UXMAL: THE CARVINGS
Temple entrances in the form of giant monster-like faces, such as on the House of the Dwarf at the Pyramid of the Magician, made a striking connection between the temple and the gods of the earth.
2. Nunnery: Vision Serpents
The patterns on the East Building are Vision Serpents, conduits between men and the “Otherworld.”
3. Nunnery: Serpent Heads
The huge feathered snakes winding around the West Building are probably Vision Serpents. Human faces emerge from their jaws.