Category Archive: Axis mundi

How old is astronomy? A study on the northern sky mythology

Most common explanation of the word “Druid” is “the one who knows the tree”. It is further understood that this “tree” is in fact a “world tree”. Its stem is the rotational axes of… Continue reading

Garden of Eden in astrotheology

Polaris is currently very close to the north celestial pole, and for this reason it is our North star. But this was not always the case. Due to the phenomena known as precession… Continue reading

Axis mundi / tree of life explained

Hello friends! Before we get deeper into the topic of archaeo-astronomy and its impact on the ancient beliefs we need to define some basics. One of the starting points is definitely the so-called “axis mundi”… Continue reading