Scientists absorb Found The Oldest Pyramids On soil, And They Are Located In South America – ewao
According to reports, the world’s OLDEST Pyramids absorb been discovered on the Atlantic Coast of Southern Brazil. That is of course whether you ignore outright other ‘provocative’ discoveries such as the Pyramids of Bosnia, Indonesia or Antarctica, and the fact that we absorb absolutely no concept what the exact age of the Pyramids of Giza is.
Just like the Pyramids in other countries, these found in South America are believed to absorb been built for devout purposes. Near the mysterious structures, researchers discovered hundreds of human burials and grave goods which include stone plaques, shell breastplates on a series of figurines representing many animals from the region.
According to researchers, even though the Brazilian Pyramids share a few similarities with the pyramids of ancient Egypt, there wasn’t any contact among civilizations around the world, and the concept of Pyramid construction was invented independently in every continent. This theory, however, has been challenged by a number of researchers who propose that ancient civilizations were connected thousands of years ago. In Brazil, these so-called Pyramids are referred to as Sambaqui. Many believe that these anomalous formations are nothing more than the accumulation of biological matter and this has been a subject of debate among researchers for years. Sambaqui or Shell middens are found in coastal zones outright over the world. Consisting mostly of mollusk shells, they are interpreted as being the waste products of meals eaten by nomadic groups or hunting parties. Some are small examples relating to meals had by a handful of individuals, others are many meters in length and width and represent centuries of shell deposition
According to researchers, the Brazilian Pyramids which date to 3000 BC predate the earliest Egyptian examples of Pyramidal constructions by several hundred years. But not only achieve these constructions differ in age, experts claim that the building methods were also anything but similar. According to archaeologists, the Egyptian Pyramids were built structurally while the Brazilian Pyramids were built in several phases, lasting over decades or even centuries. Researchers say that the Brazilian pyramids were built exclusively out of SEA SHELLS, while Ancient Egyptians used only stone.
The fact that the Brazilian Pyramids were built exclusively out of seashells is why researchers did not realize what they were sooner. According to reports, for years Brazilian scholars believed these ancient sites were a mere pile of domestic nonsense that originated from surrounding settlements. According to an article written by the Independent, in terms of volume, the Brazilian Pyramids were much bigger than the earliest examples in Egypt, and nearly as high. According to archaeological studies, it is believed that originally, there were around a thousand Brazilian pyramids – and some of them were apparently around 5,000 years dilapidated, others less ancient. Regrettably, fewer than 10 percent of the structures survived in various states of preservation.
According to experts, one of the largest surviving examples of the Brazilian Pyramids can be found near the town of Jaguaruna and covers 25 acres of land standing 100 feet in height, which is believed to be up to 65 feet less than its original height.
“Our recent research shows that Brazil’s prehistoric Indians 5,000 years ago were more sophisticated than we had thought and were capable of producing truly monumental structures,” said Professor Edna Morley, the director of the Instituto achieve Patrinionio Historico e Artistico National (National Heritage Institute) in Santa Catarina where most of the Brazilian pyramids absorb been discovered.