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Dormant

It is my opinion that Rockart archeology is dormant now for many years. It is stuck at the level of counting Rockart objects such as animals, people and then arranges the numbers into nice statistics tables without real meaning. Thousands of papers written about Rockart didn’t advance our knowledge ofRead More …


Rock Art in Israel

Book Rockart in Israel

Copyright © 2017 by Yehuda Rotblum The book explores the connection of Rock Art in the Negev Desert to Myths and Astronomy. It traces the Negev Desert pre-history through archeological remains such as Rock Art, Masseboth, Temples, and the Holy Mountains. It reconstructs the beliefs of the Negev Desert peopleRead More …


Fertility Rockart

The sniffing dog scene, Orion, and Isis in the winter time. Negev Desert Rockart.

Fertility scenes in the Negev Desert Rockart Rituals in Negev Desert, Egypt, and Canaan Copyright © 2018 by Yehuda Rotblum Nature fertility rituals existed long before the agricultural revolution was established. The rituals were inspired by nature sprouting where earth and water and reproduction played a major role. The lack ofRead More …


Exodus and Rockart

Rock Art connection to Exodus Copyright © 2017 by Yehuda Rotblum The nation of Israel is ancient, but its beginning is mysterious. The Hebrew Bible narrates the event of Exodus, but they do not answer the simple question, archeologically speaking; where the Israelite came from? To date there is noRead More …


Rockart Ships

Rockart Ships

Ships and boats in Negev Desert Rockart, Israel Copyright © 2017 by Yehuda Rotblum You don’t expect to see sailing ships or boats in the desert. Surprisingly, many rockart in the Negev desert describe a scene with floating ships as if the arid desert is full of waterways. These are notRead More …


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