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Ancient geopolymers - 'pharaoh cement'. See nexusilluminati.blogspot.com/search/label/geopolymers and see 'older posts' too

There are structures/walls built like this in Italy and with an unknown origin here is a link I'm not sure concerning the giant theory but some of the blocks are huge...   http://www.richardcassaro.com/hidden-italy-the-forbidden-cyclopean-ruins...

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I HAVE A QUESTION?

If this priest had figured out how to soften the stone, why did he not write it down and pass it along so someone else could try to figure out how to reharded it?

If you think about it i find his claim to be a plain and flat out lie myself!

I do have a theory of how the ancient people accomplished this incredible feat! And I find this a very plausible idea and I came up with it from the story of Hannibal and his trek through the alps! What i have read is he came to a cliff or a very step incline and could not get his elaphants down the path,

His solution was to use the (i believeit was) viniger to disolve the rock and create a much lower incline. Now if the ancient people used viniger and hard wood blocks  all you would have to do is build a form pour viniger over the rock and use flat pieces of wood to scrap the top layer away rinse and repeat.

Now if you use pieces of wood to form the shape you are looking to atain all you would have to do is shape the reverse rock to the form and put into place! You might have to take the rock of once or twice if at all to complete. Another reason i believe they used a process similar to this is the rounding of the rocks on the outside of the joints. If they uesd a viniger type substance it would over flow the surface you are working on and round all the edges!

And i have one more idea that might account for the earthquake proof design of the area. When they put the finnished piece of rock in place all you would have to do is paint a thin layer of the viniger type solution on the surfaces that come together they more or less come together and lock like useing super glue.

Now this is just what i believe is a very plausible solution to how these people created these beautiful walls and it would also fit with their legends of a substance that softened rock.

In reply to your post. The name of the priest, was Father Jorge Lira (he was a scholar specialized in folklore, miths). The plant is called jotcha (the name is diffrent in some countries, the scientific name is Ephedra andina. He was able to soften stones, but unable to harden again the rocks. That´s all I know. I can´t tell if it´s true or not.