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Exploring the ruins of the Kingdom of Kush

Archaeological expedition discovered the biggest find of the decade: the scientists of Italy and Russia have found traces of an ancient and poorly known culture of Meroe, Rastsvetaeva in the VIII century BC up to the III century BC in the Sudan. Archaeologists, in a joint archaeological expedition in the Sudan discovered the biggest find of the past decade.

In the Sudan found the biggest archaeological find of the decade

In the Sudan worked international archaeological expedition, which included specialists from the Russian Federation and Italy. They made an interesting discovery and nataliepo most in the last ten years.

Russian scientists have found in the Sudan is the largest archaeological find of the decade

In the Sudan in Eastern Africa, a group of scientists discovered an important archaeological finds. …At the end of last year, the archaeologists have found an altar of basalt, that is, from the liquid lava, which froze and turned into rock. Continue reading

Archaeological finds in the forest

At the beginning of July in the taiga happened unusual natural phenomenon. Forty kilometers from the town of Vyazma, near the river Podkhorenok, in the forest was felled a few hectares of forest, as if someone swung a huge Mace on the ground, breaking, twisting with the root of ancient trees. As explained in the far Eastern regional emergency center of Russia, only the tornado is capable of that. The wind force was so incredible, and the emergence for these latitudes siphon so strange and rare that many researchers were already going to the place of the epicenter and find out what brought about the winds of change…However, the scientist-researcher Mikhail Efimenko’s ahead of the curve. He had just returned from an expedition and hastened to the editor to share their discoveries and show the finds. Some of their artifacts he found in the garden of a local resident of the village Sheremetyevo Vyazemsky district, which he gathered in the woods and put on display for the kids.

— So far the village Sheremetyevo to historians was of interest only as one of the cultural monuments of the Neolithic period — Neolithic, — says Mikhail Efimenko. — Here on the rocks found drawings of primitive people — petroglyphs: funny horses and scenes of hunting life. But what I saw impressed me. Stones from another world, from another culture, from another time, from another civilization… Continue reading

Hollywood uses Mesopotamian monuments

Lumi are mythical creatures like the Sphinx with a human head, body of a lion or bull and the wings of an eagle, which once guarded the city in Mesopotamia. They were considered powerful creatures that served as a clear reminder of the power of the king, and were a symbol of guardian spirit for all people. About it reports “Barbaricum”.

Colossal statues Lumi found during the excavations in the Assyrian capitals, was founded by king Assurnasirpal II (reigned between 883 859 BC) and by king Sargon II (ruled from 721 in 705 BC). The famous winged Sphinx from Nimrud in Iraq (ancient city of Kalhu), guarding the gate to the city in 2015, have been destroyed by ISIL militants. Other sculptures of mythical animals belong to the cities of Dur Sharrukin (now Khorsabad, Iraq).

In each major city Lumi guarding the city gates. At the same time made one of the winged Sphinx to guard the entrance to the throne room. The Mesopotamians believed that Lumi deter the forces of chaos and bring peace into people’s homes. On Akkadian language “Lumi” meant the spirit-guard. Lumi are often found in art and mythology of Mesopotamia. The first detected Lumi was created about 3000 BC Lumi is also known as lamasi, Alladin R. D., and Shedd. Sometimes Lumi izabrali the form of a female deity, but usually he had a man’s head. Women’s Lumi was called ASPAs. Continue reading

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People-Giants
Historical Chronicles of the XIX century often report the findings in different parts of the world the skeletons of people abnormally high growth. In 1821 in the USA in Tennessee…

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Archaeological finds
Archeology (from the Greek.archaios - ancient and logos - science ) - the science of antiquities . By definition, A.V. Artsikhovsky archaeology is history armed with a spade. the science…

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The most important archaeological discoveries of this year
We present to Your attention the most important and significant archaeological discoveries of 2007, according to the American Institute of archaeology (Archaeological Institute of America). In 2007 the world was…

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