Orion ~ The most important stars in the sky to many ancient civilizations including the Ancient Egyptians, the ancient civilizations in North, Central and South America and even in Asia. Spread all over our planet we can find literally hundreds of monuments that have been erected on Earth to reflect constellation of Orion. Orion is the place in the universe attributed to the birth of stars, but is there a possibility that ancient civilizations knew this before telescopes?
Summary The Australian Aboriginal constellation of the "Emu in the Sky", which stretches from the Coalsack at its head, to Scorpius to the left. More information is on Australian Aboriginal Astronomy The image is owned by Barnaby Norris and Ray Norris. High-resolution versions are available here.
Constellations & Ancient Civilizations.. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oMuHpb7EUv0
New tarot spread to try out during the winter months when the constellations Orion and Taurus are overhead. Within the Taurus constellation is the famous Pleiades Star Cluster. In Greek mythology the Pleiades are seven sisters, the daughters of Atlas and Pleione. This star cluster has been observed and worshiped by many ancient civilizations, and today they are connected to the new age idea of higher consciousness life and divine evolution. #tarot #tarotspread #tarotreading #pleiades
Recorded History From Missing Ancient Civilizations
Social Studies Mythology Make Your Own Myth Constellation Activity Mythology Fun
NO PREP! Just like ancient civilizations observed the night sky and created myths to tell stories of the stars, students write their own myths after creating their own constellation as they graph their name. All civilizations have mythology to tell the stories of the stars!
Summer Star Gazing Guide to use with your kids! Do this before summer is over!