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Paradise Map

Rockart Paradise

Paradise Map Copyright © 2016 by Yehuda Rotblum Paradise is not an earthly entity it is a concept that exists only in our imagination. It is a grand idea created by astute minds that invented a utopian final resting place. A paradise is a steady place of plentiful, a placeRead More …

God Names

rockart Names of God

Rock Art and the Names of God Copyright © 2016 by Yehuda Rotblum The Hebrew script and its precursor, the Proto-Sinaic Alphabet, invented by Semites working in the Egyptian mines in Sarabit-el-Haddam. One of its variations traveled through the Negev Desert and established itself as a local Alphabet called Old Negev.Read More …

Ibex Hunt

Ibex Hunt Negev Desert Rockart

The Ibex that stole the Sun. Copyright © 2016 by Yehuda Rotblum According to a belief in Central Asia, from the Neolithic time, a volcanic fireball tossed from earth into the sky created the Sun. The underworld then was perceived as the sun home. The myth is describing the sunRead More …

Cosmic Egg Creation

Cosmis Egg Creation Rockart

Cosmic Egg Creation Copyright © 2016 by Yehuda Rotblum The many Fertile Crescent creation myths diffused into each other incorporating the region prevalent ideas. These mythological motifs include symbols of a primeval chaos,  wind, water,  the cosmic egg,   creation of human beings from mud, etc. In the region of Egypt,  in HermopolisRead More …

Ibex and Santa

Ibex and Santa

Ibex and Santa Copyright © 2017 by Yehuda Rotblum The horned animal myths spread around the world is a proof of its strength and age. Its deep permeability into far and different cultures shows that the symbol existed for long times, his prominence is known from the Paleolithic times. TheRead More …

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