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Tibetan alphabet - กูซูซางโป..ภูฏานศึกษา

The Tibetan alphabet. Excellent characters to use as a coded writing in your Book of Shadows.

Dead Sea Scrolls - The Scrolls date from around 250 B.C. to 68 A.D. and were written in Hebrew, Aramaic and Greek; they contain Biblical and apocryphal works, prayers and legal texts and sectarian documents.  This priceless collection of ancient manuscripts is invaluable to our understanding of the history of Judaism, the development of the Hebrew Bible, and the beginnings of Christianity.

The “Original” Bible and the Dead Sea Scrolls - Biblical Archaeology Society

Ancients Manuscripts from Desert Libraries of Timbuktu

Ancients Manuscripts from Desert Libraries of Timbuktu - Nasir al-Din Abu al-Abbas Ahmad ibn al-Hajj al-Amin al-Tawathi al-Ghalawi. Kashf al-Ghummah fi Nafa al-Ummah (The Important Stars Among the Multitude of the Heavens), copied

fol. 170r of the book of ballymote (1390), the uraicept na n-éces. explains the ogham script of early gaelic.

Book of Ballymote Ogham script of early Irish language.

A part of the largest surviving mathematical scroll, the Rhind Papyrus (written in hieratic script), asks questions about the geometry of triangles. It is, in essence, a mathematical text book. The surviving parts of the papyrus show how the Egyptian engineers calculated the proportions of pyramids as well as other structures. Originally, this papyrus was five meters long and thirty three centimeters high.

The Ancient Egyptian Number System (Math), A Feature Tour Egypt Story

A Chinese scholar and government official named Wang Yirong is credited with realizing that some of these bones were inscribed with ancient writing and thus had historical significance.  Today, they are called “oracle bones” and they constitute the best window available into the history, language and culture of ancient China.  Because they involve specific dates, they are also an indispensible means of exploring the ancient Chinese calendar and its astronomical underpinnings

Oracle Bones - A Chinese scholar and government official named Wang Yirong is…

Göktürk Kitabeleri. Remnant of ancient Turkic epigraphs artifacts at an archaeological site in Mongolia.  The Gokturks are the oldest nomadic people in Central Asia that left records of their own language in their own writing system. Because of a superficial resemblance to the Runic alphabet, the alphabet is also known as Orkhon or Turkic runes. This resemblance is probably a result of the writing materials used - most inscriptions are in hard surfaces, such as stone or wood, and curved…

Remnant of ancient Turkic epigraphs artifacts at an archaeological site in Mongolia.

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