Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Sunday shared an picture and claimed it appeared that of a mythological woodland spirit equivalent to an elf. Terming ‘everything as mystical’, he wrote in Spanish, “I share two photographs of our supervision of the Mayan Teach operates: 1, taken by an engineer a few times back, seemingly from an aluxe one more, by Diego Prieto of a splendid pre-Hispanic sculpture in Ek Balam. Every thing is mystical (sic).”
One particular of the pictures shared by him confirmed what seems to be a mystical determine on a tree. Even so, experiences claimed that it could just be a tree department forming a halo of hair, and what may possibly be stars forming the figure’s eyes.
The president’s submit has been seen in excess of 2.8 million occasions with in excess of 21.5 thousand ‘likes’. Twitter customers ended up rapid to react to the President’s statements as some of them differed from his statements and posted screenshots of the very same picture from February 2021.
The Mexican president is acknowledged for expressing reverence for indigenous cultures and beliefs. An engineer, who is deployed at setting up a vacationer teach on the Yucatan peninsula, experienced clicked the photograph with the evident mysterious determine, the president claimed.
In accordance to conventional Mayan perception, “Aluxes” are little, mischievous creatures that inhabit forests and fields and are susceptible to enjoying tips on folks, like hiding items. Some folks depart little choices to appease them, claimed AFP.
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