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A few of us had a little bit of fun with some numbers in Dune's 'The Giza Plan, further findings', and rather than intrude on his topic with this - and whatever extensions we may get - I thought a topic on its own should occur.

For those interested in the beginnings of it, please see the run of some of the posts here

As pointed out by members, some of the observations were made in topics or posts in previous years, and they extend to other areas of great number-play and what results from that, especially concerning different measuring scales. It would appear that we may be able to identify a basis for such things that have come down to us as measures from ancient times...but I guess a little bit more investigation might solidify or deny this. Of course, a bit of sifting through topics and posts by other members over the years could show even more observations that might just be recreated here.

I encourage anyone with some info or insight to join in, but I would hope that we just keep to the basics...there is not much point in showing several convoluted formulas to arrive at an answer just because of number-crunching to get a specific answer. Better to have simple arithmetic operations in the beginning, don't you think?

To begin, it starts with the number of beams from the upper/King chamber upwards: 43 in total, comprising five layers of 9, 8, 9, 9 and 8 beams. 43 could be represented in ancient Egyptian culture as Osiris and the 42 Neters that judge the spirit of the Pharaoh as he makes his way through the underworld to reside in the heavens with the gods. If this is so, then numbers in rites and rituals have a deeper meaning than just being the amount of things...they could be found in the very constructions and cultures of the past.

Simple multiplication first:
9x8x9x9x8 = 46,656
4x6x6x5x6 = 4,320
4x3x2 = 24
2x4 = 8
And finally, 9x8x9x9x8x4x6x6x5x6x4x3x2x2x4x8 = 309,586,821,120

46,656 is first and foremost 66. Other figures can be found from it, as we played with in Dune's topic, but it would seem that we were just touching the surface. Jacob pointed out that 46,656 x 42 = 1,959,552 which, when several zeroes are added, becomes the Nineveh Constant which Michael and others had something to say about here . It would appear that the figure, which is 70 x 607 is quite astounding both as a number unto itself and its properties, and being used for ancient astronomy and celestial body motions. Hmmm: they had a calendar showing calculations and motions for several million years? Sheesh!

The NC as a time length is 240 periods of Precession of the Equinoxes, with a PoE of 25,920 years. For 46,656 and an original number of 9, and there being 5 layers, it is simple to arrive at 25,920:
46,656 / 9 x 5

PoE can also be had from:
(4x6x6x5x6) x6

We certainly know 6 is an important number in ancient cultures, especially when it comes to 60 and the lengths of time and parts of the circle. This might extend to their being an instrumental 12 houses around the ecliptic in which the sun presides in determining equinoctial motions: 2,160 years for each house.

I guess this is a good start, and might just leave it here for the moment.

Cheers

Thank you for you and your time here.

