The Dogon are an African tribe thought to be from the Sirius star system. Learn more about the history of this intriguing tribe and its home light years away. The Dogon knew about Sirius and its “triple” star system way before “modern” science The Ancient Egyptians also had extensive knowledge. Sirius and the Dogon. A Dogon Granary (courtesy Lecane). In there appeared a curious account in the French anthropological literature describing the.

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The Dogon are a wonderfully mysterious tribe, their wisdom in astronomy has baffled researchers for centuries, their detailed knowledge about our Solar System is incredible.

Dogon people

The dama consists of an event, known as the Halic, immediately after the death of a person and lasts for one day Davis, A big thank you for your post. In Dogon thought, males and females are born with both sexual components. The yingim and the danyim rituals each last a few days.

As sirlus, the beliefs appear to contain many of the essential facets of modern scientific knowledge about Sirius and its companion; knowledge that could only have been sitius with powerful telescopes, coupled with sophisticated scientific theories about stellar interiors.

During the ‘s, when Krupp wrote this book, a debate occurred about whether or not the original anthropologists recorded the Dogon’s cosmology accurately:. The circumcision surius a reason for celebration and the initiated boys go around and receive presents. Is your theme custom made or did you download it from somewhere?

In his book Beyond the Blue Horizon: Civilization, Ancient — Extraterrestrial influences. Even if we rule out contamination of Dogon tradition by European travelers and traders, other explanations are still possible. Archived from the original on It was the Nommos that gave the Dogon the knowledge about Sirius B. Dogon’s Legend of Sirius. Translated by Stephen C. This was to prevent a being like the Jackal from ever being born on Earth again. This is sogon excellent story. According to Griaule, the celebration of twin-births was a cult that extended all over Africa.


Just how did they manage to obtain this knowledge?

sogon The population numbers betweenandIn any event, the belief that a divine gift brought by a strange-looking creature in itself cannot be held up as “proof” of extraterrestrial visitation. A virgin who has not yet had her period takes care of him, cleans the house and prepares his meals.

More information on the Dogon and Sirius can be found in the book Sirius: Griaule was a renowned French anthropologist with decades of experience in Africa. Oxford University Press, In the ‘s it was determined that Sirius B, the companion of Sirius, was a “white dwarf” star.

Did the Dogon Know about Sirius B?

The Myths of the Cliff Dwellers. Dogon languagesFrench. The Dogon are best known for their religious traditions, their mask dances, wooden sculpture and their architecture. Dohon Dogon, after all, have lived for centuries near a major West African trade node that hosted markets and trans-Saharan caravan traffic. As Krupp ff states: The answer is sewawhich means that everything is fine. As Krupp ff states:.

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I am looking forward for your next post, I will try to get the hang of it! Moreover, the astronomy associated with the Dogon otherwise does not provide anything out of the ordinary for the star-gazing ancients and, indeed, is flawed with errors typical of primitive cultures without advanced astronomical instruments.


I would like to apprentice while you amend your sitius, how can i subscribe for a blog site? The “mystery” that is central to the book is how the Dogon allegedly acquired knowledge of Sirius Bthe white dwarf companion star of Sirius Ainvisible to the naked eye.

During the ‘s, when Krupp wrote this book, a debate occurred about whether or not the original anthropologists recorded the Dogon’s cosmology accurately: Ethnic groups in Mali. I am so grateful for your srius. Retrieved 26 May The star Sirius, in fact, has played a hugely important role in humanity’s past, including and especially in Egypt, where Sirius mythology is complex and sophisticated.

It was held once every sixty years and allegedly celebrated the white dwarf star, Sirius B[21] provoking numerous speculations about the origin of such knowledge. Please let me know where you got your design.

Did the Dogon Know about Sirius B?

More recent research suggests that the contaminator was Griaule himself. I consider something really special in this eirius. Mysteries of the World Scientific Anomalies. There are no stable orbits around the less massive Sirius B which exceed three years.

This move of the invisible, tiny, white and heavy stellar seed-genius from the day star to the brightest star in the night sky occurred not because of a visitation from a fishlike extraterrestrial species but through logical and natural means. White dwarfs are small, dense stars that burn dimly. Due to the expense, siris traditional funeral rituals or “damas” are becoming very rare.