Essay Abut The History Of The Great Sphinx, Its Mystery And Secrets.

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"Stars fade like memory the instant before dawn. Low in the east the sun appears, golden as an opening eye. That which can be named must exist. That which is named can be written. That which is written shall be remembered. That which is remembered lives. In the land of Egypt Osiris breathes..."I believe many people on Earth are now wondering about different things: unsolved mysteries, breathtaking myths, abnormal features, etc. Many of us who knows at least a little bit about Egypt, Sphinx and Giza Pyramids, are swallowed by those mysterious monuments, because non of us know for sure what really happened and when. I wish I could be in that mystifying place and watch from the far how the Great Sphinx was built. I wish I could be one of those scientists who got to see the inside treasure of that famous statue and Pyramids of Giza.Some scientists believe that Sphinx was built around 2500 B.C., at the same time three Great Pyramids of Giza were constructed. No doubt there is a connection between all those mysterious and perfect work of architecture. Is the Sphinx of prehistoric origin? Why was it built? In this provocative, rigorously argued report, revisionist Egyptologists Graham Hancock, author of Fingerprints of the Gods, and Robert Bauval, author of The Orion Mystery, join their hard work to answer many questions along the way while they examine the Sphinx, or like it was called by Egyptians - Harmarchis, which means 'Horus-in-the-Horizon', and its relation to the other monuments of the Giza plateau. They put together a book - The Message of the Sphinx: a Quest for the Hidden Legacy of Mankind, which was published by Three Rivers Press, New York in 1996.In this exciting account of historical and archaeological investigation, the authors present hard evidence that the Sphinx, the Pyramids, and the other monuments at Giza have a far more ancient origin than previously believed. Complete with evidence of a conspiracy between the Egyptology establishment and various confidential organizations to keep the secrets of the Pyramids from the world, The Message of the Sphinx is also a modern-day historical and scientific detective work that unravels the millennial code embodied in above mentioned structures.From other recent books, we know that the Pyramids mirror the exact position of the constellation of the Orion, a star that resembles Osiris (Egyptian God), in the skies as it was in about 10,500 B.C., that they are aligned exactly north. In other words, three Great Pyramids of Giza, "standing on high ground half a mile to the west of the Sphinx, are in fact a precise map of the three stars of Orion's belt, formed in 15 million tons of solid stone." We also know that the Sphinx and the Pyramids have signs of water damage in area that has been arid according to scientists for at least 8,000years. So now the question is: were Pyramids and the Sphinx build by a civilization much older than Egypt, not 2500 B.C., but in 10,500 B.C., which represents Zep...

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