Peruvian kids abandoned on top of volcanoes to be struck by lightning in brutal child sacrifice ritual, chilling 500-year-old discovery reveals

PERUVIAN kids were abandoned on top of volcanoes so they could be struck by lighting as part of a brutal child sacrifice ritual, a study has revealed. The 500-year-old practice was meant to elevate children to a status so high, they would be able to advise gods, since they were no higher than mortals.