Cholula in Mexico: The largest pyramid in the world is hidden under a church


The 38 churches in the southern Mexican city of Cholula are said to have 365 domes – one for each day of the year. At least that is what the legend of the “holy city” says. One of these churches, the Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de los Remedios, stands on a hill that for centuries was thought to be a perfectly normal mountain. Until finally a researcher discovered, presumably by chance, that an ancient structure was hidden underground under the house of God, which turned out to be the largest pyramid in the world….