The Lost Continent of Mu [Col. James Churchward] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Mu was an immense continent covering nearly. The Lost Continent of Mu here shown is a handwritten letter from Colonel James Churchward to Dr. Charles (Chas) D. Hart, dated 20 December The letter. The Lost Continent of Mu has ratings and 30 reviews. Ruth said: Wow, how to rate this one? On the one hand, it’s a terrible book with terrible motive.

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You would think in a post-Joseph Smith world the ole “secret tablets I can’t show you that I also keep making new interpretations from” trick wouldn’t work, but by golly old timey racist hucksterism finds a way! A few years later Dr. Would he have mentioned the more than churxhward, earth mounds in Ohio alone? Over hills it is unstratified drift; in river valleys it is stratified drift.

In other projects Wikimedia Commons. It is virtually impossible for one half of the northern hemisphere to have an ice cap thousands of feet thick while the adjoining half on the same latitude was enjoying a temperate climate!

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Churchward claimed that “more fontinent fifty years ago”, while he was a soldier in Indiahe befriended a high-ranking temple priest who showed him a set of ancient “sunburnt” clay tablets, supposedly in a long lost “Naga-Maya language” which only two other people in India could read. Mar 13, Ayse Sen rated it liked it.

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Churchward’s writings were satirised by occult writer Raymond Buckland in his novel Mu Revealedwritten under the pseudonym “Tony Earll” an anagram for “not really”. But recently, many geologists and explorers have been quietly examining the evidence and have published their logical conclusions. Often, he will make a startling assertion, and before supporting it, will move on to some other train of thought.

Churchward relentlessly pursues a recurring pattern of presenting a vague description of an interesting unsolved archeological mystery, then insisting that this therefore proves that there was an ancient continent located in the Pacific Ocean which was the motherland of all humanity and which sunk 15, years ago. Churchward’s writings are a key influence for the plot of the anime series RahXephon.


Shaped roughly like a letter Jit is some three quarters of a mile long and composed of huge stone blocks, often 15 feet square. Many modern-day geologists are warming to the gas-belt idea excuse the pun. Churchward had two important locations he divulged to P. Churchward stated that the Cascade volcanic mountain chain was “quiescent, dormant, but not extinct.

Umbgrove, in Pulse of the Earthhad already ascertained that the deep trench off part of the Andean coast of S.

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Back inJ. But countless ruins remain, the construction of which cannot be copied today with our advanced engineering techniques. The original Americans, Central, South, and North, came here many, many ccontinent ago – from the west and by sea.

Evidence shows they were both right: Images of the photocopied pages of original paper article Churchwarx. They are definitely artificial, says Professor Masaaki Kimura of U. He claimed that, while posted in India, he befriended a priest ‘Rishi’who revealed to him ancient tablets jams in an otherwise unknown language. How did enormous sheets of ice travel over mountain ranges? Le Plongeon claimed that the civilization of ancient Egypt was founded by Queen Moo, a refugee from the land’s demise.

The names Lemuria and Mu have been used interchangeably for the lost continent, although Churchward calls it Mu exclusively. Despite years of struggle by P.

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In NovemberHenry died and the family moved in with Matilda’s parents in the hamlet of Kigbear, near Okehampton. Modern geological knowledge rules out “lost continents” of any significant size. Both Churchward and a Maya scholar named Jaurequi in History of Central America translate the last words of Jesus, “Eli, Eli, lama sabac tha ni,” which is not Hebrew or any recognizable language, as actually “Hele, hele, lamat zabac to ni” “I faint, I faint, darkness is coming over my face”.

He proposed a global network of huge gas-filled caverns which, if vented, could cause large areas of land to be submerged. In the s explorer and mineralologist William Niven stumbled upon a series of pits which reached 30 feet in depth, in an area of 10 x 20 miles in the NW Valley between Texcoco and Haluepantla.


Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. In his Mu-monomania, he employs circular and tautological reasoning.

Seventy-five years later, it seems odd that such a furor arose: It was most certainly the route that humans used to get to Australia, as only a few kilometers of water separated Sundaland from Australia at that time.

This reflects a distinction in geology between oceanic and continental crust, and a growing understanding that the area of crust in that portion of the Pacific Ocean formed a continuous continental mass rather than just a bunch of volcanic islands or lava flows, or a collection of fragments.

Philostratus, in ” Life of Tyana ,” says “the first Egyptians were a colony from India” and historian Valniiki, in the Ramayana, writes: According to Sir Archibald Geikie.

Having translated ancient tablets, there are fascinating comparisons between different religions and myths. This is cuurchward story of Churchward’s search for the lost continent, from the vaults of an Indian temple to the four cor Mu was an immense continent covering nearly one-half of the Pacific Ocean.

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Supposedly, this preceded the colony started at Sais, the “mouth of the Nile” by Thoth, son of an Atlantean priest, in 14, BC, with a temple for teaching the Osirian religion.

When um sank during volcanic destruction, fifty million square miles of water claimed her place. Sundaland, the continental shelf around Indonesia, which was exposed during the ice ages. According to Cayce and Churchward both, as well as Max Muller, there was a time that a single language was used throughout the world though whether this was spoken or written, or pictographic.

Churchwardauthor of the Mu books. Hemisphere down to the 40 th Parallel! Although it has attracted some following, it has never received scholarly or scientific support. The word was out: Wow, how to rate this one? The priestly brotherhood, he said, had been sent out from Mu to teach cobtinent sacred writings of religion continenh science to colonists in southeast Asia, then India.