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So all I am saying, is that the ancient developed world was well connected via trade routes, the silk road, both on land and sea, we have a quite clear picture of the products traded and the process they produced it. One of the oldest hubs were the Indian subcontinent. From the earliest archeological finds are clear that they used all materials available in their surroundings, had an industry of shells, had a very varied dye stuff and textile industry. The most economically rewarding of these products traded are murex dye, colorfast purples and blues. I found shiva lingams in function perfectly fitting for the procedure. The sheer number of them and mythology resembles a vast and important industry. I found references in literature and culture both ancient and living, across the globe. In this surrounding, Soma, after reading the texts relating to it became a very good candidate, fitting.

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Shiva Lingams Infrastructure for Murex dye production 3591 lostsheep 13-Jun-17 10:33
Re: Shiva Lingams Infrastructure for Murex dye production 583 lostsheep 17-Jun-17 14:49
Re: Shiva Lingams Infrastructure for Murex dye production 494 Deep1 19-Jun-17 18:44
Re: Shiva Lingams Infrastructure for Murex dye production 504 lostsheep 20-Jun-17 10:17
Re: Shiva Lingams Infrastructure for Murex dye production 429 lostsheep 20-Jun-17 10:22
Re: Shiva Lingams Infrastructure for Murex dye production 471 lostsheep 20-Jun-17 10:24
Re: Shiva Lingams Infrastructure for Murex dye production 475 lostsheep 20-Jun-17 10:26
Re: Shiva Lingams Infrastructure for Murex dye production 586 lostsheep 20-Jun-17 10:48
Murex dye, Shiva lingam, Soma 533 lostsheep 29-Jun-17 18:48
Mod Note > Duplicate Topic Merged 422 Dr. Troglodyte 29-Jun-17 20:20
Re: Shiva Lingams Infrastructure for Murex dye production 430 lostsheep 03-Jul-17 15:21
Re: Shiva Lingams Infrastructure for Murex dye production 428 lostsheep 03-Jul-17 20:32
Soma, new proposed identity 858 lostsheep 24-Jun-17 12:51
Re: Soma, new proposed identity 410 lostsheep 03-Jul-17 16:26
Re: Soma, new proposed identity 386 lostsheep 03-Jul-17 16:40
Re: Soma, new proposed identity 406 lostsheep 04-Jul-17 20:53
Re: Soma, new proposed identity .. analemma of the sun. 445 SallyA 05-Jul-17 01:04
Re: Soma, new proposed identity .. analemma of the sun. 409 lostsheep 07-Jul-17 11:05
Re: Soma, new proposed identity .. analemma of the sun. 450 SallyA 08-Jul-17 01:08
Re: Soma, new proposed identity .. ethnogens and Hadronic physics 392 SallyA 08-Jul-17 04:24
Re: Soma, new proposed identity 379 lostsheep 08-Jul-17 11:18
Re: Soma, new proposed identity 383 lostsheep 08-Jul-17 12:42
Mod Note > Triplicate Topic Merged 855 Dr. Troglodyte 08-Jul-17 16:05


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