Christ in America with the three Nephites (www.lds.org) Research in Archaeology – Anthropology – Archaeo-Astronomy, the Prophet Joseph Smith’s writings, and Book of Mormon Textual Analysis. (www.tierraslibrodemormon.com)
Teotihuacan (near Mexico City). Citadel of Quetzalcoatl has 3 eastern pyramids plus 12 pyramids on 3 sides of the Citadel. Ancient occupation was primarily the first century AD with construction until 250 AD, and occupations to 550 AD.
Mesoamerica – Primary Book of Mormon Lands (In link below: click “Formative” to see antiquities built during Book of Mormon times:1500 BC to 250 AD.)
Book of Mormon Primary Lands (Norman-Pratt 2014) CCCC Cubits from Middle East, Sacred 260-Day Creation Calendar, Carbon Dating by Archaeologists: Olmec Civilization (1500 BC-500 BC = Jaredites), Izapa Civilization (400 BC-400 AD = Nephites), Maya Civilization (200 AD-1000 AD = Lamanites).
Book of Mormon people in Central America migrated North and South via shipping (Helaman 3:10,14) and on land, taking with them the Babylonian and Egyptian cubits as they built temple-observatories at North & South American Temple sites that established the 260-Day sacred Calendar that originated at the 14.8 degrees Zenith passage at the Izapa Temple Center (400 BC) in Southern Mexico. Izapa, Mexico Archaeology:
Also, other peoples came to the Americas as Lehi stated: 2 N 1:5 “Yea, the Lord hath covenanted this land unto me, and to my children forever, and also all those who should be led out of other countries by the hand of the Lord.”
Book of Mormon Reference Companion article on Stela 5 Tree of Life monument located at Izapa, Mexico by V. Garth Norman (Deseret Book 2003: 740-744 Dennis L. Largey-General Editor)
Tree of LIfe – Izapa, Mexico Stela 5 – Digital RTI photo 2012 by Dr. Jason Jones (University of Warwick, England).
The Definitive Mesoamerican Book of Mormon Lands Map by Archaeologist V. Garth Norman-40 years in the making. Plus a 30 page Booklet with Annotated Scriptural Notes. See “Book Store”
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