UFO’s and extraterrestrial aliens have been
documented in Earth history for tens of
thousands of years, much longer
than what the bible has the origins of the Earth.
Fundamentalist Christians will argue that God created these drawings to
Like Bill Hicks said, I think they (the
Christians) are testing me and my patience with them!
An unidentified flying object, often abbreviated UFO or U.F.O., is an unusual apparent anomaly in the sky that is not readily identifiable to the observer as any known object. Originally referred to popularly as "flying saucers" during the late 40's, the term UFO became more widespread during the 50s at first in professional literature, but later in popular language. UFOs garnered considerable interest during the Cold War, an era associated with a hightened concern for national security. Various studies, both governmental and civilian, have concluded that the phenomenon does not represent a threat to national security nor does it contain anything worthy of scientific persuit, although there is disagreement. Culturally, the phenomenon has often been associated with extraterrestrial life or government-related conspiracy theories, and thus has become a popular theme in fiction.
||Date / Years Ago
||29,000 years old
||These are two cave paintings from Tanzania. Both are
estimated to be up to 29,000 years old. The one on the left is located
in Itolo and depicts several disc shaped objects.
||The other painting is from Kolo shows four entities surrounding a
women. Notice also the entity looking down from inside some sort of box
||17,000 - 15,000 BC
||These two images are from France, the cave of "Pech Merle" near "Le
Cabrerets" c.17,000 - 15,000 BC.
||The scene depicts a landscape full of wildlife together
with a number of saucer shaped objects. The objects seem totally out of
||Toro Muerto, Peru
||These two examples of rock art are from Toro Muerto, Peru 12-14,000
years old. Notice the beings have some sort of halo or covering over
their heads. Also, in the right hand picture there is some sort of
object left of the main being.
||This cave painting on the left is c.10,000 BC and is from Val
Camonica, Italy. It appears to depict two beings in protective suits
holding strange implements.
||7,000 B.C. - The Lolladoff plate (right), discovered in Nepal, appears
to show a hovering disk-shaped object in the center and a small being,
resembling an alien resembling an alien gray, beside it. The circular
pattern is reminescent of the spiraling movement of consciousness -
Golden Ratio - Sacred Geometry of creation.
Desert, North Africa
|| Two images c.6000 BC from Tassili, Sahara
Desert, North Africa. Also notice the disk in the sky in left hand
Canyon , Utah
||On the left, more strange looking figures (aliens) this time from Sego
Canyon , Utah. Estimated up to 5,500 BC.
||This picture is a 7000 year old petroglyph discovered in the
province of Querato, Mexico in 1966. You can see 4 figures with their
arms outstretched below a large oval object radiating what appear to be
beams of light.
||This photo on the left is of a number of reptilian entities found in
Iraq. They are dated at 5000-4500 BC. They are housed in the brutish
||This strange suited figure on the right was found in Kiev and I believe
its dated to 4,000 BC.
||5000 BCE - 4000 BC
||Figurines, Lizard-headed or Ubaid Style, clay, Ur (Ubaid culture), 5th
millenium BCE, h:13.6 cm From the Ubaid - Southern Mesopotamian Period,
5000 BCE - 4000 BC. Found in Ur. The Ubaid culture succeeded the Halaf
at the end of the 6th millenium BCE in southern Iraq, then spread
throughout Mesopotamia. Ubaid culture is known for painted pottery;
large houses of tripartite plan for extended families; and lizard-headed figurines of both male and female gender.
Figurines such as the above examples are typical.
||The figure on the
left holds a baby on her hip and suckles it. The figure on the right
has incised stretch marks on her abdomen. It has been suggested that
the brown-painted dots and lines represent tatoos, and the clay pellets
scarring. It is unknown if the shape of the skulls represents actual
head-binding.Similar Lizard-headed figurines have been found at Eridu.
Collon, Dominique. Ancient Near Eastern Art. Berkeley: University of
California Press, 1995, pg 46.
||These are images from Kimberley, Australia (approximately 5,000 years
ago). They are Australian Aborigine cave paintings. Aboriginal myths
incorporate the idea of "sky-beings", with the Wandjina being among the
most interesting to consider. The Wandjina have been preserved in a
fascinating oral tradition and in a large collection of rock paintings
scattered throughout the Kimberley region of northern Australia. The
paintings have received all manner of interpretations from stylized
representations of a pervasive myth system to naive "ancient astronaut"
theories. It is however fascinating to see that the indigenous tribes
viewed the Wandjina as "the spirit in the cloud." Indeed, the unique
painting style shows a logical sequence from human figures to stylised
representations of clouds. This duality of anthropomorphic form and
"clouds" is widespread in primitive cultures and finds an interesting
parallel in the biblical accounts in "Exodus."
