Welcome to an overview on
                       Archeoastronomy

                          Presented by Heidi
           ...
What is this subject?
              How long has it been studied?
         What kind of controversies come from this
     ...
Archeoastronomy

                            What is it, really?
               Dictionaries say it is the study of astron...
John Aubrey (1626-1697)
 Antiquarian and Writer
Reverend William Stukeley (1687- 1765)
Antiquarian, Scholar of Sacred History,
       And Cabalistic Science
J. Norman Lockyer (1836-1920)
 Civil Servant, Solar Physicist
Temples, Druids, Alignments with the
             heavens.
Robert Bauvel and Graham Hancock
     John Anthony West and
          Robert Schoch
Around the World
Welcome to Egypt
        Nabta Playa, Sahara Desert
Circular Zodiac




 Originally on the ceiling of
  The Temple of Het-Hert
           (Hathor)
It is presently in the Louv...
The Great Monuments




                    Giza Plateau


Karnak, Luxor
Welcome to Europe




  La Roche aux Fees
Welcome to the United Kingdom
The Most Famous of All
          Stonehenge
Avebury
Scotland




Ballochroy, Kintyre, Argyll
Aulton,
Aberdeenshire
Ireland
          Newgrange, Meath
Roma,
Ankor Wat, Easter Island
Welcome to the Americas




Tiahuanaco, Bolivia
Central America
Dzibilchaltún, Yucatan
Caracol Tower, Chichen Itza, Mexico
Templo Mayor, Tenochtitlan

                 TEOTIHUACAN
                 Temple of the Sun
North America
  Miami, Florida
America’s Stonehenge, Mystery Hill




                         Sacrificial Stone
Cahokia Mounds,
              Southern Illinois



Serpent Mound, Ohio
Poverty Point, northeastern Louisiana
Chaco Canyon, New Mexico
Big Horn Medicine Wheel, Wyoming
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Archeoastronomy

  1. 1. Welcome to an overview on Archeoastronomy Presented by Heidi Short and her Helpful Assistants NOTE: If you are using Microsoft PowerPoint 97, you should use the EmptyTemplate97.ppt document instead of this one.
  2. 2. What is this subject? How long has it been studied? What kind of controversies come from this subject? Can we make connections with the past? Some of the places around the world connected to this subject . Examples of what can be seen. NOTE: If you are using Microsoft PowerPoint 97, you should use the EmptyTemplate97.ppt document instead of this one.
  3. 3. Archeoastronomy What is it, really? Dictionaries say it is the study of astronomy by ancient cultures. But it is so much more. Interpretation, practices and knowledge that the ancient cultures had of the stars and worlds above. NOTE: If you are using Microsoft PowerPoint 97, you should use the EmptyTemplate97.ppt document instead of this one.
  4. 4. John Aubrey (1626-1697) Antiquarian and Writer
  5. 5. Reverend William Stukeley (1687- 1765) Antiquarian, Scholar of Sacred History, And Cabalistic Science
  6. 6. J. Norman Lockyer (1836-1920) Civil Servant, Solar Physicist
  7. 7. Temples, Druids, Alignments with the heavens.
  8. 8. Robert Bauvel and Graham Hancock John Anthony West and Robert Schoch
  9. 9. Around the World
  10. 10. Welcome to Egypt Nabta Playa, Sahara Desert
  11. 11. Circular Zodiac Originally on the ceiling of The Temple of Het-Hert (Hathor) It is presently in the Louver. A replica currently resides in The Temple “Circular Zodiac”
  12. 12. The Great Monuments Giza Plateau Karnak, Luxor
  13. 13. Welcome to Europe La Roche aux Fees
  14. 14. Welcome to the United Kingdom
  15. 15. The Most Famous of All Stonehenge
  16. 16. Avebury
  17. 17. Scotland Ballochroy, Kintyre, Argyll
  18. 18. Aulton, Aberdeenshire
  19. 19. Ireland Newgrange, Meath
  20. 20. Roma, Ankor Wat, Easter Island
  21. 21. Welcome to the Americas Tiahuanaco, Bolivia
  22. 22. Central America Dzibilchaltún, Yucatan
  23. 23. Caracol Tower, Chichen Itza, Mexico
  24. 24. Templo Mayor, Tenochtitlan TEOTIHUACAN Temple of the Sun
  25. 25. North America Miami, Florida
  26. 26. America’s Stonehenge, Mystery Hill Sacrificial Stone
  27. 27. Cahokia Mounds, Southern Illinois Serpent Mound, Ohio
  28. 28. Poverty Point, northeastern Louisiana
  29. 29. Chaco Canyon, New Mexico
  30. 30. Big Horn Medicine Wheel, Wyoming
  31. 31. The end

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