They’re Alive! Megalithic Sites Are More than Just Stone
It doesn't take much to stimulate the human body's electro-magnetic circuitry, in fact a small change in the local environment is enough to create a change in awareness.
People who visit ancient temples and megalithic sites often describe such a sensation. The standard explanation is that such feelings are nothing more than a 'wow' factor: the result of visual stimuli from the overwhelming impression generated by megalithic constructions such as stone circles, ancient temples and pyramids.
But the cumulative evidence proves otherwise: that megaliths and other ancient sacred places are actually attracting, storing, even generating their own energy field, creating the kind of environment where one can enter an altered state of consciousness.
Generating Energy Fields
In 1983 a comprehensive study was undertaken by engineer Charles Brooker to locate magnetism in sacred sites. The test subject was the Rollright stone circle in England. A magnetometer survey of the site revealed how a band of magnetic force is attracted into the stone circle through a narrow gap of stones that act as the entrance. The band then spirals towards the center of the circle as though descending down a rabbit hole.
Two of the circle’s western stones were also found to pulsate with concentric rings of alternating current, resembling ripples in a pond.
Magnetomer survey image of the Rollright Stones. Adapted from Charles Brooker. Magnetism and Standing Stones, New Scientist, January 13, 1983.
The analysis led Brooker to state how, “the average intensity of the [geomagnetic] field within the circle was significantly lower than that measured outside, as if the stones acted as a shield.”
Such discoveries help us decipher what the ancients were up to when they built megalithic structures. At the Temple of Edfu in Egypt there is a wall featuring what amounts to a recipe for establishing a space that differs energetically from its surrounding landscape — a temple. The instructions describe how certain creator gods first established a mound and 'pierced a snake' to the spot, whereupon a special force of nature impregnated the mound, which led to the construction of the physical temple.
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The symbol of the serpent has always been a culturally shared metaphor of the earth's meandering lines of force, what scientists refer to as telluric currents.
Egyptian goddess harnessing the serpent energy.
Controlling the Laws of Nature
It seems ancient architects had a fine degree of control of the laws of nature, because a recent study of energy fields in and around Avebury, the world's largest stone circle, shows how its megaliths are designed to attract a ground current into the site.
Electrodes planted at Avebury reveal how its circular ditch breaks the transmission of telluric ground current and conducts electricity into the ditch, in effect concentrating energy and releasing it at the entrance to the site, sometimes at double the rate of the surrounding land.
Magnetic readings at Avebury die away at night to a far greater level than can be accounted for under natural circumstances. They charge back at sunrise, with the ground telluric current from the surrounding land attracted to the henge just as magnetic fluctuations of the site reach their maximum.
Studies conducted by the late physicist John Burke also discovered how the stones of Avebury are deliberately placed and aligned so as to focus electro-magnetic currents to flow in a premeditated direction using an identical principle to modern atomic particle colliders, in which airborne ions are steered in one direction.
Avebury stone circle. Image by Freddy Silva.
The effect of sacred sites behaving like concentrators of electromagnetic energy is enhanced by the choice of stone. Often moved across enormous distance, the stone used in megalithic sites contains substantial amounts of magnetite. The combination makes temples behave like weak, albeit huge, magnets.
This has a profound influence on the human body, particularly the dissolved iron that flows in blood vessels, not to mention the millions of particles of magnetite floating inside the skull, and the pineal gland, which itself is highly sensitive to geomagnetic fields, and whose stimulation begins the production of chemicals such as pinolene and serotonin, which in turn leads to the creation of the hallucinogen DMT. In an environment where geomagnetic field intensity is decreased, people are known to experience psychic and shamanic states.
An exhaustive investigation into the Carnac region of France, where some 80,000 megaliths are concentrated, reveals a similar spiritual technology at work. At first the leading researcher, electrical engineer Pierre Mereux, was skeptical that megalithic sites possessed any special powers.
Mereux’s study of Carnac shows how its dolmens amplify and release telluric energy throughout the day, with the strongest readings occurring at dawn. The voltage and magnetic variations are related, and follow a phenomenon known as electric induction . According to Mereux, “The dolmen behaves as a coil or solenoid, in which currents are induced, provoked by the variations, weaker or stronger, of the surrounding magnetic field. But these phenomena are not produced with any intensity unless the dolmen is constructed with crystalline rocks rich in quartz, such as granite.”
His readings of menhirs reveal an energy that pulsates at regular intervals at the base, positively-and negatively-charged, up to thirty-six feet from these upright monoliths, some of which still show carvings of serpents. Extreme pulsations recycle approximately every 70 minutes, showing that the menhirs charge and discharge regularly.
