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The Legend of Popocatepetl & Iztaccíhuatl A Love Story

January 1, 2024|Culture & Traditions, Mitos y Leyendas, Myths & Legends|

The chief had a daughter named Iztaccihuatl: the most beautiful of all the princesses, who had professed her love for young Popocatepetl, one of her father’s people and the most handsome warrior. Both professed a deep love for each other, so before leaving for war, Popocatepetl asked the chief for the hand of Princess Iztaccihuatl.

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