The Muisca Calendar: An approximation to the timekeeping system of the ancient native people of the northeastern Andes of Colombia

The aim of this project is to review and expand upon the model proposed by Father Jose Domingo Duquesne de la Madrid (1745-1821) regarding the calendar of the ancient Muisca culture of the central Colombia. This model was dismissed by scholars in the late 19th century, calling it just a simple invention of a clergyman; … Read more