Inca Empire
The Inca Empire (Quechua: Tawantinsuyu, lit. "The Four Regions"), also known as the Inka Empire or Incan Empire, was the largest empire in pre-Columbian America. The administrative, politic...
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Peru & Egypt (Strange Similarities): Did Ancient Peru & Egypt Share The Same Religion?
RichardCassaro.com - The ancient Egyptians (in Africa) and the ancient pre-Incas/Incas (in South America) evolved on opposite sides of the globe and were nev...
Is it "forbidden" to say the Giza people built these "Inca" buildings in Europe? Sardina, etc..
MYTH: The Fourth Dynasty reigned in Egypt, localised there. REALITY: The Fourth Dynasty is a modern historical representation for an ancient culture of WORLD...
Amazing Things We’ve Learned From 800 Ancient Skull Surgeries
The practice of trepanation was surprisingly successful and was seen more often during the Inca heyday due to the weapons used in war.
The Secrets Of Machu Picchu’s Skeletons
Located 2,430 m above sea level, where the Peruvian Andes meet the Amazon Basin, Machu Picchu is located on a picturesque ridge, and holds mysteries of an ancient past. Approximately 200 stone terrace...
Peru’s other lost city
Ruins that few know about, and even fewer see
Chan Chan – The Largest Mud-Brick City in the World
The Incan civilization is one of the most notable Pre-Columbian civilizations that existed in Peru. Prior to its rapid rise to power, however, there were other prominent civilizations, which today, ar
Lost Incan City of Machu Picchu: 100 Years after Discovery by ‘Indiana Jones’
Peru is celebrating 100 years since the rediscovery of Machu Picchu by Yale professor Hiram Bingham III. On July 24, 1911, the American, who some believe was later the “model” for Indiana Jones, stum...
Machu Picchu - Machu Picchu Decoded - National Geographic - 01/04 - Subtitulos en Español
A production of National Geographic television and NOVA/WGBH Boston © 2009 NGHT, Inc. and WGBH Educational fundation A National Geographic documentary about ...
Machu Picchu
Visit of / Visite du / Besuch von / Visita de / Chiamata di / の訪問 / زياره مانشو بيكو / 访问马丘比丘 / 의 방문 Machu Picchu You can play an other extended version in H...
History of the Incas
The Inca Empire was an empire centered in what is now Peru from 1400 to 1532 C.E. Over that period, the Inca used orders of the conquistador Francisco Pizarro, marking the beginning of Spanish rule. H...
Kingdom of Cusco
The Kingdom of Cusco (sometimes spelled Cuzco and in Quechua Qosqo or Qusqu) was a small kingdom in the Andes that began as a small city-state founded by the Incas around the 12th century. In time, th...
Sapa Inca
The Sapa Inca (in hispanicized spelling) or Sapa Inka (Quechua for "the only Inca"), also known as Apu ("divinity"), Inka Qhapaq ("mighty Inca"), or simply Sapa ("the only one") was the ruler of the K...
Inca architecture

Incan architecture is the most significant pre-Columbian architecture in South America. The Incas inherited an architectural legacy from Tiwanaku, founded in the 2nd century BCE in present day B...
Inca road system
The Inca road system was the most extensive and advanced transportation system in pre-Columbian South America. It was more than 20,000 miles long. The construction of the roads required a large exp...
Inca rope bridge
Inca rope bridges were simple suspension bridges over canyons and gorges and rivers (pongos) to provide access for the Inca Empire. Bridges of this type were useful since the Inca people did not use w...
Inca civilization
The Andean civilizations made up a loose patchwork of different cultures that developed from the highlands of Colombia to the Atacama Desert. They are mainly based on the cultures of Ancient Peru and ...
Inca society
The society of the Inca Empire was centred in what is now Peru, Bolivia, Ecuador and southern Colombia, from 1438 AD to 1533 AD. Over that period, the Inca used conquest and peaceful assimilation to ...
Inca education
Inca education during the time of the Inca Empire was divided into two principal spheres: education for the upper classes and education for the general population. The royal classes and a few speciall...
Incan engineers

The builders of Machu Picchu planned and built impressive waterworks in their city centers, including canals, fountains, drainage systems and expansive irrigation. Machu Picchu’s infrastructure a...
Incan agriculture
The Incan civilization was predominantly an agricultural society. The Incas took advantage of the soil, overcoming the adversities of the Andean terrain and weather. The adaptation of agricultural tec...
Andean cuisine
Inca cuisine originated in pre-Columbian times within the Inca civilization from the 13th to the 16th century. The Inca civilization stretched across many different regions, which meant that there was...
Religion in the Inca Empire
In the heterogeneous Inca Empire, polytheistic religions were practiced by its different people. Most religions had common traits such as the existence of a Pachamama and Viracocha. The Incas had conq...
Machu Picchu
Machu Picchu (in hispanicized spelling, [ˈmatʃu ˈpiktʃu]) or Machu Pikchu (Quechua machu old, old person, pikchu peak; mountain or prominence with a broad base which ends in sharp peaks, "old peak", p...