Ancient Indonesian Site of Gunung Padang Could Be 28,000-years-old Say Researchers

hey share what you know eraoflightdotcomAn enormous pyramid-like structure in Indonesia that may represent the remains of an ancient temple hid underground for thousands of years. Scientists presented evidence of the remarkable construction

Ancient Cultures Suggest Morning Meditation May Lead to a Deeper Experience

morning meditation eraoflight.jpgAccording to the beliefs of several ancient cultures, the early morning hours may be ideal for meditation and spiritual reflection. New age and spiritual circles will also claim that if you wake between the hours of 3am and 5am, you may be going through a spiritual awakening

This Giant Cave In China Has 100 People Living Inside

new earth era of lightZhongdong village in Guizhou Province, China, is believed to be the country’s only inhabited, year-round settlement located inside a naturally occurring cave.

At 1800 meters (almost 6000 ft) above sea level, the cave can only be accessed by a one hour hike, and because of such inaccessibility, the community struggles to survive. To make matters worse, the government stated that “China is not a

One Man Plants a Forest, One Tree at a Time

eraoflight healthy you and worldPayeng’s quest began in 1979 when he was only 16 years old. During floods that year, a large number of snakes [washed] ashore on the sandbar.

Jadav “Molai” Payeng, the ‘Forest Man of India’, has achieved something many would find unimaginable. The Padma Shri awardee

Think Everyone Died Young in Ancient Societies? Think Again

unfolding mysteriesYou might have seen the cartoon: two cavemen sitting outside their cave knapping stone tools. One says to the other: ‘Something’s just not right – our air is clean, our water is pure, we all get plenty of exercise, everything we eat is organic and free-range, and yet nobody lives past 30.’

This cartoon reflects a very common view of ancient lifespans, but it is based on

Archaeologists Make Stunning Discovery In Pompeii, Uncovering A Plethora Of Frescoes

througthelight eraoflight270 years since the remains of the ancient city of Pompeii were first discovered, archaeologists continue to make incredible discoveries that help understand the history and faith of an ancient city devoured by a Volcanic eruption.

Pompeii was a city of Ancient Rome located along with Herculaneum and other smaller places in the region of Campania

Man Builds Replica Of The Great Pyramid And Taps Into ‘Mystical Energy’

light pyramid eraoflightFor centuries have scholars maintained that Pyramids were built to serve as tombs for mighty rulers to rest.

For thousands of years have ancient civilizations around the globe built majestic structures reaching for the sky.

The most famous pyramids ever built were erected in ancient Egypt

The Famous Crystal Skulls

througthelight eraoflightThe most widely celebrated and mysterious crystal skull is the Mitchell-Hedges Skull, for at least two good reasons. First, it is very similar in form to an actual human skull, even featuring a fitted removable jawbone. Most known crystal skulls are of a more stylized structure, often with unrealistic features and teeth that are simply etched onto a single skull piece. Second, it is impossible to say how the Mitchell-Hedges

Trees Talk to Each Other in a Language We Can Learn

nature summer eraoflightA walk amongst the trees is rejuvenating, nourishing and healing, yet a forest is so much more than an amazing collection of trees. There is a lot going on in the forests that we can’t see. Ecologist Suzanne Simard says trees have a sophisticated and interconnected social network existing underground

Native American Myths of Creation Part 6

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Anishnabe found himself alone on earth. The Creator told him to give everything a name, and he did this, accompanied by a wolf. He discovered that only he, among the many species, was alone, without a mate, and he was lonely. He traveled to the Great Lakes and while searching, heard a beautiful song

Native American Myths of Creation Part 5

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The Navajo creation story involves three underworlds where important events happened to shape the Fourth World where we now live.

The Navajo creation story

Ancient Manuscripts Contain Evidence of Planet Nine Claim Scientists

unfolding mysteriesBy analyzing ancient manuscripts and data gathered by Anglo-Saxon Astronomers, in combination with modern data by NASA and other space agencies, experts from Queen’s University hope to narrow down the location of elusive Planet Nine.

In the distant past, ancient astronomers spotted countless things in the night sky

Native American Myths of Creation Part 4

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The Lakota recount in their version of demiurge that the gods lived in the heavens and humans lived in an underworld without culture. Creation was initiated by Inktomi (“spider”), the trickster, who

Native American Myths of Creation Part 3

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Talapas (Creator) gave life to the surface of the Earth. It grew in abundance. Later, he placed the animal forms of all the Totem Spirits on the surface of the Earth Mother, and they prospered. Talapas then instructed T’soona (Thunderbird) to carry these special eggs from the other place, and place them on

These Are The Rare Ancient Maps, Used By Ancient Explorers To Travel The Earth

througthelight eraoflightThese are the rare ancient charts used by ancient navigators to explore the Earth, and they are about to be sold in an auction in London and could sell for millions.

