Moche 'Temple of the Moon', Peru

Moche 'Temple of the Moon', Peru

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Caption: Moche 'Temple of the Moon'. This archaeological site is in northern Peru. Huaca de la Luna (The Temple of the Moon) is thought to have been used by the Moche for religious ceremonies such as human sacrifices. The Moche were a pre-Hispanic people that lived in coastal river valleys in northern Peru. Their civilisation reached its height in the period from 100-700 AD.

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