Aztec Ruins – Great Kiva (2/2)

More photos from inside the Great Kiva, the largest round structure on the property.

One of the two rectangular depressions in the floor of the round room, one on either side of the square pit in the center of the room:

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Looking up at the ceiling of the round room:

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These “windows” opened up to a series of rooms at ground level which were located around the main room and were accessible from the open doorways facing outside the structure:

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Branches built in to the vertical shafts supporting the ceiling:

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The ceiling above the square area after taking the steps up to ground level:

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A square block looking back towards the stairs leading up out of the main round room:

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A little room off to the side after getting up to ground level:

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