Ashtronort – History's Mysteries

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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

Megalithic Madness – Massive Walls, Sacsaywaman, Peru

Why did so many different ancient cultures, in so many different places around the world, use such large and cumbersome building blocks to construct their temples & fortresses, when they … Continue reading

January 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Monolithic Madness – The Olmec Heads, Africans in Mexico?

There are 17/18 large carved stone heads that Mesoamerican archaeologists attribute to the Olmec society, which is said to have flourished in South East Mexico from approximately 1200 bce – … Continue reading

January 1, 2016 · 2 Comments

Megalithic Madness: 3,000 Menhirs – Carnac, Brittany

Location: LIeu-dit le Ménec, 56340 Carnac, France There is an amazing group of standing monoliths in southern Brittany near the villages of Carnac & La Trinité-sur-Mer. Here you will find THOUSANDS … Continue reading

September 26, 2015 · 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 · 4 Comments

Megalithic Madness – The Reconstruction of Tiawanaku, Bolivia

Tiawanaku (Tiahuanaco) & Puma Punka, Bolivia Puma Punka or “Gate/Door of the Puma” is the name of the ancient ruins of a Bolivian monument that historians believe predates the 13th … Continue reading

October 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Megalithic Madness – Was Stonehenge Built in the 1950s?

In this episode of megalithic madness we take a look at the crazy online rumours that stonehenge was BUILT/CREATED in the 1950s. There are many well documented images of Stonehenge … Continue reading

October 4, 2014 · 4 Comments