A hundred years ago, scientists doubted for whom a stone pyramid was built on the Sakkara plateau near the ancient Thebes. The affiliation of the pyramids in Giza to the pharaohs of Cheops, Chephren and Mikerin has been known since the time of Herodotus, but to whom the very first six-step community is destined, which for 4650 years was a mystery for a long time, and the problem was solved more than 200 years ago.
True, they knew who built it from the hewn monoliths – the architect Imhotep, about which a lot of information and legends were preserved. Now the pyramid is considered to be the tomb of Pharaoh Djoser, who for long remained with the titles mysterious and mysterious for Egyptology. In encyclopedias, the dates of his reign are conditional, called only XVII century BC. In many history textbooks, he is referred to the legendary kings of Egypt.
Miracles and adventures with the first step pyramid began with the attempts of the German military engineer Minutoli to penetrate into its bowels. For a year he could not find the entrance. In 1821, he struck an incline in a stone mass and immediately stumbled upon a vaulted gallery, and then on a system of complex corridors and passages. The sarcophagus was at the bottom of a deep pit. It was opened, but it was empty. The Germans were discouraged. Continue reading “Secrets of the pyramid of Djoser”
According to gigantic pyramids of glass would have been found submerged in the Bermuda triangle, would be constructions of legendary Atlantis?
These strange pyramid structures underwater at a depth of 609 meters were identified with the help of sonar according to oceanographer. Studies of other structures, such as currently in Japan, have allowed scientists to determine that the two giant pyramids, apparently made of something like thick glass, are truly impressive, each one of which is larger than the pyramid of Khufu in Egypt. Continue reading “Glass pyramids are found submerged in the Bermuda Triangle”
This stream of photographers swept the Near and Middle East in the second half of the XIX century. It is known that up to 1885 in these regions, 250 people were surveyed. In 1850 the first photographers were often wealthy amateurs – are John B. Greene, Lyuitt Hunt and John Shaw Smith. They could afford the cost, not only to travel, but also to classes during travels a hobby – photography. Among them were single, as Louis D. Clerc and Maxim Du Kam receiving the official and semi-official support from various governmental or academic institutions in their countries.
In 1860-1870 gg. Local professional photographers such as Jean Pascal Seb opened a studio in the cities, has become a center of tourism.Seb owned one of the largest studios in Constantinople from 1870 to 1890-ies., And he continually sent photographers in Egypt or acquired negatives taken there, while his collection of species did not count more than 400 copies.
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Pyramids of Egypt kept their secrets of over 4,500 years. Only recently, the Egyptian experts and specialists from other countries have begun to unravel their secrets with the use of satellites. A group of scientists used cosmic rays to create maps showing the internal structure of these ancient wonders.
On the archaeologists uncovered the world the first results of their work with Bent Pyramid, located 25 miles south of Cairo last week. Located in the Royal necropolis of Dahshur, Bent Pyramid was one of the first built in the Old Kingdom Pharaoh Sneferu. 3D-images clearly show the inner chambers that about 4600 years old, as well as the outline of the second secret chamber inside the pyramid.
President of the Institute of innovation heritage, revealed the secret of technology applied for these three-dimensional images. From Earth’s atmosphere come rain radiological particles called muons. Continue reading “Satellites have photographed tunnels, hidden in the Egyptian pyramids”
Harald Haarmann, a world-renowned expert on the history of culture, ancient mythology and the history of writing, supports the idea that the oldest written text in the world is contained in the tables found in Romania, near the village of Terteriya, near Sibiu.
After a detailed study of the ancient writings of Sumer, Egypt and China, the linguist investigated and tables found in 1961 in Terterii, which have been dated to 5500 BC. They show strange signs, which were originally adopted by archaeologists for a mere decoration. Continue reading “Romanian Terterii – sample the worlds oldest written language”
No one could have likely that in the vicinity of a small Bosnian town of Visoko with the characteristic name is found such a find. In 2005, strange objects spotted in images taken from space, canvasser and enthusiast, doctor of sociology and archeology professor Semir Osmanagich. Having carefully studied the pictures, he decided to get mutually in a way to check their guesses on the spot.
He was not disappointed, seeing Visocica hill, which on closer inspection turned out to be a pyramid. In the media reports about the discovery of the Bosnian pyramids, because no one originally and had no idea that she is not alone. But soon found nearby were two more, which was named Pyramid of the Dragon and Pyramid of the Month. Continue reading “The Mysterious of the Bosnian Pyramids”
Civilization of Ancient Egypt affects its researchers developed compared with the rest of the time. In addition to the impressive historical and artistic value and practical value exists Egyptian knowledge:
technology, open in this ancient kingdom are not forgotten for centuries. Many of them are used by our contemporaries, not even aware that they owe their comfort centuries-old heritage. Continue reading “Some ancient Egyptian inventions that distorted the world”
Until recently it was believed that the pyramids – the majestic tomb, the last resting place of the Pharaohs. Now, however, scientists insist that their functions are much broader.
Diagonal one of the faces is directed along the meridian exactly at the North Pole, and with an error smaller than the Paris Observatory. Moreover, it turned out that the Egyptian pyramids made master reflection of the stars in the constellation Orion, and the top of the Great Pyramid looks exactly Polaris. Continue reading “Secret code pyramids”
Greek pyramids have been the focus of historians and archaeologists in the mid-nineties of the XX century. But barely begun their studies, as a number of scientists hastened to declare their prototypes Egyptian buildings. Academy of Athens and the University of Edinburgh have even stated that the general idea of the pyramids came to Egypt from Greece.
Pyramid Hellenic though cordoned off the fence, but its gates wide open always disclosed, and any security given. So that those who wish to meet her close always have the opportunity to go to her and even get inside, because, unlike the Egyptian pyramids, it is hollow. Continue reading “Greek pyramid- the sensation of the day”
Famous American clairvoyant Edgar Cayce claimed that some of the people who left Atlantis settled in Egypt. There, according to his hypothesis, stores the history of this vanished country. Atlanteans allegedly transferred to Egypt copies of all public documents and hid them in the Annals of the Hall – a small pyramid, located between the right paw of the Sphinx and the Nile River.
The storage of the body and are migrants from Atlantis. Someday people will find Hall of Annals, which will find musical instruments, banners, decorations temples altars, tables, printing, pharmaceuticals, textiles and gold Llano. Continue reading “Repository of Atlantis”