Andean civilization For several thousand years before the Spanish invasion of Peru ina wide variety of high mountain and desert coastal kingdoms developed in western South America.
Reply You have made an interesting point that may be linked to the people who lived before the great flood, and those who did survive it, and propagated the human race thereafter. However, who exactly were these people and what did they leave behind as proof of their existence, and the proof of they being of more ancient origins than the Sumerians and Akkadians?
You provided us with a list of the Slavic nations that are of modern times, but if your theory is correct, what were these people known as, specifically?
Did they have a writing system? What about their religious, and spiritual beliefs? Recently, there were some massive stones that were discovered, I believe in the northern Russian mountains.
Is there a possibility that this civilization of which you speak, were the amazing builders architects of this paleolithic structure? Thank you for the comment, though. Mike November 22, at Have a look by googling it. Huge artificially cut stones! And there are many theories about what they were used for.
The ancient Greeks and Romans built temples on them but are not the builders of the plateau. Bert May 15, at 3: The mystery of it all; the lost answers we can merely hope for, and the wonder of passed time.
If only humans had evolved with higher moral standard, our oldest histories and lessons of these lost times could potentially have been preserved.
Neither side has hard proof and that is as far as it goes. Nobody knows, and if you were to challenge anybody who thinks they do to prove it, what you would get is a bunch of idiots telling you to read the information located on their website, and a few other bunches of idiots spitting out their justifications for believing in their God of choice.
Hell, I believed it all too, when I was young. I am not saying everybody is wrong, I am saying nobody is right. Royce The Great Flood!? Likely a local event projected and magnified through ignorance of the greater world.The beginnings of Olmec civilization have traditionally been placed between and BCE.
Past finds of Olmec remains ritually deposited at El Manati shrine (near San Lorenzo) moved this back to "at least" – BCE. It seems that the Olmec had their roots in early farming cultures of Tabasco, which began between BCE and BCE.
Anthropology offers the opportunity to study human existence in the present and the past and to explore how and why humans vary in their behaviors, cultures and biology.
This original illustration depicts Peruvian Nasca Culture panpipes, dated to between A.D. These ancient panpipes are made of terra cotta, embellished with anthropomorphic and geometric patterns. The Cultural Similarities & Differences Between the Inca and Mayan Empires.
Topics: Maya civilization, but it was home to many diverse indigenous cultures long before the Incas arrived.
Although there is evidence of human habitation in Peru as long ago as the eighth millennium BC, there is little evidence of organized village life until. Aztec And Mayan Differences: This article is about differences in Aztec and Mayan civilization. Aztecs and Mayans are both ancient American civilizations that the conquering Spaniards encountered when they set foot on that continent.
There were some important differences between the two. Both cultures believed in sacrifice, but the . The warrant for this, according to Sierra and Coppens, is an unspecified account from in which a Jesuit friar wrote of the tunnels that allowed the Inca to travel from Sacsayhuaman to the Coricancha to worship the Punchao.