The Battle Mural panels located to the right of the central staircase. The mural dates from the period prior to 700 AD, in the century immediately following Teotihuacan's fall when regional conflicts were at their height. Because they were buried, the vivid colors of the murals survived for 1100 years after Cacaxtla was abandoned. The Mexican archaeological authorities have left them in place, but otherwise have taken great care that they should not be damaged by weather or vandalism.
In Aztec mythology, Tlazolteotl (or Tlaçolteotl is a goddess of purification, steam bath, midwives, filth, and a patroness of adulterers. Tlazolteotl was a goddess of filth (sin), vice, and sexual misdeeds. However, she was a purification goddess as well, who forgave the sins and disease of those caused by misdeeds, particularly sexual misdeeds.
Mayahuel (ma-ha-KWEL) Aztec Goddess of fertility and of the maguey - agave plant. She is depicted with many breasts to feed her children, the Centzontotochtli, or four hundred rabbits - responsible for the infinite kinds of drunkenness, Mayahuel's other area of influence. As a mortal, Mayahuel is credited with the creation of pulque (a fermented drink made from the agave plant and the forerunner to tequila.) and shared it with the people of Mexico who were so grateful, they deified her.
Chicomecóatl ("seven snakes") | Aztec goddess of agriculture. She is sometimes called "goddess of nourishment", a goddess of plenty and the female aspect of corn. She is regarded as the female counterpart of the maize god Centéotl, their symbol being an ear of corn. | Magliabecchian Codex
In Aztec mythology, Xochiquetzal (Nahuatl pronunciation: [ʃotʃiˈketsaɬ]), also called Ichpuchtli, was a goddess associated with concepts of fertility, beauty, and female sexual power, serving as a protector of young mothers and a patroness of pregnancy, childbirth, and the crafts practised by women such as weaving and embroidery.
AZTEC GODDESS: The image above reproduces "The Coyolxauhqui Stone," a giant monolith found at the Great Temple of Tenochtitlan. Coyolxauhqui was the Moon goddess according the Aztec mythology. Her name means "Golden Bells." She was the daughter of the Earth goddess, Coatlicue and the sister of the Sun god, Huitzilopochtli.
Coatlicue, Mother Earth, or Mother of Gods (Teteo Inan). She is wearing a skirt of snakes. Coatlicue is the Aztec goddess who gave birth to the moon, stars, and Huitzilopochtli, the god of the sun and war. She is also known as Toci ("our grandmother") and Cihuacoatl ("the lady of the serpent"), the patron of women who die in childbirth.