See links to earlier essays at foot of page. It is not known whether the Akapana actually had any calendric function, it is merely a suggestion based on the width of the platform, but if it did, it seems out of place with the other calendar especially when the elaborate Sun Gate freize belongs to the earlier calendar.
The "sunken portico" is also described as being 20" The town is surrounded by a mud wall and ditch. Plan with astronomical angles within the Kalasasaya. Through the mediation and negotiation of General Armando Escobar Uria, the property was swapped for another parcel in the neighborhood of Sopocachi.
With paintshop we can align the two broken halves more perfectly, because if the chasquis should turn out to be 7. This stone slab is 7. For example the Puma Punku Click to expand Plus, it was to offer thanks for the bountiful fauna and flora in the area that made it possible for these Sumerian explorers to support themselves in Bolivia.
Portugal-Zamora began to restore the bowl by applying cement to the parts that showed chipping and deterioration. The Tiwanaku calendar found in the Kalasasaya used a mathematical year of days, every pillar on the calendar wall divided the year into 20 "half-months" of 18 days and every second pillar on the calendar represented a division of the year into 10 months of 36 days.
As it happens, it was found just west of Tiahuanaco in a hill that was visible from the road.
This is the cubit built into the sides of the Great Pyramid in Egypt whose sides measure such cubits. Firuzabad is situated in a low-lying area of the region, so Alexander was able to drown the city by directing the flow of a river into the city.
Above, plan of Kalasasaya compound according to H. Archaeologists in Bolivia seemed to have no doubts as to the authenticity of both objects, and so the race was on to decipher the scripts. The symbols are found on the front of the legs, below the hands and on the right and left thighs.
Puma Punku means the door of the Puma in the native Aymara language. This is because the Proto-Mande formerly lived in Libya, until they migrated from this area into the Niger valley of West Africa.
A quick analysis showed that metres was Egyptian Royal Cubits of mm In my eyes it someway diminishes the humanity of us all.Mar 30, · Fuente Magna Bowl: Ancient Sumerian Artifacts In Bolivia? Or Fakes THIS is Why The Sumerians are NOT Taught in School Puma Punku Bolivia.
Puma Punku - Aerial View image - Google The pyramid is dramatically damaged by looting and quarrying that began with the Spanish Conquest and has continued through the 20th Century.
that researchers had been unable to read the writing because they refused to compare Proto-Elamite and Proto-Sumerian writing with other writing.
Puma Punku The Akapana pyramid in Tiwanaku is fairly well known but another less known pyramid or platform to the south-west is called the Puma Punku.
evidence of the use of "Sumerian" measurement units at Teotihuacan just as we have also found evidence of the use of Sumerian units at Puma Punku, In "Tiwanaku cubits", this. Debunked: Ancient Aliens. Discussion in 'UFOs, Aliens It's interesting how for example Puma Punku's people did have the same writing system as the sumerians did have.
Schoch (who has done important work, IMO *Edit: I refer to his observations on the sphinx) who have assessed the "pyramid" recognize that it is a natural formation.
Last. 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.
(Ivan) Located just 45 miles west of La Paz high in the breathtaking Andes mountains lie the mysterious ruins of an archaeological site called Puma Punku. This ancient site is home to megalithic stones which many researchers say are among the largest on the planet.
Some of the megaliths here measure up to 26 feet long and weigh more than .Download