It looks like we have little knowledge of what our planet was millions of years ago. There have been numerous discoveries that have baffled researchers and scientists. Now we have a gigantic footprint in Africa that according to legend is around 200 million years old. What are the chances that this actually is a footprint left by a gigantic being?
Geologists have mixed views regarding this incredible feature located in the vicinity of the city of Mpaluzi, near the Swaziland border in the Mpumalanga province in north-eastern South Africa.
For the locals of the region this gigantic footprint that has around 1.2 meters is no mystery, they claim that it is a footprint of beings that inhabited Earth in the distant past, some of the locals refer to it as Goliath’s footprint, some say that it is the footprint of Adam, the first man. Locals state that this is one of the holiest places in the region, and some consider it as one of the holiest places in South Africa. Locals consider the region where the footprint is located as a place of love, peace and healing and that the Mpuluzi footprint is there to serve the power of good.
Stories and tales about gigantic beings inhabiting Earth occur in almost all ancient cultures and civilizations. We can find stories in many mythologies of the ancient world: Greek, Norse, Germanic, Indian, Indo-European, and also in the new world as in the traditions of the Mayans, Aztecs and Incas; but most importantly in almost all mayor sacred books of antiquity: the Lebhar Gabhale, the Hindu Ramayana and even in the Bible.
How the gigantic footprint was imprinted into granite is another mystery, local shamans tell the story that this particular footprint was left by a being which was running across the ground covered with warm lava ash and that this is how the footprint came to be imprinted in granite. Due to geological changes through millions of years the position of the rock changed and ended up being displayed as it is today.
Could it be that this gigantic 200 million year old footprint is evidence of these mythological beings?
Archaeologists have found numerous mysterious places on Earth that conventional science cannot explain. Russia seems to be where this type of discoveries are usual, in the past archaeologists have unearthed skeletons of people who range in height from 3 to 5 meters, some of them displayed anatomic anomalies, having up to six fingers. The Java giant in southern China is another discovery that doesn’t fit in the conventional view of history.
Geologists who have heard about it believe that this is just another natural formation, and has nothing to do with giants, of beings inhabiting the Earth millions of years ago, but looking at images and videos from the site, it is hard to believe that this gigantic mark, is the product of mother nature.
Granite is well-known to produce different shapes that can look like known features to us, thus weathering condition might be attributed to several strange-looking formation, the problem with this gigantic footprint is the fact that you can easily identify the anatomy of a foot; The forefoot, midfoot and hindfoot. The shape left in the granite is just amazing. Some believe that we have the tendency of seeing patterns and object that actually do not exist, and consider this to be another possibility that explains this gigantic footprint.
Unfortunately for scientists and archaeologists recognizing discoveries of this type is something that simply cannot be accepted, since that would require planning a completely new theory of evolution of man, its history and surroundings.
Horticulturists find this region very attractive because, on a small hill located in the vicinity, there is an amazing amount of medicinal plants that grow, one of them is called the Baboons tail and grows in abundance. Horticulturists use this plant to treat TB and asthma.
Readers will have mixed views about this finding, but it depends in what you believe, evidence of giants can be found in numerous ancient texts, now we even have physical evidence supporting ancient texts.