexico in 2016, we enjoyed a day trip to Chichen Itza with some friends. We embarked on the journey to feel the energies of this ancient site and feel what we picked up vibrationally. To our surprise there were many loud merchants selling items and making loud noises which dampened the experience from tuning into the energies, mostly. We were able to enjoy and tab into the history and feel the presence of authenticity, this what I refer to as the true history, versus what is told to the locals and shared with tourists.
Chichen Itza is one of the most visited archaeological sites in Mexico with over 2 million tourists in 2016. Chichen Itza is located in the eastern portion of Yucatán state in Mexico. The Maya name "Chichen Itza" means "At the mouth of the well of the Itza." This derives from chi', meaning "mouth" or "edge," and ch'enor ch'e'en, meaning "well." Itzá is the name of an ethnic-lineage group that gained political and economic dominance of the northern peninsula. One possible translation for Itza is "enchanter (or enchantment) of the water," from its, "sorcerer," and ha, "water." The name is spelled Chichén Itzá in Spanish, and the accents are sometimes maintained in other languages to show that both parts of the name are stressed on their final syllable.
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