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Unique Shaman Grave From Natufian Era 12,000 Years Ago Discovered In Hilazon Tachtit Cave In The Galilee


Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 1109 days ago - messagetoeagle.com
Shamans held a high position in many ancient societies and shamanistic practices are thought to predate all organized religions. Shamanistic traditions date back to the Neolithic period before they were virtually wiped out...



   

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Kathleen M (208)
Tuesday July 5, 2016, 9:38 am
S&N. Wicked cool! Thx Marty.
 

Roro l (0)
Tuesday July 5, 2016, 3:35 pm
Thanks!
 

Mitchell D (82)
Wednesday July 6, 2016, 7:45 am
Very cool!
According to Jared Diamond's "guns, Germs and Steel...'" settling down took place about 13,000 years ago, with the early cultivation of Barley and Wheat. Shamanism may, indeed, have paved the way for what we call formal religion, but it all has to do with peoples' trying to understand the random workings of their lives, and world, and attempting to control the uncontrollable.
 
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