We have but two sources of information respecting the much-debated question of Chibcha culture.
Later on, however, he was himself caught by the practical possibilities lurking in the old Chibcha legend.
One hundred and fifty thousand people live on that plain to-day, and the population in Chibcha times was probably even larger.
The chiefs of the Chibcha were all absolute monarchs and the appointment of priests rested with them.
It was the centre of Chibcha civilization before the Spanish conquest and sustained a large population.
One may also see some rocks on which are carved certain figures long supposed to be Chibcha hieroglyphics.