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The Mystery of the Lost Ancient Culture of the Maya – Part 2

The Mystery of the Lost Ancient Culture of the Maya – Part 2

by David Carr  | 6/5/14

Many alien theorists suggest that the Maya’s belief in gods was based on the visitation of aliens from a more advanced civilization. They believe knowledge was delivered from the stars and was used to build the temples and pyramids of the many different ancient sites throughout the world.  But what if ‘the stars’ was not the realm of aliens, but was believed to be the place of the afterlife, where their ancestors resided? – See more at: http://www.ancient-origins.net/opinion/mystery-lost-ancient-culture-maya-part-2-001721#.U4_PoIl0om

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The Mystery of the Lost Ancient Culture of the Maya

The Mystery of the Lost Ancient Culture of the Maya

by David Carr  |  6/4/14

The collapse of the Maya civilization is considered one of the greatest unsolved mysteries of the ancient world. One can only speculate their downfall from the numerous explanations presented by researchers. The differences of their accounts imply the Maya and their way of life is virtually a complete mystery to our modern way of thinking. How did this advanced society disappear without leaving any solid evidence of their downfall? Is this a sign of a sudden collapse from a cataclysm or, like some believe, abandonment as the result of political upheaval?   …more