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Abstract

This study focuses on the stones found on the walls of the church at Tizayuca. I will first discuss their iconography. I believe I have identified Mexican flowers directly tied to two of the stones. This will lead to a discussion of the flower gods and flower-related festivals. Next, I shall enumerate the ways in which the stones and the church may be connected to celestial constructs. Finally, I shall draw conclusions regarding the placement and function of the stones based on the flower symbolism and celestial correlations.

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