Ancient Astronauts or Alien Artifacts?
If you have seen the new History Channel Ancient Astronauts documentary series or read books by Von Daniken and others you are familiar with the ancient astronaut theory. The idea that proposes that old myths, stories, art and physical structures start to make a lot more sense when you imagine that aliens once came to Earth and had dealings with the humans or proto-humans. An alternate theory is that the stories, art, etc were created by shamans or “psychonauts”. Rather than any physical beings coming to Earth or other paranormal activities actually occurring, what occurred was internal mental-spiritual journeys of great imagination which generated the strange artifacts. Either way, the artifacts of history and ancient culture are something to ponder. Here we have collected a few images of the anomalous things mentioned by the TV series and others.
The vimanas (flying ships) from ancient India: