11884Re: [Precolumbian_Inscriptions] Re: The Mystery Rock Los Lunas, NM
- Apr 1 8:42 PMprior to 3000 bce square hebrew script was used by the jews. that date was the first diaspora of the jews, they were displaced by those using proto phoenician script. the latter script remained in use in israel until about 1000 bce, when jews trickled back into their homeland, and reverted back to use of the square script. the mainstream has other ideas on this.the jews of los lunas came later than those who left the dacalogue stone of ohio. other relics in nm suggest a visit during roman times.cayce spoke of the early jews in ohio, and those of the nw who were known as the nez perce.frank hibben was the man who first told of the los lunas inscription. his maverick ideas later upset the mainstream, who until this day are busy discrediting him.there is little doubt among reasonable investigators, that there were several precolumbian visits from the jews and the phoenicians. the jews had maintained good relations with the marine traders at tyre since the days of solomon.instead of learning from what is found, our lads are fast to reject relics found if they dont conform to their preconceived notions. i guess the ancient mariners were not good enough scribes.mike----- Original Message -----From: bigalemc2Sent: Sunday, April 01, 2012 10:47 PMSubject: [Precolumbian_Inscriptions] Re: The Mystery Rock Los Lunas, NM
This thread dates back a long time.
I just ran across the Las Lunas Mystery Stone the other day.
For a good look at it, go on Google Images and type in 'Las Lunas
stone'. Lots of images of it.
I thought it looked a lot like Berber, but when I did 'Berber alphabet'
on Google Images, that didn't work.
So since the Berbers were more or less contiguous with the
Carthaginians, and the Carthaginians I've always understood to be
Phoenicians, I then looked up 'Phoenician alphabet' on Google Images.
Almost all characters are Phoenician. The one that looks Hebrew has a
Phoenician reasonable look-alike.
The translation mythisis posted sounds entirely plausible to me, for
what that is worth.
The existence of this stone argues strongly for a Phoenician presence in
the contiguous U.S. in the 1st millennium B.C.E., no matter that arkies
are ignoring it for the most part.
Arkies in the U.S. don't go out and find things on their own, and when
an amateur finds anything they don't like, they label it a fraud and go
on their merry way.
On the other hand, I just read about how in the U.K. when a new
development is having initial excavating done, an arkie actually walks
behind the caterpillar looking for artifacts. It is just the way they
do it. Kudos to them.
--- In Precolumbian_Inscriptions@yahoogroups.com, mythisis@... wrote:
> _Towns & Tales_ (http://www.hometowntales.com/towns)
> The Mystery Rock
> Los Lunas, NM
> In the desert outside of Los Lunas, sits a rock with a cryptic
> chiseled into it. The message is old. Itâs also in an unknown
language. Who did
> it? When? What does it mean? These questions came together to create
> on New Mexico's Mystery Rock.
> Los Lunas residents say they can remember being shown the rock from
> grandfathers, who in turn remember their grandfathers showing them.
> with the stone go back as far as 1800. There are even tales among the
> Indians that the rock has been around for several dozen generations.
> the inscription is remarkably deep and clear. Carved into a flat rock
> deep in the basalt face of the mountain is an inscription so strange
> has puzzled archeologists, anthropologists and researchers for
> close examination reveals there are nine lines of writing comprised
> letters. Some argued the writing resembled ancient Navajo. Experts
say the letters
> represent a combination of different alphabets: most are
> Canaanite-Phoenician, though some say there are also Hebrew letters
and a few characters that
> resemble Russian Cyrillic, and at least one Egyptian symbol. In Los
> s up with that?
> In 1949 a photograph of the inscription was sent to Harvard
> study described the writing as Old Phoenician that had not been used
> two thousand years. For years, everybody had tried to break the
mystery. In the
> early 70s, Dixie Perkins from Albuquerque, who with experience in
> deciphering ancient texts, solved broke the code. She identified the
writing as being
> early Greek, a form of the Phoenician alphabet. She interpreted the
> inscription and discovered even the name of the author. To decode the
> it was necessary to add the vowels to the text, as it was the custom
> ancient Greek to eliminate them to save time in chiseling hard rock
> "I have come to this place to stay. The other one met with an
> in battle, dishonored, insulted and stripped of flesh. The men
> to be an object of care whom I looked after, considered crazed, to be
> about as if in a wind, to perish in poverty and need. By my kinsmen I
> respected and honored, of blessed lot, with a body of slaves and so
> trees, a peg to hand anything upon. Men punished me with exile to
> retribution for a debt; meanwhile, I remain here as a rabbit. I,
> as a prophet, out of reach of mortal man, I am fleeing and very
afraid. I am
> dross, refuse, scum, just as aboard ship a soft, effeminate sailor is
> with an animal hide, all who speak offensively are lashed or beaten
> cane; but after a short time, the hurtful ones may be sated; at an
> time, I remain to protect from the rainy southwest winds the hollow
> ravine. Very much harvest is gathered in, very much is in the woody
> glen; very many bags of young deer. Very many hides with luxuriant
> the channel of a river, swift flowing. Very much is given by the
> choicest kind of gift, to call upon the gods for again and again, at
> unseasonable time I become gaunt from hunger."
> New Mexico has a history of odd visitations: Aliens, Conquistadors,
> MacClean and now, it seems, we can add the ancient Greeks. Now the
> inscription is known, itâs raised more questions than answers.
> Mysteries & Miracles of New Mexico, Jack Kutz
> Rhombus Publishing Co., Corrales NM , Â©1988
> People are like stained glass windows: they sparkle and shine when
> out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only
> ere is light within.
> - Elizabeth Kubler-Ross
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