In the Krasnodar region traces the legendary Aryans

Photo: Ivan Zhuravlev / Yugopolis

On the Taman Peninsula archaeologists found traces of the burial rite, pointing to the fact that the legendary aria — historical peoples of ancient Iran and India, which have noble qualities and amazing power — lived in the Northern Black Sea.

During the excavation of the necropolis, located next to the Hellenistic temple of Demeter at the Taman Peninsula, scientists are faced with the following surprising funeral rites relating to the "barbarian" tribes of Sindh, which may have become the descendants of the Aryans.

Sanctuary of Demeter scientists at the Institute of Archaeology

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Black diggers pilfered Murom rarities for sale

Vladimir region during the construction of a new road found an ancient burial poorly studied Finno-Ugric tribe Murom. Hundreds of vintage jewelry, coins and household items dated VIII century. In place have worked "black" diggers. But even that's left will be a serious amount of work for archaeologists and historians.

If not for the construction of a new road that would be left of us Murom antiquities? What does not make the snow and rain for a thousand years, in the XX century could turn the "black" diggers. They nearly pulled down the details for sale Finnish burial VIII

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Archaeologists have found traces in the Krasnodar region of one of the most mysterious ancient Greek cults

March 6, 2012 12:35

The scientists involved in the study of the ancient temple complex dedicated to the goddess Demeter in Anapa, Krasnodar Krai region, have suggested that in its territory in ancient times come to pass one of the most mysterious rites of antiquity — the Eleusinian mysteries.

Photo courtesy of the administration of the Fund "Archaeology"

Ancient Greek authors argued that in the afterlife waiting for all the suffering and only initiated into the Eleusinian mysteries will find there is a blissful existence.

Eleusinian Mysteries came from an ancient agricultural cult attributable to the Minoan era.

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