Ashtronort – History's Mysteries

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Monolithic Madness – The 28 Obelisks of Ancient Egypt

The largest known Egyptian obelisk is called the “unfinished obelisk”, which today can be found exactly where it was once semi-carved from the solid bedrock. This stone block was intended … Continue reading

March 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

Megalithic Madness – The Great Pyramid, Built in 20 Years?

Giza Plateau, Cairo, Egypt, North Africa. It Only Took 20 Years To Build The Great Pyramid Of Giza? The so called father of history, the Greek/Turkish traveller Herodotus who lived … Continue reading

March 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Monolithic Madness – The Monolithic Stele of Axum, Ethiopia

The Stele of Axum (Tigray, Northern Ethiopia) Most brain numbing monolithic buildings and structures from mankind’s history are usually built from many massive sized blocks, but the amazing stele at … Continue reading

February 21, 2016 · 1 Comment

Monolithic Madness – Rock Hewn Churches, Lalibela – Ethiopia

Lalibela (Roha), Ethiopia I have always been fascinated by a group of 12th century churches located in Ethiopia, which together form the architectural wonder known as the Rock Hewn Churches … Continue reading

February 12, 2015 · 11 Comments