Articles by Author

The Vedic origins of Greek ship design

In this short paper I propose that the Greek ship design was based on the Makara creature. A vedic “sea dragon” with a floral tail, as representation of the Milky way. The boat mimicked the creature in the night sky / sky sea. https://www.academia.edu/38288814/The_vedic_origin_of_Greek_ship_design See also my Makara paper here: https://www.academia.edu/34955818/The_Makara_a_clear_link_between_Meso_American_and_Asian_Vedic_cultures If you appreciate my …

The Vedic origins of Greek ship design Read More »

The holy grail, symbol of the union of male and female.

One of my favorite temples is the one in Java, Candi Sukuh. This because of the Mayan style pyramid and also because of the visual representation of yoni and lingam. Something that is more stylized in Indian temples. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sukuh Mostly they are called Shiva lingams, even if the yoni part clearly sits under it. The …

The holy grail, symbol of the union of male and female. Read More »

Hypothesis: Ain Dara temple and its astronomical alignment to the constellation Bootes at spring

Ain Dara temple has a NW orientation: Google map image with next to it the temple of Enlil in Iraq/ Nippur. I suspected the temple was originated to stars/sky.. Since spring was the most important season I set it for 21-3- year 2. I could not got further in this stellarium app. Ein Dara. Coordinates: 36°27′50″N …

Hypothesis: Ain Dara temple and its astronomical alignment to the constellation Bootes at spring Read More »

Hypothesis: Rock relief of Aslantaş, Göynüş Valley in Turkey, is a depiction of Potnia Theron

A hypothesis that the rock relief of Aslantaş, Göynüş Valley in Turkey, is a depiction of Potnia Theron.  The head is missing, the cave is the womb of the figure at the exact level of the womens genitals, where the legs end.  I disagree with the current tomb explanation. This is the proposed depiction, the head …

Hypothesis: Rock relief of Aslantaş, Göynüş Valley in Turkey, is a depiction of Potnia Theron Read More »

Worldwide iconographic relations of Medusa to Kali, Kirthimukha, KaliMukha and Chaupiñamca, Coatlicue, Melusine

Observation made by Stijn van den Hoven KaliMukha, Kirthimukha (temple faces) are identical to the Medusa and Kali imagery and seen in many other cultures as well as a fanged monster, mostly associated with serpents or serpent hair. We even see the same karakter back in the Chavin culture, with fangs, snake hair and recognizable …

Worldwide iconographic relations of Medusa to Kali, Kirthimukha, KaliMukha and Chaupiñamca, Coatlicue, Melusine Read More »

Astronomical myth/god parallels between India, Sumeria, Greece and the Bible.

Krishna and his brother Balarama fighting Aristasura. This post started of researching the parallels between Krishna stories and Hercules labours. The origins in my opinion, lay in astronomy. To the end of this post a story starts to emerge if all things and history is taken into consideration, that might rewrite current known history. Hercules …

Astronomical myth/god parallels between India, Sumeria, Greece and the Bible. Read More »

Why there are crabs, turtles or scarab at base of obelisks.

This post adresses the meaning of obelisks. Not as a phallic symbol but as the pillar of heaven. After an 2016 article of Bibhu Dev Misra (links to credit below) where he links mount meru to the cosmic turtle and bixi turtle i started digging deeper in this particular worldly symbolism.  Fb post Https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=10208065101415876&id=1549665433  Blogarticle …

Why there are crabs, turtles or scarab at base of obelisks. Read More »

Become a Patreon!
Youtube
Instagram
RSS