Thousands of years ago, explorers used whatever maps they could find to travel to places no one else had been

Native American Myths of Creation Part 2

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Long, long ago, a great island floated in a giant ocean. This island hung from four thick ropes from the sky, which was solid rock. There were no peoples and it was always dark. The animals could not see so they got the sun and put it in a path that

Native American Myths of Creation Part 1

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In the beginning was only Tepeu and Gucumatz (Feathered Serpent) who also wintry the name Quetzalcoatl . These two sat together and thought, and whatever they thought came into being. They thought Earth

Wonders Of Ancient Engineering: The Majestic Rock-Cut Tombs Of The Achaemenid Kings

througthelight eraoflight12 kilometers northwest of Persepolis, in the Fars Province in Iran, lie the magnificent ancient ruins of the Naqsh-e Rustam necropolis.

The ancient Necropolis is home to four tombs of the Achaemenid kings, carved on the perpendicular cliffs of the mountain. The tombs are sometimes known as the Persian crosses, after the shape

Once Hidden in Plain Sight and Surprisingly Ignored: The Great Pyramid of Cholula

sharewhatyouknow eraoflightMesoamerica is home to a number of pyramids. Some of these pyramids are quite well-known, whilst others are much more obscure. Despite being recognized by the Guinness Book of Records as the largest pyramid in the world, one of the less familiar pyramids is the Great Pyramid of Cholula.

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Huge UK Archaeology Excavations Project Unearths Prehistoric, Roman, Anglo-Saxon, and Medieval Sites!

eraoflight world newsOne of the largest archaeology projects in the UK has revealed Anglo-Saxon settlements, a Roman military camp, remnants of a Medieval village, and a wealth of archaeological treasures. That’s quite a lot for what first appeared as flat Cambridgeshire countryside! The Guardian reports that 200-plus archaeologists have

Unprecedented: 7,000-Year-Old Submerged Archaeological Site Found Off The Coast Of Florida

spiral star“This will forever transform the way we approach offshore archaeology.”

An ancestral burial site belonging to native America culture has been found under the ocean near Key Manasota (Manasota Key Offshore, MKO), on the west coast of the Florida peninsula

Researchers Unearth Sophisticated Engineering And Metal-Work Beneath Ancient Greek ‘Pyramid’

sharewhatyouknow eraoflightAs noted by experts, this ancient ‘pyramid’ composed of a number of terraces of would have blazed in the Greek sun, visible from far off. Beneath the structure, researchers discovered traces of complex engineering and metal-working

8.5-Mile Pyramid’ Discovered at Bottom of the Ocean

unfolding mysteriesA mysterious pyramid-like structure has been found on the ocean floor, and now theories are being bandied about regarding what the underwater object could be. Marcelo Igazusta of Argentina found the structure in the Pacific Ocean to the west of Mexico while exploring on Google Earth.

While Igazusta suspects

Mysterious Hum From Deep Inside The Earth Revealed

new earth era of lightIt has long been known that the Earth continually generates a low-frequency vibration signal, with attempts at recording the “hum” going back to at least 1959 while finally been conclusively proven in

Antarctic Caves Found to Be Home to “New World” of Plants and Animals, Heated by Volcano

sunny day eraoflightIn Antarctic ice, cave systems exist underneath the Ross Island volcano Mount Erebus. Recently, it was discovered that the ice could be the breeding ground for an “exciting new world,” according to scientists from Australia National University.

They analyzed DNA obtained from

5.7 Million-Year-Old Hominin Footprints Challenge Human Evolutionary Timeline

revealing mysteryA new discovery on the Mediterranean island of Crete might be about to put yet another cat among those pigeons, as researchers claim that hominin footprints found on the island date back some 5.7 million years.

By: Josh Davis/IFL Science  If the

This Ancient Roman Sword Found On Oak Island Completely Rewrites History As We Know It

revealing mysteryWe’re taught in school that Christopher Columbus discovered America. Of course, the idea that you can discover a continent already inhabited by millions of other humans is, well, dubious at best, but now there’s more evidence that Columbus was not the first European to set foot on the continent of North America.

The Mysterious Stone Spheres Of Costa Rica

revealing mysteryIn the 1930s while clearing the Costa Rican jungle for banana plantations, employees of the United Fruit Company began uncovering large stone spheres buried in the forest floor. Almost immediately, the mysterious spheres became prized lawn ornaments, ending up on the front yards of government buildings, homes of wealthy buyers and fruit company executives

Archaeologists find a 3,000-year-old Sun Altar in China

Sun-altar-China-Aerial-ViewArchaeologists have successfully excavated the remains of a 3,000-year-old altar dedicated to the worship of the sun in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. The ruins sit along the path what later became the famous Silk Road. The 300-foot structure is believed to have been

A War Ending Phenomenon: Total Solar Eclipse Occurring on August 21 in the US

eclipseWhen a total solar eclipse occurred just over 2,600 years ago, on May 28, 585 BC, the sight of it is believed to have been the main reason for the end of the battle between the Medes and the Lydians. This year’s anniversary of the strange phenomenon, comes in a year that Americans are getting ready to experience a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness the same