I believe that intellectual engagement by advocates from both ends of the spectrum would serve to Read More. Wow, I actually never thought that magical flying carpets can have any historical background other than appearances in "Thousand and One Nights" and "Aladdin". And please pardon the misspells.
A real flying carpet?
There is a book out that detailed the exploration into the South American balloon construction , but unfortunately I cannot remember what it was called. There is historical basis for a 'flying carpet'. There were depictions of black triangular, upside down pyramid type designs which some archaeologists thought might be hot air ballons, with the black coloring coming from not just dye but on the inside ash from a soot fire that seal the weave. The result was that the ballon, when inflated with hot air at the right time of day would become airborn and continue to be heated by the sun for a longer flight.
Models were made which worked. That the people of South America once sailed these balloons would also be a possible explanation for Eric Von Danagin's fire blackened holes, as well as the ability to observe the lines on the ground at places notably in Paru. I have woundered why not also might the European and African continents have had at one time hot air balloons and even perhaps Derragables, that would explain where the idea of flying ships might come from? Interesting enogh, silk is one of the few materials that would be suited for the necessary type of cloth, a tight weave and strong and light in weight.
In my quest as an theist to discover IF there is in fact God, years ago I had an interesting experience. I was in my rented rooms in Varanasi, India where I had been reading hindu and Buddhists scriptures guided by a saint.
I slept on the traditional bed. These things were uncomfortable and always too short, consisting of a wooden frame witrh a rope woven lattice to support you.
- Flying Carpet Productions - Best Services in Audio Engineering;
- The Inscrutable Diaries Of Rodger Saltwash.
- Safety, Accessibility and Guest Policies.
- Magic carpets a reality, says professor.
- Flying Carpet Productions.
- Hell is in New Jersey.
I always slept badly and later moved to the rug on the floor! Anyway, though fascinated by the mythologies as stories, I had still no evidence at all. Lying there, I thought to myself, nah, I'm only dreaming, at which point the bed slammed back down on the floor.
Magical Flying Carpets
Shocked, I sat up, unable to believe the evidence of my senses, but quite upset by what had happened. So I decided to get back to sleep. Well, as I was nodding off, I said to whatever it was, and to myself that I'd believe it if it happened again. Ancient Origins has been quoted by:. By bringing together top experts and authors, this archaeology website explores lost civilizations, examines sacred writings, tours ancient places, investigates ancient discoveries and questions mysterious happenings. Our open community is dedicated to digging into the origins of our species on planet earth, and question wherever the discoveries might take us.
We seek to retell the story of our beginnings. Skip to main content. History of Flying Carpets Interestingly, contrary to popular opinion, the magic carpet does not feature prominently in the Thousand and One Nights. Thousand and One Nights. Login or Register in order to comment. Andrew Bale wrote on 7 September, - Permalink. White Eagle wrote on 20 June, - Permalink.
King Solomon And as soon as I had that thought the bed and I rose up into the air again. God is just so cool!! Related Articles on Ancient-Origins. Every day you get up, get dressed, eat, and probably head out to work, school, or some other activity outside your home. If you work, you may have to interact with customers, who are not always A museum in St. Augustine, Florid has a rather unusual artifact — an ancient rug made completely out of cat fur. The Pazyryk Carpet is the oldest known example of a carpet in existence today. Discovered in a state of almost perfect preservation, it was pulled from a royal tomb in the Pazyryk Valley of Siberia, By The Siberian Times reporter A mummified potentate and his wife were found in a burial mound 42 metres in diameter.
Times for The Magic Carpets of Aladdin
They went to the next life alongside nine saddled and harnessed geldings. Top New Stories. Experts in Crimea have found a fossil of a gigantic bird, that lived some 1. The find demonstrates that giant birds once made their home in Europe and reveals for the first time that they lived north of the equator. As social media is abuzz with who might be cast in the next Batman movie, with concerns that some of the candidates might not be menacing enough to fill those big black boots, it might be time to Cerberus: Legendary Hell Hound of the Underworld.
Human Origins. The origins of human beings according to ancient Sumerian texts. Sumerians created an advanced civilization with its own system of elaborate language and writing, architecture and arts, astronomy and mathematics. The Secret Life of an Ancient Concubine. Ancient Technology. The Romans were arguably one of the most successful conquerors of the ancient world. Taken high over Agrabah , Jasmine and Aladdin begin to fall in love.
It is the carpet that leads him and his trusty monkey into a cave full of gold and jewels. A magical carpet only makes itself available to the most extraordinary of men. It does not discern between good or evil, but to the pursuit and manipulation of power. Thanks for the the valuable suggestions…keep writing on this topic. You put a nice twist to it. Well put melissa. You must be logged in to post a comment. Interior and Design Blogs. Fashion and Trends. Antique Rug Blogs.
Architecture Blogs. Art Related Blogs. My Wishlist Login.
Magic Flying Carpet — Legend or Fact? June 5, Read More. June 27, October 11,