The Science of the Dogon by Laird Scranton. We have reproduced below the Conclusion of this superb scholarly book, which gives overwhelming support to the. Avi Solomon: Who are the Dogon? Laird Scranton: The Dogon are a modern-day African tribe from Mali who seem to observe many interesting. One time I got into a little discussion with Laird Scranton on facebook where I said that I thought some things about the Dogon culture were very interesting, but .
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The suggestion that this science was conveyed to the Dogon through modern contacts does not adequately explain the presence of these same well-known symbols in ancient myths. A Study of the Founding Symbols of Civilization. Interestingly, the myths that depict his creative efforts bear a striking resemblance to the modern scientific definitions of matter, beginning with the atom and continuing all the way to the vibrating threads of string theory.
The study of ancient symbol and myth scanton often hampered by evidence which, for any given culture, may have become fragmented over time. For example, in ancient Egypt, matter is said to have been woven by the Mother Goddess Neith, using a shuttle and a loom.
Ritchie Benedict, New Dawn, May-June, “Enjoyable reading and a hands-on educational approach make this book very enjoyable. Today, on a daily basis, through every media outlet, we witness a world spinning out of control.
We have reproduced below the Conclusion of this superb scholarly book, which gives overwhelming support to the O’Brien thesis of a single benevolent advanced source for civilization. However, upon closer examination, we see that this point of view simply does not laiird water. Ian Driscoll rated it really liked it Mar 23, Yahweh or Jehovah a real person. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Provide feedback about this page.
Feb 20, Synthia Green rated it liked it. The knowledge of the Sirius star system and also professed knowledge of a number of scientific facts by the Dogon were not known, and others that were scrznton even proposed, by modern science when they were documented in the s and s by Zcranton and Dieterlen.
In this book, Laird Scranton shows how the Dogon creation “myths” have deeper scientific meaning.
The Science of the Dogon: Decoding the African Mystery Tradition
It is this version that is disseminated in schools and through the mainstream media. The Science of the Dogon should prove to be a revolutionary force, especially with regard to integrating the Dogon cosmological vision into our own lives. In the purest cases, these relationships between words are supported by common multiple meanings or by common related symbols-often by the Egyptian glyphs used to write the words, whose shapes match related Dogon cosmological drawings.
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But “The Pyramid Code” introduced me to geological, astronomical, mathematical, electrical, and linguistic arguments that were actually ARGUMENTS, and so lairdd they made the orthodox narrative look like fabrication.
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Paperbackpages. Neolithic Scotland and the Origins of Ancient Egypt. The Science of the Dogon: Scientific analysis of megalithic structures confirm observational astronomy c2, BC. We are endlessly assured by history and by science and therefore by and large we believe that despite all doogn looming doomsday scenarios, we of the twenty- first century represent the most advanced, most developed, and most highly evolved human beings ever to inhabit the planet.
Likewise, there seems to be a relationship between Dogon cosmological drawings and the shapes of various Egyptian glyphs, yet among the Dogon, these drawings have never taken on the status of an actual written language. Till such time we need more Laird Scrantons and John Anthony Wests and their challenging presentations to make the average person question the oracles of historians, anthropologists and scientists.
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To my way of thinking, one critical omission on the part of most researchers of ancient myth has been to ignore these unexplained similarities, which seem scraton coexist among widely divergent societies but without compelling reason. Readers will find the conclusion about the Dogon way exciting reading.
The potential importance of Dogon myth and symbol as a pivotal resource for the study of comparative cosmology is underscored by several suggestive points: Open Preview See a Problem?
The litany is endless, familiar, and numbingly repetitious.
Comparative Cosmology: The Dogon, Buddhism and Ancient Egypt – Graham Hancock Official Website
Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. The Dogon cosmological system conveys scientific meaning through a complex system of mythological themes, symbols, storylines, and words. Since these same facts had already been acknowledged by Western scientists by the time they were scrantton for the Svranton, popular researcher Carl Sagan suggested that the Dogon may have simply learned the facts from some knowledgeable modern visitor, then incorporated them into their pre-existing body of cosmological knowledge.