Youtube . . . Part Four – Petroglyphs that will blow your mind
There are symbols on the Judaculla Rock in North Carolina, which were engraved into rocks 3,500 years ago on Bornholm Island, in the Baltic Sea off the coast of Sweden. However, Judaculla is the Anglicization of a hybrid word, which combines the Creek word for “sky” with the name of a prominent tribe (and goddess) in Ireland during the Bronze and Iron Ages. There are a few symbols on the Track Rock Petroglyphs that were carved into rocks in Armenia 5,000 years ago or many more on the Baltic Coast of Sweden 4,000 years ago.
Part Four of the People of One Fire’s series on the Petroglyphs of the Georgia Gold Belt, looks at sites away from the major trade paths. There is an astonishing diversity in these petroglyphs. They were carved by peoples from several parts of the globe. A cave near Amicalola Falls contains symbols that can also be found in a cave on the island of Aruba. Those in Aruba were carved by a mysterious people, who lived in the Caribbean Basin long before the Taino. Near Six Flags Over Georgia is an Taino-Arawak shrine that is very similar to a ball court and plaza near the center of Puerto Rico. However, there are also petroglyphs in North Georgia, which were apparently carved by the Itza Mayas, people from Ireland or by the immediate ancestors of the Creeks. You will be amazed.
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