The Science of the Dogon by Laird Scranton. We have reproduced below the Conclusion of this superb scholarly book, which gives overwhelming support to the. Avi Solomon: Who are the Dogon? Laird Scranton: The Dogon are a modern-day African tribe from Mali who seem to observe many interesting. One time I got into a little discussion with Laird Scranton on facebook where I said that I thought some things about the Dogon culture were very interesting, but .

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The Science of the Dogon: Decoding the African Mystery Tradition by Laird Scranton

The suggestion that this science was conveyed to the Dogon through modern contacts does not adequately explain the presence of these same well-known symbols in ancient myths. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Bryan Day rated it really liked it Oct 17, He is an independent software designer who became interested in Dogon mythology and symbolism in the early s.

The deeper one delves more modern scientific knowledge is on display. The knowledge of the Sirius star system and also professed knowledge of a number of scientific facts by the Dogon were not known, and others that were not even proposed, by modern science when they were documented in the s and s by Griaule and Dieterlen.

The Science of the Dogon by Laird Scranton

The Science of the Dogon: The information presented in the preceding chapters demonstrates a direct relationship between the symbols and themes of the Dogon creation story and known scientific facts relating to the formation of the universe, matter, and biological reproduction. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. This should be obvious to everyone.


Moreover, the extended parallels between myth and science sustain themselves through complex discussions of the formative processes of the universe and the conception of life. Are you an author? Set up a giveaway. New Releases Books and The City. Decoding the African Mystery Tradition Sep 22, Available for download now.

Jesus teaching of the Surat soul Shabd word Yoga union to his inner circle of disciples. For instance, the Dogon tradition of eight ancestors seems to bear a relationship to the Egyptian Ogdoad, and yet the Dogon do not assign actual god or goddess names to these ancestors.

The mysterious knowledge of the Dogon tribe of Mali come to life in Scranton’s work.

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Laird Scranton is an independent software designer from Albany, New York who writes about ancient mysteries, cosmology and language. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.

Often, they are what enable us to positively align parallel ancient mythologies. Truth is always bitter, and the bitter truth is our tribal ancients of or more years ago had far greater scientific knowledge and facts than we do today.

Sacred Symbols of the Dogon. I recommend this to someone already familiar with the subject and seeking a detailed analysis of how the Dogon creation explanation compares to other creation stories and the strong possibility of a single source.


This can be readily seen in the cultural and linguistic similarities between the Dogon and the people of ancient Egypt, which would be expected of two closely related cultures.

Sacred Symbols of the Dogon

John Anthony West Foreword. Shabazz Pizazz rated it it was amazing Aug 17, Lora the Study Coach Incardona rated it it was ok Oct 29, Popularity Popularity Featured Price: By scganton Dogon cosmological drawings for equivalent glyph-shapes in Egyptian words, a new way of reading and interpreting the Egyptian hieroglyphs emerges.

Enlightening and highly educational.

A quintessential read for anyone wishing to learn the truth about this fascinating subject. Conceptually, Dogon laifd begins with an aligned pyramid-like structure called a granary, which the Dogon priests tell us defines a world-system or plan.

The Science of the Dogon: Decoding the African Mystery Tradition

Such instruction could account for the apparently sudden rise of Egyptian scrangon from the backdrop of earlier hunter tribes. To my way of thinking, one critical omission on the part of most researchers of ancient myth has been to ignore these unexplained similarities, which seem to coexist among widely divergent societies but without compelling reason.

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