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by Josip199
Tue Nov 13, 2018 2:37 am
Forum: New World
Topic: The Search for Mabila, Winter 2014
Replies: 52
Views: 26664

Re: The Search for Mabila, Winter 2014

Westminster Abbey, the traditional place of coronation and burial for English monarchs, is one of the most popular historic sites in England. During a recent excavation in the great Abbey, some fifty skeletons were uncovered from the 11 th and 12 th century crammed together beneath a lavatory block....
by Josip199
Tue Jun 26, 2018 11:43 pm
Forum: Mythology, Ritualisms, Traditions and Folklore
Topic: How the First Ruler of Egypt Became God of the Underworld?
Replies: 1
Views: 3030

How the First Ruler of Egypt Became God of the Underworld?

Here I found "The Story of Osiris" - https://www.ancient-origins.net/human-origins-religions/story-osiris-how-first-ruler-egypt-became-god-underworld-008953 Osiris was one of the most prominent gods in the ancient Egyptian pantheon. This prominent deity was a member of the Ennead (known also as the ...
by Josip199
Tue Jun 26, 2018 5:26 am
Forum: New World
Topic: The Sun of the Wind
Replies: 63
Views: 29029

Re: The Sun of the Wind

Here I found an interesting articles detailing some "New Features for Quetzalcoatl" https://www.ancient-origins.net/myths-legends-americas/rise-quetzalcoatl-plumed-serpent-creator-god-008959 One of the civilizations of this period in which Quetzalcoatl was worshiped was the Teotihuacan civilization,...
by Josip199
Sat Apr 28, 2018 5:02 am
Forum: Old World
Topic: Did anyone discover a temple dedicated to Anubis?
Replies: 0
Views: 3481

Did anyone discover a temple dedicated to Anubis?

http://www.ancient-origins.net/myths-le ... ife-006155
In this article it says that he doesn`t have temples dedicated to him. Is it true? I`m writing a short story about Egypt so I hope to get some confirmation.
by Josip199
Wed Apr 25, 2018 10:34 am
Forum: Mythology, Ritualisms, Traditions and Folklore
Topic: Is Science a Religion?
Replies: 7
Views: 5100

Re: Is Science a Religion?

Religion is based on faith. Science is based on faith. So science is a religion.” (For those interested in the technical, this argument is invalid; it doesn’t matter if its premises are true. It is just like this argument: "All students carry backpacks; Professor X carries a backpack; So Prof. X is...
by Josip199
Wed Apr 25, 2018 5:34 am
Forum: Tips and Helper Files
Topic: What inspire you to study Classics & Ancient History degree?
Replies: 1
Views: 8641

What inspire you to study Classics & Ancient History degree?

I suppose it was just my natural questioning instinct. I was always aware of this quite abstract and broad term of “Romans” or “Greeks”, but had never really gone beyond that vague label. I wanted to know 'who are these mysterious cultures, and why are they relevant to me?' What I have found is that...
by Josip199
Wed Apr 25, 2018 5:25 am
Forum: Old World
Topic: Andrew Collins on Gobekli Tepe sister site
Replies: 236
Views: 77071

Re: Andrew Collins on Gobekli Tepe sister site

Really exciting stuff, E.P. Thanks for sharing!
by Josip199
Wed Apr 25, 2018 5:07 am
Forum: New World
Topic: Lost Land Beneath the Waves
Replies: 1
Views: 3387

Lost Land Beneath the Waves

Ancient cargo. By analyzing the composition of sand from the island of Mauritius (shown here), researchers learned that a microcontinent may lie under the ocean. EBBE HARTZ
by Josip199
Mon Apr 23, 2018 1:31 am
Forum: Old World
Topic: Mjøllnir
Replies: 5
Views: 5328

Re: Mjøllnir

Good Info about Hammer of Thor. Would be more than happy to share the information about Thor the God of Thunder Thor is one of the most important gods in the Norse pantheon. He’s normally depicted as a middle-aged man with a red-beard wielding his famous weapon, a magical hammer known as Mjollnir. U...
by Josip199
Mon Apr 23, 2018 1:10 am
Forum: Mythology, Ritualisms, Traditions and Folklore
Topic: Did Ancient Warriors Go to Battle Wearing Winged Helmets?
Replies: 1
Views: 2043

Did Ancient Warriors Go to Battle Wearing Winged Helmets?

Here is an Article I came up with: Did Ancient Warriors Really Go to Battle Wearing Winged Helmets? | Ancient Origins Were Winged Helmets Actually Used? Despite these representations in art, there is a dearth of archaeological evidence to support the imaginings of the Romantic artists. For instance,...
by Josip199
Wed Apr 18, 2018 5:25 am
Forum: Mythology, Ritualisms, Traditions and Folklore
Topic: Echoes of 2000-year-old Footsteps
Replies: 1
Views: 2083

Echoes of 2000-year-old Footsteps

Hello Everyone, I am more interested in studying History of Artifact. Here is an interesting Article I came up with which shares information about, The Corlea Trackway (known also in Irish as Bóthar Chorr Liath ) who Holds the Echoes of 2000-year-old Footsteps. He is a timber trackway dating to the ...
by Josip199
Mon Apr 16, 2018 12:54 pm
Forum: New World
Topic: Ancient Shark Hunters in Peru Buried with Extra Limbs
Replies: 0
Views: 3080

Ancient Shark Hunters in Peru Buried with Extra Limbs

Hello, Here's another well-written article about shark hunters from Peru that were buried with extra limbs. Hope you find it interesting :) http://www.ancient-origins.net/sites/default/files/field/image/Peruvian-shark-fisherman.jpg “One suggestion is that the extra limbs may have served as a sacrifi...
by Josip199
Sat Apr 14, 2018 4:02 am
Forum: Old World
Topic: Red Star in the Night Sky
Replies: 2
Views: 2964

Re: Red Star in the Night Sky

Although incredibly dangerous, I would love to visually witness something as huge as that happening. Like seeing the moon take its battered shape. :D
by Josip199
Fri Apr 13, 2018 3:14 am
Forum: Conferences, Events & Lectures
Topic: Northern Cal. Egypt Lecture: Officials Under Senwosret III
Replies: 1
Views: 4521

Re: Northern Cal. Egypt Lecture: Officials Under Senwosret I

The American Research Center in Egypt, Northern California Chapter, and the Near Eastern Studies Department, University of California, Berkeley, invite you to attend a lecture by Dr. Kei Yamamoto, Egyptologist and research specialist at the University of Arizona : High Officials Under the Reign of ...