He was a post-Homeric hero, who, after the death of the Trojan warrior Hector, went to assist his uncle Priam, the last king of Troy, against the Greeks. Mainstream scholars believe the blocks found at Puma Punku were formed by hand with primitive stone tools.
Many of the blocks are cut in perfect interlocking shapes—a feat far beyond a primitive civilization that used stone and bronze hand tools. Curiously, Viracocha was depicted having many characteristics which are unlike those of the native population.
The diviner speaks good. Du lu gi; People came from far and wide for a Pachacamac prophecy. Puma Punku sumerian writing at puma punku Tiahuanaco may have been in fact one massive complex.
Shattering traditional views on ancient cultures, the archaeological site of Puma Punku features incredibly precise stones, precision cuts, and polished surfaces on stones that have defied explanation for centuries.
This ancient site is home to megalithic stones which many researchers say are among the largest on the planet. Only a few places on earth display this type of stonework. Now a new chapter in the story may be unfolding. The guards stood near the Pokotia Monolith, and, alas, photography of the object was out of the question.
In the vicinity of Tiahuanaco, experts excavated a mysterious object called the Fuente Magna Bowl. The signs have syllabic values.
The second largest stone block found within the Pumapunku is 7. Hyatt Verrill and Rith Verrill who thought, Sumerian writing at puma punku "It seems probable that maize was carried from America to Asia by the earliest Sumerian voyagers, but in its new home, where the people were unfamiliar with its proper cultivation and hybridisation, it deteriorated and died out, whereas, in America, where the Indians were familiar with the proper care of corn, it increased and improved.
The Firuzabad site was surrounded by a ditch 35 metres wide according to Prof Huff, or 50 metres wide according to Wikipedia, and again, 50 metres in Sumerian cubits would be cubits which sounds more appropriate.
The writing on the back is written in Proto-Sumerian. One of the most mysterious ancient sites composed of supermassive megaliths and stones that appear to be worked with laser-like tools was built thousands of years ago in modern-day Bolivia.
One of the most fascinating archaeological artifacts ever discovered near Tiahuanaco is the famous Fuente Magna Bowl. In the south canal of the Pumapunku, the I-shaped cramps were cast in place.
His son, King Sennacherib, applied the "secret" of using underground conduits in building an irrigation system around Nineveh. However, the blocks do not have the same dimensions, although they are close. During the period BC, when Persian rule extended from the Indus to the Nile, qanat technology spread throughout the empire.
Then there is the name of the oldest inhabitants of the Altiplano, who lived in reed houses and built reed boats just like the Sumerians. Firuzabad - the old city 2km in diameter and modern city of Firuzabad.
Snare a portion of the pure voice. It has also been found that there are many Semitic words or roots underlaying the local Aymara laguage in Bolivia.
So, who was Viracocha, and is it possible that there is more to him than what we have been led to believe? The strong father Putaki to send forth the divination". Oblique view of Atlantis mountain at Pampa Pullagas. So, how did it get there, and why was it so highly regarded that is appears on pottery of the time?
Since the radiocarbon date came from the lowermost and oldest layer of mound-fill underlying the andesite and sandstone stonework, the stonework must have been constructed sometime after AD — Alberto Marini, translated it and reported that it was Sumerian. Underground water channels are found in ancient Persia where they are known as Qanats.
We decided to drive down the dirt road to the pyramid, but Erich warned us that the villagers did not like visitors— apparently the pyramid was their private site. Winters then turned his attention to the Pokotia Monolith. For Memnon, starting from Ethiopia, overrun Egypt and conquered the East as far as the city of Susa, which he surrounded by walls.
Age[ edit ] Researchers have worked to determine the age of the Pumapunku complex since the discovery of the Tiwanaku site.
The oracle to open up much benefit for all. But the question of these sculptures in particular is whether they are genuine and of a great antiquity, or more recent copies, i.
As it happens, it was found just west of Tiahuanaco in a hill that was visible from the road.Then after referring to several published works on the Sumerian language and writing system, e.g., C.S.
Ball, Chinese and Sumerian (London, ), and John A. Halloran, Sumerian Lexicon, he was able to decipher the Fuente Magna writing.
Puma Punku - Aerial View image - Google Earth - Dr. Winters believed that researchers had been unable to read the writing because they refused to compare Proto-Elamite and Proto-Sumerian writing with other writing systems used in BC.
He compared the writing to the Libyco-Berber writing used in the Sahara years. Source: Decipherment of the Cuneiform Writing on the Fuente Magna Bowl of two writing systems on these artifacts we have to look at Mesopotamian history and see who used both Proto-Sumerian writing and who used cuneiform writing at the same time?
The answer is: the Sumerians. Pumapunku or Puma Punku (Aymara and Quechua puma cougar, puma, punku door, Hispanicized Puma Puncu) is part of a large temple complex or monument group that is part of the Tiwanaku Site near Tiwanaku, in western.
Well, written on it you will find Sumerian cuneiform and Proto-Sumerian hieroglyphs, and this is actually a big deal because according to researchers, Sumerians and the ancient people who inhabited Tiahuanaco and Puma Punku were never connected.
The Fuente Magna, a large stone dish found on the shores of Lake Titicaca, is covered in proto sumerian writing, so prehaps Sargon's claim was true after all. Above, measurement of Puma Punku (Tiwanaku) by Alexei Vranich in Journal of .Download