By Dr Yuri Shilov, Trishula Translations, Dr T & L Hooker, Dr V. Krasnoholovets
NON color version (featuring sixteen plates of ninety four black/white images and over six hundred black/white figures, maps & diagrams)
What used to be Aratta? Why is that this so much old civilisation very important to us today?
The Arattan civilisation has come to indicate the production of an meeting of tribes and international locations which eventually unfold around the complete span of Eurasia. Aratta itself turned an epithet for "abundance" and "glory". Aratta created script, texts, writing, legislation and precepts, contracts, alternate, judicial structures, agriculture, lively arts & crafts - inside of a relaxed, matriarchal civilisation many millennia sooner than the founding of Sumer round 3200 BCE which had itself sprung, probably ‘ready-formed’, into archaeological awareness in response to Sumerian scholars.
So why are Western historians of historical civilisations predominantly concerned with learning Rome, Greece and Egypt, virtually to the exclusion of awesome Mesopotamian Sumer and its progenitor, this Aratta?
Its wealthy petroglyphic files deposited through Stone Age groups of mammoth-hunters in Ukraine can now not be neglected, for that reason, this publication units out to track the advance of this civilisation from its beginning at the territory of Ukraine, the northern Black Sea Land of Aratta. From 20,000 BCE, pre-state Aratta improved from being a well-organised society to at least one whose next wisdom-keepers could, by way of 12,000 BCE, have inscribed their chronicles in sanctuary grottoes at ‘Kamyana Mohyla' (southern Ukraine). during this “Stone Library”, which continues to be nearly unknown within the Western global, lies a written contract from c. 6,200 BCE, an allure for mutual reduction among missionaries from Çatal Höyük (Anatolia) which singularly justifies acceptance of Aratta because the world’s first recognized country and founding father of the “Indo-European” neighborhood of tribes and languages.
during this image-rich e-book, Dr. Shilov severely examines the level to which Aratta’s tendrils complex into Asia Minor, India, Mesopotamia, Egypt and certainly, throughout Europe masking the main broad timescale possible. this is often excess of ‘mere history’, it truly is an research of ways the apotheosis of Aratta (“Trypillian archaeological culture”) got here to be eclipsed via the increase of its off-shoot, the slave-holding civilisation of Sumer.
This innovative pattern was once paralleled via a circulate clear of the traditional intuitive notion in their international to 1 which was once dependent upon logical research. the writer stresses the significance of realizing the stability among the cloth shape and box essence parts of ‘physical house’ and their interpretation via the unsleeping and unconscious brain. It used to be this basic contrast which drew Aratta’s Brahman monks to dissociate “life-and-death” from “existence and non-existence”. Dr. Shilov’s lifetime event of excavating 1000s of burial kurhans and graves around the steppes of Ukraine made it attainable to "decipher" the mythological rituals linked to these mounds which heavily resemble these rituals within the Indo-Aryan Rigveda, but arose lengthy earlier than they seemed in India, corroborating the linguistic notion that the Aryans and their ideals originated within the reduce Dnipro region of Ukraine.
Drawing upon resources hardly ever encountered via Western researchers Dr. Shilov describes the migrations of historic Eurasian tribes; the unfold of Vedic philosophy into India; the origins of Pelasgian and Greek legends; the increase of Cimmerian, Scythian, Slavic and western eu international locations; the emergence of Kyivan Rus and during Cossack traditions, an appreciation of the sustained renovation of the middle tenets of Arattan tradition, nonetheless maintained within the very middle of recent Ukraine.
At a time whilst smooth civilisations usually convey uncivilised behaviour, an knowing of Aratta’s precepts of peaceable, harmonious society is unquestionably necessary of our cognizance. "Ancient heritage of Aratta-Ukraine" is clearly steered.
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