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Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 1039 drew 15-Jan-18 01:32
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 93 rodz111 15-Jan-18 03:07
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 79 DavidK 15-Jan-18 09:53
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 62 drew 16-Jan-18 01:43
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 46 DavidK 16-Jan-18 10:24
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 24 drew 17-Jan-18 00:59
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 48 DUNE 16-Jan-18 10:32
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 44 DavidK 16-Jan-18 11:15
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 46 DUNE 16-Jan-18 12:18
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 40 DavidK 16-Jan-18 13:03
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 44 DavidK 16-Jan-18 17:40
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 49 Sirfiroth 16-Jan-18 18:44
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 50 DUNE 16-Jan-18 20:00
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 37 DavidK 16-Jan-18 21:48
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 46 DavidK 16-Jan-18 21:17
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 43 Sirfiroth 16-Jan-18 23:02
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 48 drew 17-Jan-18 01:33
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 50 DUNE 17-Jan-18 08:46
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 53 drew 18-Jan-18 01:37
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 45 DUNE 18-Jan-18 11:43
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 35 DUNE 18-Jan-18 12:29
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 50 DavidK 18-Jan-18 12:33
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 43 DUNE 18-Jan-18 16:55
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 49 DavidK 18-Jan-18 18:31
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 51 DUNE 18-Jan-18 20:00
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 33 DUNE 19-Jan-18 09:33
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 68 drew 16-Jan-18 01:34
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 40 rodz111 16-Jan-18 19:46
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 34 drew 17-Jan-18 00:18
side topic - fractions vs decimals 47 drew 17-Jan-18 01:41
Re: side topic - fractions vs decimals 56 rodz111 17-Jan-18 03:42
Re: side topic - fractions vs decimals 69 DavidK 17-Jan-18 09:54
Re: side topic - fractions vs decimals 63 rodz111 17-Jan-18 20:20
Re: side topic - fractions vs decimals 40 drew 19-Jan-18 00:18
Re: known basic ancient measures 55 drew 19-Jan-18 00:31
Re: known basic ancient measures pt2 44 drew 19-Jan-18 00:36
Pi problems 53 drew 19-Jan-18 01:15
A piece of pi in the pyramid 53 drew 19-Jan-18 02:44
Re: A piece of pi in the pyramid 67 DavidK 19-Jan-18 09:40
Re: A piece of pi in the pyramid 45 DUNE 19-Jan-18 10:51
Re: A piece of pi in the pyramid 58 DavidK 19-Jan-18 12:09
Re: A piece of pi in the pyramid 51 Horatech 20-Jan-18 09:05
Re: A piece of pi in the pyramid 48 Horatech 20-Jan-18 16:46
Extraneous post there 46 drew 21-Jan-18 01:45
Re: Extraneous post there 45 Horatech 02-Feb-18 07:28
Re: Extraneous post there 19 drew 07-Feb-18 00:01
Re: Pi problems 73 rodz111 19-Jan-18 04:00
Re: Pi problems 58 drew 21-Jan-18 01:51
Re: Pi problems 42 rodz111 21-Jan-18 15:32
Khufu pyramid supposed silence 41 drew 22-Jan-18 02:15
Re: Khufu pyramid supposed silence 63 rodz111 22-Jan-18 03:38
Re: Khufu pyramid supposed silence 24 drew 29-Jan-18 01:53
Re: Khufu pyramid supposed silence 52 rodz111 03-Feb-18 06:24
Re: Khufu pyramid supposed silence 16 drew 06-Feb-18 03:10
Khufu’s Kryptic Kode 54 Dr. Troglodyte 03-Feb-18 21:00
Re: Khufu’s Kryptic Kode 32 drew 06-Feb-18 03:12
Re: Khufu’s Kryptic Kode 27 Dr. Troglodyte 06-Feb-18 23:52
More derived from 46,656 72 drew 24-Jan-18 23:55
Re: More derived from 46,656 40 rodz111 27-Jan-18 08:19
Re: More derived from 46,656 53 DavidK 28-Jan-18 10:21
Re: More derived from 46,656 37 rodz111 28-Jan-18 19:39
Re: More derived from 46,656 26 drew 29-Jan-18 02:17
Re: More derived from 46,656 43 rodz111 29-Jan-18 02:36
Re: More derived from 46,656 28 drew 29-Jan-18 02:12
Re: More derived from 46,656 38 DavidK 29-Jan-18 15:33
Re: More derived from 46,656 49 drew 30-Jan-18 00:20
Various thoughts on some of the numbers found and played with. 41 drew 01-Feb-18 01:07
Re: Various thoughts on some of the numbers found and played with. 42 rodz111 07-Feb-18 02:44
Re: Various thoughts on some of the numbers found and played with. 31 drew 08-Feb-18 03:54
Re: Various thoughts on some of the numbers found and played with. 27 rodz111 08-Feb-18 18:15
Re: Various thoughts on some of the numbers found and played with. 20 drew 09-Feb-18 00:10
Re: Various thoughts on some of the numbers found and played with. 39 rodz111 09-Feb-18 03:51
Pi as Egyptian fractions 39 drew 02-Feb-18 01:16
Re: Pi as Egyptian fractions 29 rodz111 10-Feb-18 08:15
Re: Pi as Egyptian fractions 41 molder 10-Feb-18 21:45
Re: Pi as Egyptian fractions 17 rodz111 12-Feb-18 15:48
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 51 drew 02-Feb-18 01:20
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 22 DavidK 12-Feb-18 16:33
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 19 rodz111 12-Feb-18 18:28
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 28 DavidK 12-Feb-18 21:17
Re: Other numbers of Khufu Pyramid and ancient cultures 29 rodz111 13-Feb-18 03:43
Apologies for silence 19 drew 13-Feb-18 00:59


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