By Sam Osmanagich
The skin of the Earth over the past million years offers proof of the prevalence of eighteen ice a long time every one lasting a couple of hundred thousand years. among them there have been brief sessions of warming, which lasted not more than twelve thousand years. these have been the days whilst new existence cycles may start. lifestyles blossomed, the planet grew to become eco-friendly, and the sounds of assorted residing beings will be heard such a lot everywhere.
We at the moment are on the finish of 1 such transitority hot interval which begun 11,500 years in the past. we're quickly drawing close one other ice age. weather adjustments will accentuate, chilly areas becomes even chillier, hot areas even hotter. one other cycle will come to an finish. The dominant civilization will come to an finish and it'll take many generations earlier than one other cycle begins over from the beginning.
The thread which connects the civilizations of varied hot classes can be misplaced. Or it might probably continue to exist the following and there via oral culture or even a few written rfile. Then it's going to turn into a legend so as to, with time, be dissolved within the forces that are hooked up via delusion and imagination.
Will our far away descendants find out about us or will they suspect that they're the “first clever civilization on the earth” simply as we proudly think ourselves to be, in our lack of awareness? Will they be ready to delight in the range and spirituality which we appear to be incapable of comprehending? taking a look towards the long run, we will speak about the prior. no longer a very far away earlier. A those who arose while that we ourselves did. And who shared one small a part of our planet. And approximately whom we've forgotten as though that they had by no means existed.
Not a lot of them has been left in the back of. The ruins of structures and constructions for astronomy. An occasional glyph within the stone. And an occasional legend instructed via those that got here lengthy when they had departed.
Three hundred years isn't really many years for a civilization. in truth, via strictly clinical criteria it'd be tough to discuss this as a “civilization”. particularly due to the fact that we don't have any trustworthy information approximately the place they got here from, there are not any written files describing what they knew, and it really is nonetheless a secret as to why they deserted their houses by no means back to return.
Their towns were named by way of names which we've got given them. we don't understand what names they gave them. the aim of sure unusual buildings we will be able to purely wager at. that's the problem of this publication. From the intensity of cosmic historical past to convey to the outside no less than a few small a part of the information of these who're not here.
So that it's going to now not be forgotten.
We name them the “Anasazi”.
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When the Pueblo and Hopi came onto the scene, their architecture and spiritual accomplishments were only a pale reflection of the Anasazi. It is surprising how abandoned ruins can say so much for those who are prepared to listen. The hands that built these harmonious complexes in the unusual shape of the letter “D”, eventually to lock them up with dignity upon their departure, have left us messages which we can try to decipher. Pueblo Bonito is the heart of the Anasazi civilization. D. D. The Una Vita and Penasco Blanco settlements were inhabited for 250 years.
The original name given to it by the Anasazi is unknown. However, the Hopi, Pueblo and Navaho had given their names to this place hundreds of years later. , Chaco Canyon, New Mexico After its re-discovery in the middle of the 19th century, Pueblo Bonito was regularly vandalized over the next 70 years. Of the four-story-tall walls, the 800 apartments, some forty “standard” and three large kivas ... little remains. And as if that were not enough, in 1941 a gigantic stone collapsed above Pueblo Bonito.
The most important effect was that they discovered the existence of two worlds, two awarenesses. Our everyday, material, world of the senses, controlled by the right side of the brain, and an elevated consciousness, above our five senses, that the left side of the brain has access to. Later they worked out techniques to be able to more easily reach the state of elevated consciousness. ”. ” I ask, continuing to focus on this subject. “To see means to have access to knowledge. ” I ask, smiling within myself.