User Tag List

+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 8 of 8

Thread: Evidence for the Queen of Sheba Found In Ethiopia?

  1. #1
    Original Ranter
    Points: 141,253, Level: 90
    Level completed: 51%, Points required for next Level: 1,797
    Overall activity: 52.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassOverdrive50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Mister D's Avatar Unenlightened
    Karma
    23779
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Posts
    41,837
    Points
    141,253
    Level
    90
    Thanks Given
    5,583
    Thanked 7,318x in 5,790 Posts
    Mentioned
    285 Post(s)
    Tagged
    1 Thread(s)
    Rep Power
    282

    Evidence for the Queen of Sheba Found In Ethiopia?

    Almost 3,000 years ago, the ruler of Sheba, which spanned modern-day Ethiopia and Yemen, arrived in Jerusalem with vast quantities of gold to give to King Solomon. Now an enormous ancient goldmine, together with the ruins of a temple and the site of a battlefield, have been discovered in her former territory.
    Louise Schofield, an archaeologist and former British Museum curator, who headed the excavation on the high Gheralta plateau in northern Ethiopia, said: "One of the things I've always loved about archaeology is the way it can tie up with legends and myths. The fact that we might have the Queen of Sheba's mines is extraordinary."

    http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/20...heba-goldmines
    Whoever criticizes capitalism, while approving immigration, whose working class is its first victim, had better shut up. Whoever criticizes immigration, while remaining silent about capitalism, should do the same.


    ~Alain de Benoist


  2. The Following User Says Thank You to Mister D For This Useful Post:

    MMC (02-15-2012)

  3. #2
    Original Ranter
    Points: 82,214, Level: 69
    Level completed: 91%, Points required for next Level: 236
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second Class1 year registeredOverdriveTagger First Class50000 Experience Points
    MMC's Avatar Banned
    Karma
    2528
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Chicago Illinois
    Posts
    22,714
    Points
    82,214
    Level
    69
    Thanks Given
    3,227
    Thanked 1,662x in 1,465 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Rep Power
    0

  4. The Following User Says Thank You to MMC For This Useful Post:

    Mister D (02-15-2012)

  5. #3
    Original Ranter
    Points: 83,174, Level: 70
    Level completed: 31%, Points required for next Level: 1,676
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    Social1 year registeredTagger Second Class50000 Experience PointsYour first Group
    Conley's Avatar Senior Member
    Karma
    7385
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Posts
    22,475
    Points
    83,174
    Level
    70
    Thanks Given
    4,582
    Thanked 2,491x in 2,002 Posts
    Mentioned
    227 Post(s)
    Tagged
    1 Thread(s)
    Rep Power
    99
    Amazing story. It seems so rare for them to find a site that hasn't already been plundered. Great find. Neat:

    ""The idea that the ruins of Sheba's empire will once more bring life to the villages around Maikado is truly poetic and appropriate. Making the past relevant to the present is exactly what archaeologists should be doing. "

  6. #4
    Original Ranter
    Points: 82,214, Level: 69
    Level completed: 91%, Points required for next Level: 236
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second Class1 year registeredOverdriveTagger First Class50000 Experience Points
    MMC's Avatar Banned
    Karma
    2528
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Chicago Illinois
    Posts
    22,714
    Points
    82,214
    Level
    69
    Thanks Given
    3,227
    Thanked 1,662x in 1,465 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Rep Power
    0
    I think that is an awesome discovery. Think Georgio was mentioning something about Solomon and Sheba on a MAGIC Carpet Ride. Some Hidden Technology that we don't understand. As we know carpets do not fly. So it had to be some sort of alien craft or some sort of alien energy that we just cannot comprehend to make this carpet have flight. Not to mention to be able to carry Solomon and Sheba on top of it. <<<<<said like Georgio.

  7. #5
    Original Ranter
    Points: 141,253, Level: 90
    Level completed: 51%, Points required for next Level: 1,797
    Overall activity: 52.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassOverdrive50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Mister D's Avatar Unenlightened
    Karma
    23779
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Posts
    41,837
    Points
    141,253
    Level
    90
    Thanks Given
    5,583
    Thanked 7,318x in 5,790 Posts
    Mentioned
    285 Post(s)
    Tagged
    1 Thread(s)
    Rep Power
    282
    The Georgio bit with Solomon was preposterous even for Giorgio.
    Whoever criticizes capitalism, while approving immigration, whose working class is its first victim, had better shut up. Whoever criticizes immigration, while remaining silent about capitalism, should do the same.


    ~Alain de Benoist


  8. #6
    Original Ranter
    Points: 82,214, Level: 69
    Level completed: 91%, Points required for next Level: 236
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second Class1 year registeredOverdriveTagger First Class50000 Experience Points
    MMC's Avatar Banned
    Karma
    2528
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Chicago Illinois
    Posts
    22,714
    Points
    82,214
    Level
    69
    Thanks Given
    3,227
    Thanked 1,662x in 1,465 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Rep Power
    0
    Childress is the guy that gets me. Especially when he starts talking about ancient aliens flying all around the planet. He really went bonkers with the Greek Gods and their Weapons. Both those guys got the Word Technology down pat. Specially Georgio he throws that Accent in on that hard like.

  9. #7
    Original Ranter
    Points: 141,253, Level: 90
    Level completed: 51%, Points required for next Level: 1,797
    Overall activity: 52.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassOverdrive50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Mister D's Avatar Unenlightened
    Karma
    23779
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Posts
    41,837
    Points
    141,253
    Level
    90
    Thanks Given
    5,583
    Thanked 7,318x in 5,790 Posts
    Mentioned
    285 Post(s)
    Tagged
    1 Thread(s)
    Rep Power
    282
    I know exactly what you mean. TeCHnology.
    Whoever criticizes capitalism, while approving immigration, whose working class is its first victim, had better shut up. Whoever criticizes immigration, while remaining silent about capitalism, should do the same.


    ~Alain de Benoist


  10. The Following User Says Thank You to Mister D For This Useful Post:

    MMC (02-15-2012)

  11. #8
    Original Ranter
    Points: 82,214, Level: 69
    Level completed: 91%, Points required for next Level: 236
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second Class1 year registeredOverdriveTagger First Class50000 Experience Points
    MMC's Avatar Banned
    Karma
    2528
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Chicago Illinois
    Posts
    22,714
    Points
    82,214
    Level
    69
    Thanks Given
    3,227
    Thanked 1,662x in 1,465 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Rep Power
    0
    Although little is known about her, the queen's image inspired medieval Christian mystical works in which she embodied divine wisdom, as well as Turkish and Persian paintings, Handel's oratorio Solomon, and Hollywood films. Her story is still told across Africa and Arabia, and the Ethiopian tales are immortalised in the holy book the Kebra Nagast.

+ Reply to Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts


Forum Topsite Critical Acclaim
Top Ron Paul Sites - Ranking the best Ron Paul related Freedom and Liberty Websites
Single Sign On provided by vBSSO