Skeleton of a giant found in Romania.

Exposing the Secret History of Giants and the Underground Hyperborean Gallery in Romania

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vSkyline of Buzaului Mountain.

Skyline of Buzaului Mountain. ( Public Domain )

Knowing the local legends, people from the area immediately thought about the tartars. One of these legends even claims that the mountain formation known as the “Pillars of Tainita” (“Stalpii Tainitei”) had actually been built by these giants of old. In the past, the giants were also credited for building two large underground halls somewhere beneath the mountain.

The strange formation which can be seen up on Tainita Mountain resembles a set of stone chairs. As they are found at high altitude and in a highly inaccessible area, locals claim that tartars built the chairs to sit on when they wanted to gather for council.

Artistic representation of a Romanian giant.

Artistic representation of a Romanian giant. ( The Incredibly Long Journey )

Another legend from Hateg Country (“Tara Hategului”), tells the tale of two giantesses who built two cities: one in Deva and the other on the peak of the Severed Mountain (“Muntele Retezat”) respectively. Upon the end of the construction, when the giantess from Deva beheld her rival’s city and saw it had turned out more beautiful, she became envious. In a moment of rage, she threw a plough towards the mountain citadel - destroying it and severing the top of the mountain at the same time. In this way, the mountain earned its name, being known ever since as the Severed Mountain.

The Retezat Mountains seen from atop one of them (Vârfu Mare, "The Big Peak").

The Retezat Mountains seen from atop one of them (Vârfu Mare, "The Big Peak"). ( Public Domain )

In regions such as Teleorman, Giurgiu, and southern Muntenia, giants are known as “jidovs” (“jidovi”). A local legend speaks about a hero going by the name of Novac who fought a jidov. Once the giant was defeated, he ran away to save his life, but in his flight he left a mark on the ground. The area has been called “Brazda lui Novac” ever since. In the region there are also other formations called “maguri” by locals who believe that these have been built by giants.

Giant Discoveries in Romania

A number of archaeological discoveries have been made in Giurgiu. For example, it was found that in Argedava, King Burebista had his first city (before he unified the Dacian tribes of the area). Yet, an even more interesting discovery was made between the years 1940 and 1950. In this period, archaeologists unearthed 80 humanoid skeletons which appeared to be giants. The huge skeletons measured about four to five meters (13-16 feet) in height.

Giant skeletons have been unearthed in other parts of the country as well. As one example, in October 1989, 20 giant skeletons were found in Pantelimon – Lebada.

A sculpture of a giant’s leg in Corbii din Piatra, Romania.

A sculpture of a giant’s leg in Corbii din Piatra, Romania. ( Nicubunu/CC BY SA 3.0 )

Other such discoveries have been unearthed at Polovragi, at Cetateni, beneath Negru Voda Monastery, and in the Bucegi Mountains - where the existence of a network of underground tunnels surprised workers.

Secrets within the Bucegi Mountains

Secrets within the Bucegi Mountains ( bibliotecapleyades.net)

Thus, skeletons of giants have been discovered in many places around Romania. To get straight to the point, giants have been discovered in: Scaieni in Buzau County, Mariuta in Calarasi County, Persani Mountains, Polovragi, Piatra Craiului, Tara Hategului, Cetateni beneath Negru Voda Monastery, and in many other places.

In Maramures, the Fortress of Oncesti (“Cetatea de la Oncesti”) was believed to be the home of the giants. At Argedava, giants with a height of over five meters (16 feet) have been discovered in 80 graves. Although most are suddenly “lost” after being discovered, the secret Romanian giants continue to be unearthed.

Featured image: Skeleton of a giant found in Romania. ( turnulluibabel.wordpress.com)

By Valda Roric

References

Valda Roric – “Supernatural in the Land of Count Dracula”
“Paranormal”, L.V.B. Publishing
Rene Louis – “Dictionary of Mysteries”

Comments

Absolute fabricated verbal diarrhoea!

I live in a village near Retezat Mountains. The old folks remember how in times of Ceausescu in the 70's a farmer found a big bone on his field, he called the police, the closed the area, and they dag out a full giant body, the villagers were told to shut up, and they did, but they will tell you everything they know. And there are many cases like this, we also have many legends about giants, all over Romania...can all those people be crazy?

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now i don't know what to believe, so i will just believe that the universe is infinite and therefore the possibilities are also infinite and i well never know any answers.

riparianfrstlvr

This was suposed to be a discussion about giants not giant egos with cognitive dissonence and pious patriarchal perspectives. Don't diss A.O. just because tou have a closed mind. No one is forcing you to read this but you are forcing us to read about your salvation. Congratulations on your meniacle study of a cut and paste book produced by pious priests who wished to control the masses and hide the real truth. Jesus cries tears of blood for such talk. God lives and she is a giant woman.

Interesting story. I must agree with New Illuminati asking where is the proof? Does the photo still exist or did it disappear with the paleolinguist. And if if does exist, has anyone else tried to decipher the letters. It would be extremely curious if the writing did turn out to be Pelasgian. How would ancient Greek show up in Montana? Also, what is the name of the paleolinguist? How can anyone research the story without his name?

I’ve heard other rumors of archaeological cover ups such as supposed ancient writing in sections of the Grand Canyon that are not accessible to average humans. I’ve also heard stories of archaeologists whose careers were ruined when they refused to bow down to “traditional” archaeology. (I remember in particular a Mexican archaeologist who discovered who discovered a number of OOP artifacts that contradicted mainstream archaeology.) I wish I could remember her name so I could post it. But, the point I am trying to make is that these type of stories have been around for years.

I truly enjoyed reading the discussion (except where people try to shove their religious belief down the throats of others). I consider myself an “Enlightened” Christian who would never try to sway others to my belief. And I don’t think this site should degenerate into a place where people argue religious matters that Theologians with doctorates cannot agree upon.

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