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Origins of the Celts
Two new groups of people emerge in Central Europe during the late Neolithic (New Stone Age) period, one certainly immigrant. Each group may be distinguished archaeologically by characteristic artifacts found in their respective burial sites. One was a Bell...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
The Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
How Odin Became Santa Claus: Symbolism and Pagan Origins of a Gift-Giving Saint
The story begins in the northern regions of Europe where the supreme god Odin, also known as Wodan among the German tribes, reigned. (He still lives among us in Wednesday, which is Wodan’s day). Odin/Wodan was the god of wisdom, magick and occult knowledge,...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Story of the Celts: The Ancient Celts
The Ancient Celts [ 8 ] What is surprising to most modern readers is just how widespread across Europe the Celts once were. The Celts have been called the "Fathers of Europe," that is north of the Greco-Roman Mediterranean. Long before the Germanic...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Forward
We live in the midst of a crisis so immense it boggles the poor, overloaded mind of modern humanity. The people of the world cannot seem to grasp its implications. Like a billboard whose message and image are stretched to such vast proportions that it fills...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 1
FACING OUR REALITY Lets face it, the pace and direction of worldly changes have run far ahead of the current human capacity to change with them. Modern society has become a force with its own momentum; a great machine of mass production and...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium

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Mayans: a Y chromosome perspective
Proto or Archaic Mayans are first detected in what we know today as Petén, Central Guatemala about 4000 ya. The region of Petén is considered the birth place of Mayan civilization.
Why We Need the Dead
Many immigrants and refugees, however, insist on returning to their country of origin to die or to be buried. ii. the work of settling ....
The environmental impact of the Maya civilization is still visible today
Many Maya structures can still be seen to this day including the Temple of Kukulkan in the city of Chichen Itza in the southern Mexican state of Yucatan. Kukulkan was the feathered serpent, the Maya snake deity. Maya civilization was also known for the ...
Native Americans revive squash from seeds found in an 800-year-old pot
Frederick Wiseman, retired professor and expert on ethno-botany, spent years researching and working with the Maya civilization in Guatemala and Mexico. But for the past two decades he's turned his attention to plants native to his homeland.
Severe droughts led to fall of the Maya — Can we learn from this?
Carbon dating puts the earliest known occupation of Mayan society in Cuello (modern-day Belize) around 2600 BC. The Maya were an impressive civilization, as seen by the art and architecture they left behind. But they were also skilled intellectually, ...

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