By Graham Hancock
During this riveting account of old and archaeological research, the authors current challenging facts that the Sphinx, the Pyramids, and the opposite monuments at Giza are of way more historical foundation than formerly believed. whole with facts of a conspiracy among the Egyptology institution and numerous private companies to maintain the secrets and techniques of the Pyramids from the area, The Message of the Sphinx is usually a modern day detective tale. of photographs.
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Extra resources for The Message of the Sphinx: A Quest for the Hidden Legacy of Mankind
Heralding the recent yr’ 70 days after the sun's crossing of the Milky manner: i'm the usher in of the yr, O Osiris, i've got come on company of your father Geb [the earth-god]… I communicate to you, i've got made you enduring. ‘Causeway of Happiness’ is the identify of this causeway north of the sector of choices. get up, Osiris, and commend me to people who are answerable for the ‘Causeway of Happiness’ north of the sector of choices simply as you counseled Horus to Isis on that day on that you made her pregnant…51 The ‘Field of choices’ had a celestial position within the Duat someplace close to Orion. fifty two Dualistic good judgment for that reason means that its earthly counterpart should have been a spot the place ‘offerings’ have been made via the Horus-King while he used to be approximately to go into the Giza necropolis. With this in brain, it's definitely of relevance that the various New country sphinx stelae discovered at Giza, together with the granite stela of Thutmosis IV that stands among the paws of the Sphinx itself, do in truth exhibit the Horus-Kings making choices in a temple in entrance of the monument. fifty three in addition, because the textual content quoted above makes transparent, the ‘Causeway of Happiness’ ran to the north of the ‘Field of Offerings’. An underground ‘causeway’ operating north-west from the temple of the Sphinx might bring about the nice Pyramid. So might KerisePs daring speculation be correct? fifty four may possibly such an underground process exist at Giza? Stargate those are questions that we will go back to partly IV. in the meantime what are we to make of the point out of Isis and her being pregnant that still looks within the above textual content? within the Orion secret it's been proven that the good Pyramid's so-called Queen's Chamber might have been used for a symbolic ‘copulation’ or ‘seeding’ ritual regarding the individual of the Horus-King at the one hand and the goddess Isis in her astral shape (i. e. the famous person Sirius) at the different. when it comes to sky-ground dualism the 2 could have been regarded as being ‘connected’ in the course of the Chamber's southern star-shaft, which used to be specified at the meridian-transit of Sirius within the Pyramid Age. fifty five This speculation is bolstered via the truth that any such copulation ritual is located sincerely depicted within the Pyramid Texts and that the instant whilst Osiris supposedly made Isis ‘pregnant’ is targeted as being whilst Sirius crossed the meridian at sunrise. fifty six The texts additionally country of Osiris-Orion: ‘Your sister Isis involves you rejoicing for romance of you. you've gotten put her in your phallus and your seed matters in her, she being prepared as “Sothis” [Sirius]…’57 forty nine. Artist's impact of the Cosmic’ nice Pyramid superimposing the big name Sirius over the placement of the ‘gate’ within the Sirius star-shaft. was once the Horus-King, then, by some means intended to discover his means less than and into the good Pyramid and thence to its top chambers with their star-shafts? And what may possibly particularly be the importance of Rudolf Gantenbrink's contemporary discovery, which we've got thought of at size partially II, of a mysterious ‘gate’ or ‘doorway’ deep within a kind of shafts–the very shaft that specific the meridian-transit of Sirius within the Pyramid Age?