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This cave painting depicts men, women and children dancing during a festival | Express

This cave painting depicts men, women and children dancing during a festival [Credit: Indian Express]. cave paintings found in southern India

Newspaper Rock detail, Canyonlands National Park: post-Spaniard glyph of horse and rider & monster man.

Figure and Bird. Cave painting, Lascaux, France. c. 13,000 B.C.E.

"The Shaft Scene" Lascaux Caves. One of the most complex scenes in Franco-Cantabrian cave art, the meaning of this cluster of pictographs, found in the Shaft of the Dead Man, one of the remotest parts of the cave, continues to baffle Paleolithic scholars.

petroglyph -- Escalante River, Glenn Canyon

There's more than yoga in my novel "Ashram" as the resident students perceive ancient wisdom in related traditions. Consider this from Escalante River, Glenn Canyon

Ancient Pictographs - Amazing how people can deny the shape of the life forms depicted.  Arrogance.

Ancient Pictographs Many of the petroglyphs are pictographs, and some maybe ideographs, or symbols to represent ideas or concepts.

Grotta di Chauvet, Vallon-Pont-d'Arc, Ardèche(Francia), 20000-17500 a.c., particolare dei dipinti rupestri delle pareti.

Cave of Forgotten Dreams is a 2010 documentary film by Werner Herzog about the Chauvet Cave in southern France that contains the oldest human-painted images yet discovered. Some of them were crafted as much as years ago.

Sleeping Antelope, prehistoric art in Tassili n'Ajjer (Plateau of the Rivers), Sahara Desert

ancientart: “ Prehistoric petroglyph depicting a possibly sleeping antelope, located at Tin Taghirt on the Tassili n’Ajjer in southern Algeria. Photo courtesy & taken by Linus Wolf ”