- Not my 'thing', but might interest some of you ...
Ancient Altar Found
Bulgarian Archaeologists Announce Discovery of 8,000 Year-old Altar
SOFIA (bnn)- Archaeologists in southern Bulgaria have discovered an
8,000 year-old pre-historic sacrificial altar, the BGNES news agency
Team leader Prof. Vasil Nikolov said the altar was the largest cult
object from the New Stone Age to be found in Southeast Europe, the
Researchers made the find near the village of Kapitan Dimitrievo,
some 120 kilometers (75 miles) southeast of Sofia, while digging at
the fundament of a Neolithic human lodging, the report said.
It said steps have been axed in the stone altar leading to a place
where immolation to the mother-goddess has been made.