Scepticism, Bosnian Pyramid, Gunung Padang, Nan Madol, Mynydd Carn Ingli

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        The autumn leaves are falling like rain. Although my neighbors are all barbarians and you, you are a thousand miles away, there are always two cups at my table. T’ang Dynasty poem The 300 Tang Dynasty … Continue reading

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Kormos, Stonehenge, Tiwanaku, Pumapunku, Egyptians, Olmecs

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  Kormos An evil spirit. This spirit follows a man throughout his lifetime, recording all his deeds. It is an evil and impure spirit and son of Kayra. It was also described as a black entity living in the Underworld. … Continue reading

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Lamarck, History of Art, Stones, Ollantaytambo

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  The Ottawa Evening Herald, January 27, 1902. — Soniasuponia (@Soniasuponia) October 13, 2016 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Perhaps the most famous—or notorious—proto-evolutionist was Jean-Baptiste Lamarck, who in 1802 adopted the word biologie to describe the study of living beings and postulated … Continue reading

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Kutkh, Prehistory, Radioactive Decay, Elgygytgyn

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      Kutkh appears in many legends: as a key figure in creation, as a fertile ancestor of mankind, as a mighty shaman and as a trickster. He is a popular subject of the animist stories of the Chukchi … Continue reading

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Recalibrating Dating, Time, The Past, History, Events, Paradigms, World Myths

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  This is a timeline which gives the history of sacred texts, as well as a few other relevant events. Of course, not all of the dates in this timeline are accurate; some are entirely conjectural. I have included a … Continue reading

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ulvfugl : The Interview

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      The Lindy effect is a theory of the life expectancy of non-perishable things that posits for a certain class of nonperishables, like a technology or an idea, every additional day may imply a longer (remaining) life expectancy:[1] … Continue reading

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Paradigms, Thomas Kuhn, Weltanschauung, Robert Schoch, New Earth Lady

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    Oxford English Dictionary. Paradigm, NOUN A world view underlying the theories and methodology of a particular scientific subject. For example : ‘the discovery of universal gravitation became the paradigm of successful science’ More example sentences ‘Leg blood flow … Continue reading

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The Sublime, Lucid Dreams, Meditation, Siddhis, Sinister Aspects

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        In short, the Beautiful, according to Burke, is what is well-formed and aesthetically pleasing, whereas the Sublime is what has the power to compel and destroy us. The preference for the Sublime over the Beautiful was … Continue reading

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Culture, Divinity, Sanctity, Sorcery, Otherworld, Marina Warner, Sharon Blackie

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        It is true that cobras are worshipped by many Hindus, especially on a specific festival dedicated to them (just as there are specific festivals for mountains, rivers, cows, trees, and hundreds of other gods and goddesses … Continue reading

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Oera Linda Bok, Meditation, Enlightenment, Gurdjieff

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  In the 19th century, ascendant nationalism in Europe used local folklore and ancient legends to bolster a sense of identity. One curious example of this is the Oera Linda Book, a controversial manuscript, dated 1256, from the Frisian region … Continue reading

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