Unravelling Mysteries Ebook

Unravelling the Mysteries of Ancient Places Ebook

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To mark the occasion of our one year anniversary, Ancient Origins wanted to give something back to our readers for making it such an enjoyable website and community to be part of. The ebook is a compilation of exclusive articles written for Ancient Origins which explore the most enigmatic and fascinating sites on the planet. Contributors include guest authors Brien Foerster, Maria Wheatley, Steve and Evan Strong, Stephen Mehler, Dr Rita Louise, Gregory Sams, Hugh Newman and Lucy Wyatt; two writers: Margaret Moose and Dr Derek Cunningham; and one of Ancient Origins' own writers: April Holloway. Thanks to one of our readers, Marcio Godinho, who voluntarily gave his time and effort to make this book available to a wider audience, the ebook is also available for download in Portuguese. If you are a subscriber, and logged in, you should see a link below to download the ebook. If not please log in or register first and you will see the link below! The ebook is available in multiple formats and is optimized to be used with any e-book reader.

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As well as the ebook please enjoy our exclusive HD videos, from some of our guest authors, which also explore some of the most fascinating ancient palces on the planet.

The Ancient Funerary Towers Of Sillustani, Peru - Brien Foerster

Brien Foerster, author and researcher, explores the ancient funerary towers of Sillustani, Peru, called chullpa. In this talk, Brien Foerster, questions the conventional interpretation that the chullpas were used primarily as tombs and that the finer chullpa were built by the Inca. Instead, he offers a new hypothesis which links the chullpa to an ancient culture that preceded the Inca and who built the chullpa for a much different purpose.

The Lunar Alignments of Stonehenge - Maria Wheatley

Maria Wheatley, author and researcher, sheds light on the fascinating site of Stonehenge, located in Wiltshire, England. She reveals information about this world-famous ancient place that many would have never heard of before, for example, the fact that Stonehenge was not just oriented to the Sun, but also to the Moon. She also reveals in explicit detail exactly what Stonehenge would have looked like - and it is much different to what you may imagine. In this talk, Maria Wheatley also reveals much about the Stonehenge landscape and environs and explains that there is a lot more to this ancient place than just the Standing Circle of megalithic stones that everyone knows about.

The Serapeum of Saqqara - Stephen Mehler

Stephen Mehler, researcher and author, explores the fascinating site of the Serapeum of Saqqara, a huge subterranean complex located north west of the Pyramid of Djoser, a necropolis near Memphis. Many believe that bulls associated with the Apis Bull cult were buried in the stone boxes found in the chambers within the Serapeum. But in this talk, Stephen Mehler reveals another more plausible explanation regarding exactly what these stone boxes were used for.

The Devil's Den of Wiltshire - Gary Evans

Gary Evans, researcher of ancient mysteries, PR agent, and tour organiser, explores the enigmatic site in Wiltshire, England, known as the Devil's Den. While many know the Devil's Den as a stone formation in the Wiltshire landscape, Gary reveals some curious sound properties inside the stone monument that few know about it. In this talk, Gary Evans, sheds light on the folklore and mythology that gave this mysterious site its' name.

The Ancient Culture of Australia - Dr Rita Louise

Dr Rita Louise, bestselling author, naturopathic physician, and host of Just Energy Radio, explores ancient human origins through a discussion about the indigenous inhabitants of Australia and their culture. In this talk, Dr Rita proposes that in seeking to unravel the mysteries of our ancient origins, we should turn to the Aborigines of Australia, the oldest continuous living culture on the planet.

Thanks to our contributors

From our humble beginnings in February last year, Ancient Origins has grown and expanded to over one million visits every month thanks to the enthusiasm of our readers and the contribution of a great team of over a dozen writers and more than twenty guest authors, including: William Bramley, Dr Rita Louise, David Hatcher Childress, Brien Foerster, Graham Hancock, Sam Osmanagich, Patricia Awyan, Gary Evans, Scott Alan Roberts, Micah Hanks, Gregory Sams, Anthony Murphy, Michael Ledo, Gary David, Alex Teplish, Maria Wheatley, Robert Bauval, James Swagger, Steven and Evan Strong, Stephen Mehler, and Theodore Holden. 

Special thanks go to William Bramley, Dr Rita Louise, Brien Foerster, Sam Osmanagich, and Gary Evans, who supported us with articles and interviews at our very beginnings when we had a virtually empty website and only a handful of Facebook followers, and to Susan Ferguson and Margaret Moose who have volunteered their time to provide many articles simply due to their love and passion for the subject.

The Ancient Origins Team


Congratulations on your first year. I look forward to having you around for many years to come. Thank you for your many stimulating articles -- know that you're quite appreciated!

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Congratulations! I didn't realize the site was so new. Articles from your site are some of my favorite things to see pop up in my RSS feed. As a computer programmer it's really nice to get out of the digital world and see where we have come from and how far. Thanks!

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Congratulations! You are my favorite site and I am so glad I  have found you! Thank you!


Congratulations! Thank you for the site.

Congrats! This is one of my favourite sites on the internet. Keep up the great work!

