mesoamerican civilization

Climate Change Incited Wars Among the Classic Maya

A new study of the relationship between climate change and clashes among the Classic Maya explicitly links temperature increases with growing conflicts.  This is the so-called Classic period in which the Mesoamerican civilization boomed, with its people constructing extensive cities and massive pyramids, as well as developing one of the earliest writing systems in the Americas. To study how climate change and climate stress interacted with human conflict, the researchers cataloged inscriptions on monuments related to violent struggles and compiled temperature and rainfall records for lowlands of the Yucatán Peninsula.

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Olmec Jade Celt Depicting a Were-Jaguar
Origin: Mexico
Circa: 900 BC to 300 BC
Dimensions: 4.875" (12.4cm) high

The jaguar is one of the most potent symbols in Mesoamerican mythology. Often associated with the ruling power of the king, the jaguar was the most sacred beast in the animal pantheon. The veneration of this creature permeates the art of the Olmec. Considered to be the mother culture of Mesoamerican civilizations, the Olmec ruled a vast empire covering much of southern Mexico from around 1300-400 B.C. Today, they are famed for their colossal heads, giant sculptures that first alerted scholars to their existence in the latter half of the 19th Century. The figure depicted on this celt, a type of prehistoric tool shaped like an ax head, has taken the form of the “were-jaguar.” This is the name used to describe this type of figure (a mythical half man/half jaguar) exhibiting the puffy, fat cheeks and jowls of a human baby with the slanted eyes and curved mouth of the feline. We believe these works to represent a shaman in the midst of transformation. These great spiritual leaders were supposed to be able to transform and assume the powers of wild animals. The holes drilled into this celt reveal that is was a ceremonial object most likely hung on a string worn around the neck. Perhaps the celt would assist the shaman in his transformation. Overall, this celt attests to the artistic sophistication of the Olmec artists as well as to the cultures religious and spiritual beliefs.

On history, and the mechanics of power, privilege, and oppression.

An anonymous person asked me how I defined an oppressor. I’ve thought about that for a long time, even before this, and really? The answer wasn’t too hard to arrive at, in the end, although it is long and complex.

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I would like to share a valued discussion that I rarely speak of, concerning Pacifica & our cultures. The context of my mindset is long but worth your time & will open a whole new world amongst the people from the south pacific rim. This su…bject has made a significant impact on my life & hopefully enlightens yours.

It starts with a discovery in the 1980s….

THE ORIGIN OF PACIFICA
A diving instructor Kihachiro Aratake, followed a hammerhead shark migration & took marine life photos of the sea bed at Okinawa Yonaguni, ryukyu islands located southwest of japan. What he discovered was described as an ancient civilization that resembled cathedral like architectural buildings & corroded statues. For the diver this was an amazing discovery, he notified the Japanese governmental research facility to verify which civilization this could originate from. An expedition was conducted & basically experts found the evidence had no relevant significance to Japanese history & ruled out as just a natural marine habitat. He received an email from an native Indian (archeologist) representative from the Cree nation of America regarding his findings. The discussion involved ancient Mayan tablets detailing a land mass located in the Pacific ocean, that spans from Hawaii to Easter island. This mysterious place had many names & according to the Mayan tablet translated they refer to this place as “Mu” (the lost continent) Also the tablets state that the continent sunk into the ocean.

(note: W.Churchward study of the ‘sunburnt’ tablets of Maya) William Churchward claimed that “more than fifty years ago,” while he was a soldier in India, he befriended a high-ranking temple priest who showed him a set of ancient “sunburnt” clay tablets, supposedly in a long lost “Naga-Maya language” which only two other people in India could read. Having mastered the language himself, Churchward found out that they originated from “the place where [man] first appeared—Mu.” The 1931 edition states that “all matter of science in this work are based on translations of two sets of ancient tablets:” the clay tables he read in India, and a collection of 2,500 stone tablets that had been uncovered by William Niven in Mexico”

SKEPTICISM
modern science dismiss the concept of a sinking land mass of any magnitude, according to the tectonic plate theory & clearly states that a continent cannot simply sink. Experts say that the earths crust alone is a few kilometers thick alongside with the thickness of a continent which would be physically impossible. Geological change happens over millions of years but not in a day & has not happened through out the duration of human existence? um… Well if that’s true, then explain the asteroid over a hundred kilometers in diameter, that collided with earth bigger & fast enough to not only pierce the planets crust, also causing a global catastrophe. Land masses literally immerse & submerge, creating natural gas inflammation, that in time would disperse in all directions, hence a submerge continent/s in physical form. its only common sense that “geological change” would obviously occur. Also this seismic collision teachings demonstrates this philosophy in every education system, in every language on the planet. Accredited, certified & dictated by OUR EXPERTS OF EARTH!! Im no scientist in any field but 1 things for sure that our education system is clearly out-dated… Which includes higher academic levels in every field.

CONCLUSION
I must acknowledge our ancient ancestors, well flourished for thousands of years beyond our own. like any catastrophe, millions of men, woman, children & the unborn experienced a terrible fate. The most organized & advancements on earth vanished in a moment in time, lost forever, till recent decades

The influence of Mu is mentioned in Greek mythology, ancient Egyptian chirographic, Mesoamerican civilizations, Atlantis history, the Babylonia civilization, many ancient Asia monastery, Phoenicia alphabet, also astrology applications, mathematical factual geometry (seen on Pacifica designs & tattoos) also known as “the fingerprint of god” (youtube: it’ll blow your mind) Hidden massages in our cultural songs from traditional days of old.

THE BIG QUESTION:
what was the language? What was their spiritual teachings? How was their public policy govern?
My research shows that their written language corresponds to the Greek alphabet but not sure if it was used in the same way as of ancient Greeks of Athens

well people ill have to stop at this point for now, my research over the years could be as long as a novel.
The main concern is our youth, modern society misleads our youth in the belief of materialism (wealth, appearance etc.) Some seem to turn away from their cultural heritage, they prefer a modern way of living. Some believe their intellect is not so intellectual cause they get told that they do, I know this by experience.

People young & old heed this saying:
“never judge a tree by the fruits they bare, for it has nourishment beyond the sun”
An old Buddhist saying.

Do more than acknowledge your heritage, embrace it with learning enthusiastic energy, curiosity & the need to explore more ways than the obvious. Use all senses sight, sound, smell, taste, touch, total awareness of your chosen surroundings… & what you will find, is answers that has been in front of you in a time before recorded time. My native name is: “No te Moana” In translation: “From the Sea” #continentofmu #whakapapa #originofpacifica #ancientworld #lemuria #cityofgold #advancedcivilization #peoplefromthesea #yonaguni #underwaterworld