What was the real objective of the Mesoamerican ballgames?
Answers from the books of Samael Aun Weor
Each movement was carefully studied. The ritual represented the struggle between light and darkness, between the powers of light and the powers of darkness. These rituals were also practiced in the gothic temples, the cathedrals of the Middle Ages. This is a very carefully studied religious ceremony.
Samael Aun Weor. Mayan Mysteries.