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MY ART INITIATIVE: SOUTH AFRICA CAVE PAINTINGS
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The Khoisan people were the original inhabitants of much of southern Africa.
Date: 2016-09-08 04:29:40
Introduction to the Cave Art Paintings of the Chauvet Cave
The Chauvet Cave is one of the most famous prehistoric rock art sites in the world. Located in the Ardeche region of southern France, along the bank of the river Ardeche near the Pont-d'Arc , this cave was only discovered as recently as 1994, happened upon by a small team of cavers led by Jean-Marie Chauvet. Chauvet Cave's importance is based on two factors: firstly, the aesthetic quality of...
South Africa - attractions and landmarks | Wondermondo
South Africa is extremely rich with unusual archaeological and natural monuments.
Geologically South Africa is interesting with its unique mineral deposits providing some of the best diamond, gold, platinum ores and other highly valuable mineral resources. Country has interesting impact craters as well as two waterfalls of international scale - the 948 metres high Tugela Falls...
Date: 2017-12-20 08:30:14
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Scenic Drives / Sight Seeing in or near Citrusdal, Cederberg in the Western Cape, South Africa.
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Rock art – South African Tourism
San Bushman paintings were often made of blood, gall, egg-white and ochre.
A stunning gallery of South African rock art is permanently open in the Drakensberg mountains and the Cederberg region of the Western Cape, and is the legacy of the San Bushmen, the original inhabitants of southern Africa. Their drawings have long fascinated local and international scholars with their fineness, simplicity...
Date: 2017-12-20 12:51:15
Ancient Bushmen Rock Art in South Africa - Nature Reserve
It is thought that South Africa has the richest treasure trove of rock art in the world. This ancient legacy of the San people (Bushmen) can be viewed in national parks and nature reserves all over the country.
The San followed the seasons and migrations of game over thousands of years, living in harmony with nature and leaving no trace of their presence other than these remarkable stories on...
Giants Castle - Bushman Rock Art
Giants Castle together with Kamberg, Highmoor and Injasuti present without any doubt the best collection of bushman rock art in the Drakensberg
- Main Caves at Giants Castle . The Main Caves is a large sandstone cave containing prehistoric San rock art. This cave is one of the biggest and best preserved painted sites in southern Africa. This cave is an easy 30 minute...
Date: 2011-09-26 18:48:46
The unsettling Tassili Cave Art - Ancient UFO
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Tassili n'Ajjer (meaning "Plateau of the Rivers") is noted for its prehistoric rock art and other ancient archaeological sites, dating from Neolithic times when the local climate was much moister, with savannah rather than desert. The art depicts herds of cattle, large wild animals including crocodiles, and human activities such as hunting and dancing. The art has strong stylistic links to the pre-Nguni Art of South Africa and the region, executed in caves by the San Peoples before the year 1200 BCE.
The range's exceptional density of...
The paintings were - PBS: Public Broadcasting Service
Hidden high in the crags of the Drakensburg Mountains of South Africa are images on rock walls uncannily like the European cave paintings. They too feature animals and hunting scenes, but unlike the European paintings, they aren't thousands of years old. They were painted just a couple of hundred years ago, almost within living...
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Tassili n'Ajjer, Sahara Desert, North Africa
Sahara rock art is a significant area of archaeological study focusing on the precious treasures carved or painted on the natural rocks found in the central Sahara desert. There are over three thousand sites discovered that have information about Saharan rock art. From the Tibesti massif to the Ahaggar Mountains, the Sahara is an impressive open-air museum containing numerous archaeological sites.
Tassili n'Ajjer (meaning "Plateau of the Rivers") is noted for its prehistoric rock art and other ancient archaeological sites, dating from Neolithic times when the local climate...
Date: 2013-06-26 13:48:08