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OMG! World's Largest Pyramid Is Hidden Inside A Mountain

To excavate a pyramid is the dream of every archaeologist.

World's largest pyramid was mistaken as a mountain. Why this temple at Cholula dwarfs, the Great Pyramid of Giza, went unnoticed by Spanish invaders. Why?

When Hernán Cortés and his Spanish army marched into the great city of Cholula present-day Mexico on October 12, 1519, they stormed the streets, looted religious treasures and murdered about 10% of the local population in a day. According to some people death toll reached as high as 30,000. Their holy pyramids were ablaze; a whole city went off in smoke. A tiny church was set up on the top hill as a symbol of their conquest.

The pyramid was hidden for a long time until locals began to construct a mental institution in 1910. That's when they discovered the largest monument ever constructed anywhere in the world. Tlachihualtepetl or the Great Pyramid of Cholula is about 200 feet tall and nearly 1,500 feet wide in area.

Come inside the pyramid. History is calling you. Have a look!

OMG! World's Largest Pyramid Is Hidden Inside A Mountain

OMG! World's Largest Pyramid Is Hidden Inside A Mountain

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Let's not call it Mexico City, let's call it Babylon!

The picture was taken in the early 20th century.

World's Largest Pyramid Is Hidden Inside A Mountain

These skeletons are screaming high to be freed. When the entire city's drainage system was dug up in 2013, at least 63 skeletons were found from pre-colonial times.

World's Largest Pyramid Is Hidden Inside A Mountain

The pyramid was built to satisfy the "feathered serpent" God.

The pyramid was built to satisfy the “feathered serpent” God.

I hope when we die; we get to know the answers to all the mysteries on the earth and beyond, I have so many questions!

World's Largest Pyramid Is Hidden Inside A Mountain

The Great Pyramid of Cholula has a church on its top, and it is also one of the oldest monument of North America.

The Great Pyramid of Cholula has a church on its top, and it is also one of the oldest monument of North America.

Experts are still trying to untangle its secrets. This mysterious pyramid had been constructed around 300 BC.

World's Largest Pyramid Is Hidden Inside A Mountain

Cholula was one of the most important cities in the Aztec Empire. It is located nearby capital Tenochtitlan and currently is the fourth largest town in Mexico.

Cholula was one of the most important cities in the Aztec Empire. It is located nearby capital Tenochtitlan and currently is the fourth largest town in Mexico.

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