K'inich Janaab Pakal II
K'inich Janaab Pakal II,[N 1] also known as Upakal K'inich, (fl. c.742), was an ajaw of the Maya city of Palenque. He ruled c.742 and he was probably brother of K'inich Ahkal Mo' Nahb III. There are only few details about his reign like Bodega no. 1144 and portraits on a stucco-covered pier from Temple 19, only date from his reign is from 742, when he inslalled lord into important office.
|K'inich Janaab Pakal II|
|Ajaw of Palenque|
K'inich Janaab Pakal II on a painted stucco relief from Palenque
|Predecessor||K'inich Ahkal Mo' Nahb III|
|Successor||K'inich Kan Bahlam III|
- The ruler's name, when transcribed is u-PAKAL-la-K'INICH (K'INICH-) JANA:B-pa-ka-la, translated "Shield of the Sun God Radiant ?-Shield".
- Skidmore, Joel (2010). The Rulers of Palenque (PDF) (Fifth ed.). Mesoweb Publications. pp. 83–87. Retrieved 12 October 2015.
- Martin, Simon; Nikolai Grube (2008). Chronicle of the Maya Kings and Queens: Deciphering the Dynasties of the Ancient Maya (2nd ed.). London and New York: Thames & Hudson. p. 174. ISBN 9780500287262. OCLC 191753193.
K'inich Ahkal Mo' Nahb III
| Ajaw of Palenque
K'inich Kan Bahlam III