Sunday, September 17, 2017

Fact of the Day: Sapa Inca

The Sapa Inca was a South America royal title that eventually rose to Emperor of the Incan Empire as well. The original founder claimed to be the son of the sun god Inti so every ruler afterward also claimed to be "son of the sun". 

7 comments:

Bob Bushell said...

Well, we ought to be a sun god, everybody the same.

Pat Hatt said...

The sun god sure got around then.

Martha said...

Interesting stuff

Christine said...

Interesting.

Huggybear said...

Makes sense that following rulers claimed "Sun God" Status.
Colin

stephen Hayes said...

The Inca were a fascinating people.

Fundy Blue said...

I've found the Incas fascinating from the time I first heard of them.