Mereux also noticed how the voltage of standing stones in the Grand Ménec alignment diminished the farther away they lay from the stone circle, which itself behaved as a kind of condenser or concentrator of energy.
Carnac menhir caption: One of the 80,000 menhirs in the Carnac region. Image by Freddy Silva.
The composition of the stones and their ability to conduct energy was not lost on Mereux and others. Being very high in quartz, the specially chosen rocks are piezoelectric, which is to say they generate electricity when compressed or subjected to vibrations. The megaliths of Carnac, positioned as they are upon thirty-one fractures of the most active earthquake zone in France, are in a constant state of vibration, making the stones electromagnetically active.
It demonstrates that the menhirs were not planted on this location by chance, particularly as they were transported from 60 miles (97 km) away, because their presence and orientation is in direct relationship to terrestrial magnetism.
Sacred Sites and Magnetic Portals
Ancient Mysteries traditions around the world share one peculiar aspect: they maintain how certain places on the face of the Earth possess a higher concentration of power than others. These sites, named "spots of the fawn" by the Hopi, eventually became the foundation for many sacred sites and temple structures we see today. What is interesting is that each culture maintains that these special places are connected with the heavens by a hollow tube or reed, and by this umbilical connection the soul is capable of engaging with the Otherworld during ritual. However, it also allows a conduit for the spirit world to enter this physical domain.
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Such discoveries help to validate, in the scientific eye, the long-held belief by sensitives and dowsers since the recording of history that megalithic sites and ancient temples are places set aside from the normal world, where a person can connect with locations far beyond this planetary sphere.
Certainly the ancient Egyptian priests regarded the temple as far more than a conglomerate of dead stones. Every dawn they awakened each room with orations, treating the temple as a living organism that sleeps at night and awakens at dawn.
© FREDDY SILVA 2016
Material based on the author's book The Divine Blueprint: Temples, power places, and the global plan to shape the human soul , Invisible Temple, 2012. Available at invisibletemple.com
Top Image: Deriv; Standing stones in Avebury, Whiltshire, England. Source: CC BY 2.0
By Freddy Silva
Updated September 10, 2021.
Charles Brooker. Magnetism and Standing Stones , New Scientist, January 13, 1983
John Burke and Kaj Halberg . Seed of Knowledge, Stone of Plenty , Council Oak Books, San Francisco, 2005
Pierre Mereaux. Carnac: Des Pierres Pour Les Vivants , Kerwangwenn, Nature & Bretagne, 1992
Studies on the pineal and DMT: Serena Roney-Dougal, The Faery Faith, Green Magic, London, 2002; and E.C. May et al, Review of the psychoenergetic research conducted at SRI International, SRI International Technical Report, March 1988
People were more in tune with earth, the sky, the elements, animals, vegetation, etc... The probably used all of these to factor how much energy could be stored and be able to be stored for so long and after being visited for so long by so many people. Not even cemeteries have that much energy with them being considered scary or haunted. It's amazing that people seemed to be a lot more intelligent than we are today. We seem to discover things, but don't really know their true capacities. What were they used for? Who used them? Were they publicly or privately used? Could they have been portals? We never know since there aren't "instructions" or "manuals."
I want to thank everyone who add to this website, I've downloaded the app. The articles are fascinating. It's amazing how we have a whole world we have yet to discover its mysteries and we have amazing writers and researchers, of course a lot more than that, that provide us with this knowledge.
Again thank you
I believe Tesla was aware of this to some degree. He planned to build an international power grid that provided everyone with free electricity. In the end, he didn't succeed.
There is a LOT yet to be discovered in the areas of energy, megalithic structures and life. Cf, for starters, the researches of i.e. Samir Omanagich in regard to a Bosnian pyramid system near Visoko which is tens of thousands of years old whose two largest pyramids (Pyramid of the Sun and Pyramid of the Moon) are MUCH larger then the Great Pyramid of Egypt, the recently discovered 22,000 year old pyramid in Indonesia, and discoveries of Dr. Michael Tellinger in South Africa ...
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i guy up at our property said that stones have energy, he didn't elaborate, maybe this is what he was talking about. everything that has any mass has gravity. the earth has it's own electromagnetics that i don't even understand, so why not something that makes up the earth. i must not be very sensitive to this field, but i have done my fair share of landscaping. concrete block, railroad ties and timbers, and natural stone. i prefer natural stone don't know why just do, besides the fact that it looks better than the other stuff i used.
Thank you for a very informative article based in fact. While I was aware of such truths, I am glad to see some real validation studies performed. I am a person sensitive to electromagnetism and always want to learn more about its effects on humans both biologically and spiritually. And agree the Ancients were much more knowledgeable than the "powers to be" would have us believe. The more data/evidence shared, the better for more to awaken.