Underground bases and Aliens

The Alien Agenda: Myth, Underground Bases & The Extraterrestrial Presence

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Deep in north central New Mexico is the sleepy little town of Dulce.  Dulce is located on the Archuleta Mesa on the Colorado - New Mexico Border.  It is home to about 3000 residents and is the capitol of the Jicarilla Apache Nation.  For as small and as insignificant as this remote location may sound, it became the center of controversy in the early 1980's.  Physicist and inventor, Paul Bennewitz claimed he had discovered an underground base occupied by extraterrestrials near Dulce.  His story quickly spread through the UFO community.  Allegations th at surround the base include human abductions ("alien abductions") by these extraterrestrial beings.  He also asserted that the extraterrestrials were engaging in the development of advanced technology including genetic manipulation.  Their plan, according to Conspiracy Theorists, is to control the government and gain ultimate control of the Earth by means of a New World Order.  Stories have emerged regarding an untoward alliance between humans and the inhabitants of the Dulce base which include ties to shadow governments via secret societies such as the Illuminati, the Masons, the Bilderberg Group and the Skull and Bones. 

Dulce is not the only place on earth where it is believed underground bases exist, but it is the one which has received the greatest notoriety in recent times.  Subterranean bases, according to Conspira cy Theorists, can be found around the world with major active outposts all across the United States, Australia, Antarctica and South America.  These bases are connected to each other via a series of channels which connect one base to another.  There are even assertions that one of these tunnels leads to an active base beneath the Vatican which has been exerting control over western civilization for centuries.

A wealth of information regarding this subject has recently surfaced that seemingly reaches across vast extremes.  And as strange as all of this may sound, could any of what they say be true?  We turn to mythology in the search for answers.  It must be stated before we move on, that mythology, like many of the claims that come from the UFO community is treated more like science fiction rather than fact.  Traditional mythologists contend that the gods we f ind in myth represent the forces of nature or the creation of someone's vivid imagination.  With that said, does mythology support these seemingly outlandish claims? 

Stories of underground realms occupied by "the gods" pervade mythology.  Depending on the culture, it has been called Hades, Tartarus, Xibalba, Duat, Patala and Hell.  These "homes of the gods", are not always found deep within the earth, but are sometimes described as being within a mountain or deep beneath the waters of the earth.  Access to their domain, regardless of locality, is often described as located through the mouth of a cave.  The entrance may appear open at one time and then disappear from view completely and instantaneously.  The inhabitants of these underground realms did not desire to be visited by unwanted nor unexpecte d company, yet access was granted to select individuals.

According to ancient texts, entrance into the underworld was anything but easy.  The Mayan Popul Vuh , for example, describes the route taken by the hero brothers Hunhun-Ahpu and Vukub-Hunapu.  It tells of a steep descent into the home of the Lords of Xibalba and the many challenges they had to face.  Similarly, texts such as the Egyptian Book Of The Dead , describe the path by which the deceased god-King must travel to enter Duat.  Like the Popul Vuh , the path is fraught with challenges the individual must pass in order to enter the realm of the dead, the underworld.  The Vishnu Purana states that the deepest level of the underworld, Patala, can be found 70,000 yojanas beneath the surface of the earth.  Gilgamesh, in the epic bearing his name, is described as traveling twel ve leagues in the dense darkness until he arrived in the light filled chamber of the underworld.

The underground domains of the gods are described as filled with houses or vast halls where thousands of individuals could assemble.  Fountains, plants, tall grasses, trees and animals of all kinds filled this land.  The divine ascetic, Narada, who is featured in the Vishnu Purana claims to have visited Patala.  " Patala was much more charming than heaven. He exclaimed "What can be compared with Patala where Nagas (serpents) are adorned with beautiful and brilliant and pleasure-diffusing gems? This region is embellished with the daughters of Daityas and Danavas .". 

Comments

I can see why there are complaints about the poor grammar in the article. Nonetheless, the article is about aliens allegedly living in an underground military base and its connection with ancient mythologies, its gods residing underneath the earth. Like ancient cultures, there is no evidence that there are aliens living underground or anywhere else for that matter. In my book, Why Modern Society Invented UFOs, I discuss the need for such a modern myth to be believed in. Our new mythology of earth-visiting aliens is nothing more than an updated version of ancient stories.

https://www.amazon.com/Why-Modern-Society-Invented-UFOs-ebook/dp/B015KAI...

I believe the Sumerian 'Noah' in the Epic of Gilgamesh was named Utnapishtm, not Atrahasis (never heard this name so I shall look it up of course). Before this I assume, and certainly ever since, the world population (of Homo Sapiens anyway) has only increased. This,even against the worst wars of genocide (culling efforts), unspeakable natural disasters (great misfortune), countless plagues of dread disease (poor health policies and human ignorance). It has hardly made a dent with the very few exceptions in the case of plagues in European history.

If they have been looking to reduce us humans to a manageable few and havent knocked us down yet... them aliens dont stand a chance!

Ok. I should have read further (and long ago) to know who we are referring to in the Flood Legends. Atrahasis and Utnapishtim (also named Ziusudra or Zin-Suddu depending on whether you read Sumerian or Akkadian tablets) are listed as kings of Shurrupak who received instruction from the god Enki to build a boat. Like Noah in the later epic, the two are different versions of the same character. The difference being that there is written evidence in the King Lists of Sumer and the Epics recorded on Sumerian and Akkadian tablets and some later Babylonian tablets - the emphasis here is on 'river floods' which the Tigris was apt to do periodically. I dont believe there was any such written record in the form of tablets for the 'Noah' epic which of course involved lots and lots of rain. Now I cant stop reading about that!

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If all this and everything else I've heard about it is true, than one this for sure is those aliens need to learn how to live with us as much as we need to learn to live with them if they are to stick around here.

Peace and Love,

Ricky.

If I did my math correctly... which I certainly may not have... 70,000 yojannas is roughly the equivalent of 910,000 km or 565,448 miles. I was under the impression that equator which is the biggest lateral stretch and longest line around the planet is roughly the equivalent of 40,075 km or about 24,901 miles. I do not think the people making the approximation decided it was an accurate approximation. It is more than a little fun to play with the numbers. If you are interested, a league on land is approximately 3 miles, though mile distances vary from location to location. At sea a league is precisely three nautical miles. So the distance traveled by Gilgamesh would have been approximately 36 miles in darkness. Just an F.Y.I. our Terra is a little fatter than taller. This would not seem too accurate. If I had to lean towards who was right I would choose the Sumerian version over the Hindi version. That is all for now. Have a good one.

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