Interpreting petroglyphs, symbols and megaliths,
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Essays on ancient ideas, megaliths, laws, myths, petroglyphs, time-symbols in rock-carvings, monuments and figurative arts. Covers cultural developments in the Old World and especially in Scandinavia. Then it is about our roots and ancestors 7000 years back.
Keywords: Sumerian zodiac, Egyptian year ritual, rock-carvings, megalith, dolmen, ancient myths and astronomy, stone circle, Inanna myth, Isis songs, Kimberley Girls, rock art, calendars in zodiacs, longbarrow, passage grave, origin of laws, time symbols, astro-symbolism,
HTML-booksMegaliths in ritual order
Stones are much more than Carnac and Stonehenge. In this electronic book I analyse different kinds of configurations with stones. In Ritual Age they were maybe made for "Following Her" and deciding the time. During Bronze and Iron Age it seems to be manifestos of their local World Order. In fact we have some folk memory about altar on Dal from about 300 AD indicating that Christianity reached our ancestors at that time.
Stones in circle or row, standing stone, cultural stones, earthwork, avenue, the Vi, dolmen, passage grave, ground grooves, wedge tomb, mound, stone ship, bautastone, doom ring, altarstone, footstool, thing stone, thing place, thing mound, picture stoneMegalith Ideas
Law of the Naked in Scandinavian rock art
The Naked goddess has many names and gave name to my original book. She is seen in our rock-carvings. At the same time she taught the Sumerians how to cultivate … she was of course the mind of the Sumerians. The rock-carvings on Dal are the best for understanding ancient ritual astronomy = calendar ritual.Law of the Naked
Ritual & Time Law
The oldest signs of calendars or following the time and that is at least 20000 years old custom. Time Law was always the real ruler and naturally it includes the rituals that sometimes were manifested in stony monuments. These files are about time symbolising and it is good to know the Ritual Age and it's myths. It is about sources in South and reflections in northern rock-carvingsTime Law
These files are about interpreting scripts in general. However th script at the rocks in Haugsbyn is like a gateway to understanding. Some of the texts are more than 5000 years old, however the laws from ca 2300 BC are the core. The early society was writing down the rituals tied to practical astronomy. Here I show a guide to the variety of problems in interpretingInterpreting scripts
Script starts with the first symbol that compresses an event or a bit of the world. It is understood that more than the scribe understands it and it becomes a convention among the local people. Naturally the aim was to plan and know their practical cultural life.Bronze Age
Anglo-Scandinavian Golden Age
We find their world order and myths on long golden horns and on nearly thousand golden medallions and golden bracts. In Roman sources their nobility was called Heruli. On rune stones they wrote EK ERILAR. Early Anglo-Saxon laws tell about their nobility and sense of law. They were early Vikings and all our ancestorsThe Erils | Sitemap| Kimberley Girls | Essays |Literature | Conventions | Timeline| Links | Family pages |
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NEW ...First Myth in Sumer and Scandinavia about Creation and World Order and appendix about numbershttp://freepages.history.rootsweb.com/~catshaman/13comp/0tree.htm
NEW Heavily upgraded files about Phoenician trade and Sailors in Spacetime = early boats and ships.http://freepages.history.rootsweb.com/~catshaman/09handman/0cadmus.htm http://freepages.history.rootsweb.com/~catshaman/15Sailors/05sailors1.htm NEW ...The Me as indirect law, Sumerian Law and comments to Hammurabi's codes about women
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Sumerian zodiac and myths, Egyptian calendar and rituals, Indus symbolism, Sailors in spacetime and development of boats. This is in the size of a bookTheme standing cultural stone, dolmen, longbarrow, passage grave, stony circle, ground grooves, cists, mound, stony circle, stony ship, footstool, altarstone, thing-stone, the Vi, Olympos of Nordal Updated to book's size September 2000. Integrated with Evenstorp's rock-carvings and slab cists February 2001 Theme our many mothers and the myths of Inanna and Isis including subfiles KIMBERLEY GIRLS a visit to the Aborigines of Australia 10 - 17000 years ago
Early Bronze Age pairhood, Anatolian bridge to Europe, Cadmus Phoenician trader, Male league and feudalism, Age of Aries, Indian Rigveda and age of riders, Scandinavian Edda gods Odin, Thor, Loke goddesses in rock-carvingsListed Essays The list contains occasional essays about ancient ideas. They are usually published even on the Yahoo-groups together with the latest News from Catshaman at Click to subscribe to oldworld_ideas
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