Three shrines, dating back about 3,300 years, have been discovered within a hilltop fortress in Armenia. They would have been used for divination.
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Monday, February 9, 2015
One hundred cult sites, dating back around 8,000 years, have been discovered in the Eilat Mountains in Israel. They contain structures and artifacts symbolizing fertility and death.
Posted by Owen Jarus at 5:39 AM
Friday, February 6, 2015
A mysterious stone carving, found in a garden in Leicester, contains a complex pattern that may be writing.
Posted by Owen Jarus at 6:08 AM
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
A Coptic text, dating back around 1,500 years, has been deciphered, revealing a previously unknown gospel. The text calls itself (in translation) the "Gospel of the lots of Mary." It was translated and published by Anne Marie Luijendijk, a professor at Princeton University.
Posted by Owen Jarus at 6:58 AM
Monday, February 2, 2015
Alignments have been discovered between the solstice sun and the waterways, pathways and pavilions in the gardens of the Taj Mahal.
Posted by Owen Jarus at 4:24 AM