is located outside the ceremonial precinct
of the large
pyramid temples. The visitor may find it to the west in an extensive plaza bounded by
range-style buildings and smaller pyramid temples, perhaps of earlier dynastic significance.
With 152 large stelae, Calakmul leads all Maya cities in these highly sculptured stones that
depict bas-relief royal figures and myriad hieroglyphs.
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