> When we reach the bottom of the correlatable Dogon and Buddhist
> traditions, both overtly state the same belief - that they
> received the essential aspects of their cosmology,
> part-and-parcel with specific civilizing skills, from a
> non-human source. To date, none of the traditions I study who
> share key elements of this same apparent system of symbols and
> myth claim to have received it from a prior culture. All
> assign it to quasi-mythic knowledgeable ancestors of the sort
> described by the Dogon and Buddhists.
Non-human still doesn't necessarily mean ET. We were not the only hominids on the planet, you know, and more are being found all the time.