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Many thanks to all of you!

We mean , if there is a MAIN place where the majority of your team is located , that is .

Congrats on 1 year. So much good content, it seems like much longer. Great site, I look forward to reading it everyday!

Wow, what an impressive first year you've had! I love everything about this site. Thank you for all you do to pull the latest news together in such a timely manner and share it with us. Congratulations!

Cheri Farnsworth

It's about time science and history become more readily available to the masses. Thank you!

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Thankyou  very much for this kind gesture. I'd love the site no less if you didn't gift us this. I enjoy the site immensely. EVERY day there's new and exciting revelations. I'm riveted !


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Thank you Chris!

Well done and congratulation to you all...and I love the captcha...

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I look forward to many more years of learning, and enjoying your wonderful articles. Good luck in the future.

Joseph L. Annaruma, MLIS

Congratulations on an awesome website. Great stories, written well, with credible facts. Absolutely love it. Here's to another great year ahead.xx

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Thanks you very much for your nice and supportive comments!

I thought that you were much older! Congratulations for running a very interesting site. Can't wait to read the next instalment .............

I didn't realize you guys were so new either! Guess I somehow got lucky to find you when I did! That's what comes from being sleepless and listening to coast-to-coast!

malisa wright

Congratulations and Thank YOU!

I love this website! Did not realize it was only one year old. This is the first place I hit when I have a research question about DNA. Please keep an open mind as you discover new theories and evidence.

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wonderful site, just fo you, so far It wonderful..........

"Your Born, Your Loved, You Grow, You Learn, You Fall In Love, You Screw up, You Learn More, You Grow Old, You Pass It On, You Die."

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Hello Guys Greetings,Really A wonderful work over the last year.I appriciate the hardwork put into Gatehring,Compiling,Providing Amazing Magnificent Insights to the Ancient World which was spoken as Lost Glory & Whispers.I Thank You Ancient Origins Team.


P.S. I have a request to make can you all please share informations regarding Gandhara Civilisations,Kushan Period & Greco - Buddhism.

Cheers :)


Hi! How can I download the free ebook?

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Hi Gerry. In a few hours, we will upload the videos and the ebook and we will send an email to all members with the link to download the ebook. Since you are a member you will receive the email with the link!

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Good Job Ancient Origins.



And we look forward to the next year and the years to come. 

Thanks for all you have done

Be leading be upon you

Many many congratulations on your first year and many many thanks for the free ebook download you are giving us.

I thorougly enjoy all of your articles. They are stimulating, facinating and many tims educating. Please continue the good work for many years to come.

One of the best site I have come across in a long time..very well organized and easy to read...looking forward to your ebook..have the page set up as homepage on firefox so that I forget the ebook download...thanks again!!!

congratulations on your 1st year. looking forward to many more. x

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The Ebook is now ready to download!

The SECRETS of Hidden Truths long Kept OUT of the Enlightenment is long overdue for the Great Awakening! It is High Time to REVEAL the FACTS? Don't BUY the LIES anymore Thanks for Your Righteous efforts blessings to "Ancient Origins"!

Congratulations and well done on having a great place for information to be shared. Well written articles and well thought out facts. Thank you, and long may this website continue.xx

Congratulations and well done on having a great place for information to be shared. Well written articles and well thought out facts. Thank you, and long may this website continue.xx


I bought the book mentioned...Hybrid Man...by Susan Martinez. Have about 200 pages read while on vacation. I always surmised that there was a flaw in the theory of evolution. And now I know why.  Interesting read.

A shoutout to your tech staff. Took a few minutes to solve my snafu after I emailed them. 

This site is just phenomenal. 




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downloading the ebook,.thank you very much ancient origins 

if you want to know the future,..learn to first understand your past

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For the first anniversary of ancient-origins.net, the Anthropological Association of Greece wishes you to overpass even the 100 years of life. Your deed is followed world wide by millions of readers and this is the biggest recognition. Yours both Drs Poulianos (Aris & Nickos).

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Well done to all responsible for Ancient Origins.  It offers a wealth of information and stimulating perspectives, and does so in a way that's entirely accessible.


Justbod's picture

Congratulations on your first year!

An excellent website that has rekindled my interest in Ancient History and all the delicious mysteries and discoveries!

Thank you for the e-book - I very much look forward to reading it!



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love the site, keep it up and keep going..can't wait for the next post...I now have the whole family joining me in reading your post.

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Thank you very much Pablo!

I can't open the ebook in EPUB format and I don;t have  Kndle in my system. I believe the ebook was in a PDF Format earlier. Any chance you let us download it on a PDF Format? Thanks.



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Hi Jay. If you click the blue button you will get the pdf version.

Try the blue button.

Just came across your site. Looks like it should be very interesting. Thanks. Ed.

Just came across your site. Looks like it should be very interesting. Thanks. Ed.

I'm so glad I found this site! Personally, I can't afford all the pricey archaeological magazine subscriptions & there simply aren't any decent sites/forums available that combine both the research aspect & the social interaction that u guys offer. Huge fan indeed!

been visiting the site for a while now.  love it


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