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The king K'inich Janaab 'Pakal II (detail), in the museum of Maya archaeological site of Palenque (Mexico). - was the ruler of the state Mayan B'aakal whose headquarters was the town of Palenque. (603-683 AD)

The king K'inich Janaab 'Pakal II (detail), in the museum of Maya archaeological site of Palenque (Mexico). - was the ruler of the state Mayan B'aakal whose headquarters was the town of Palenque.

The Greek Hermes found his analogue in Egypt as the ancient Wisdom God Thoth (sometimes spelled Thouth or Tahuti). This god was worshiped in his principal cult location, Chmun, known also as the "City of the Eight," called Greek Hermopolis. There is evidence that this location was a center for the worship of this deity at least as early as 3000 B.C HERMES/THOTH AND HERMETICISM throughout the Ages

Thoth is the god of wisdom, writing and invention and is also considered the Messenger (similar to the Greek god Hermes) and the lord of the Moon.

Sargon II and dignitary. Low-relief from the L wall of the palace of Sargon II at Dur Sharrukin in Assyria (now Khorsabad in Iraq), c. 716–713 BC.

Sargon II (ruled 722 BC - 705 BC) and dignitary low-relief from the L wall of the palace of Sargon II at Dur Sharrukin in Assyria (now Khorsabad in Iraq), c.

Maya Lord

During the height of the Classic Maya civilization, Lord Pacal (Pakal) Votan ruled the empire of Nah Chan Palenque (in present day Chiapas, Mexico).