||These petroglyphs were created thousands of years ago by ancient
Indians in the American Southwest. According to Indian folklore, two
objects collided high in the sky and one crash-landed in the region of
Death Valley. Some men arrived (presumably in another ship) and spent
some time repairing the damaged Craft and were observed by the local
Indians. The two images below may possibly depict the ship (left) used
by the men who came to repair the damaged craft. In comparing the two
images, the one on the right seems to depict structural damage around
the edges and the bottom. Could it be the one that allegedly crashed?
||These photos on the left depict figures found in Equador. Notice they
appear to be wearing space suits. You can see a comparison photo with
an Apollo astronaut.
||In Egypt there exists a star clock for the Precession of the Equinoxes
and an electric light bulb that dates to 2600 BC. An electric battery
was discovered in a rock carbon dated approximately 500,000 years ago.
||This is an artistic reproduction of a relief found in a labyrinth on
the island Jotuo in the Toengt'ing lake. An expedition took place in
1957 (two years before an earthquake in that region). The expedition
was led by professor Tsj'i Pen-Lai. They found various reliefs showing
"humans" in strange clothes which looked like astronaut suits (hose
like objects attached to the clothes). They also found a painting which
apparently resembled the solar system. The third and fourth circle
(planet) were connected with a line. Also there were ten planets
(excluding the sun as planet).
||This is an old Chinese illustration from a fictional
book entitled "Illustrated Survey of Weird Countries" (c.1400 A.D.) and
had the following original caption: "Ji Gung Land: The people could
make flying cars that travelled far with a suitable wind. In Tarng's
day (c.1700 B.C.), Ji Gung people flying a car on a westerley reached
Yew Jo. Tarng dismantled their car so it could not be demonstrated to
the people ... Later an east wind came on which he had them fly the car
back to their own country [5,000 km] west of our gateway."
||This image depicts Mary at the tomb of Jesus. It is one of
a series of images from the "Relinquary Box" which contains stones from
holy sites of Palestine. Dated 6th-7th C. Located at Biblioteca,
Vatican. Notice the dome shaped object above the tomb. If it is a
building why is it hovering? Also, what is the round object on top?
||This illustration depicts a sighting of a burning wheel in
the year 900 over Japan.
||The image on the left comes from the 10th Century Tibetan translation
of the Sanskrit text "Prajnaparamita Sutra", held at a Japanese museum.
In the enlargement you can see two objects that look like hats, but why
are they floating in mid air? also one of them appears to have port
holes on it. Indian Vedic texts are full of descriptions of Vimanas.
The Ramayana describes Vimanas as a double decked, circular or
cylindrical aircraft with portholes and a dome. It flew with "the speed
of the wind" and gave forth a "melodious sound".
||The illustration on the left is entitled "The Birth of
Christ" from a 12th century Greek manuscript "The Book of the
Evangelists". If you look to the right of the picture there two figures
looking up at a semi-circular object with figures inside. The object
appears to be shining a beam of light down onto the birth. One of the
pair of observers is shielding his eyes, possibly the artist was trying
to convey the brightness of the object.
||These images of two crusaders date from a 12th century manuscript "
Annales Laurissenses" (volumes/books about historical and religion
events)and refer to a UFO sighting in the year 776, during the siege on
Sigiburg castle, France. The Saxons besieged and surrounded the French
people. They both were fighting when suddenly a group of discs (flaming
shields) appeared hovering over the top of the church. It appeared to
the Saxons that the French were protected by these objects and the
||These two tapestries were created in the 14th century. Both depict the
life of Mary. Hat shaped objects can be clearly seen in both
tapestries. The one on the right was created in 1330. The one on the
left is entitled "The Magnificat". Both are located at the French
basillica Notre-Dame in Beaune, Burgandy.
||This image on the left comes from the french book "Le Livre Des Bonnes
Moeurs" by Jacques Legrand. You can find this book in Chantilly Condé's
Museum ref 1338 ,297 part 15 B 8. Some people say that the sphere is a
balloon but there was no balloon in france in 1338.
||The top picture on the left shows a fresco entitled
"The Crucifixion" and was painted in 1350. Two objects with figures
inside can be seen in the top left and top right of the fresco. Two
enlargements of these objects are shown below the fresco. The fresco is
located above the altar at the Visoki Decani Monestary in Kosovo,
||The painting on the left is by Paolo Uccello
(1396-1475) and is entitled "La Tebaide" (painted c.1460-1465). The
blown up picture to the right of it shows a red saucer shaped UFO seen
near Jesus. It hangs in the Academy of Florence.
||This picture depicts Jesus and Mary on what
appear to be lenticular clouds. The painting is entitled "The Miracle
of the Snow" and was painted by Masolino Da Panicale (1383-1440) and
hangs at the church of Santa Maria Maggiore, Florence, Italy.
||Many paintings by Piero Della Francesca, including the picture on the
left, "The Baptism of Christ" (1450), contain lenticular shaped clouds
that many believe to be UFOs.
||This painting is called "The Madonna with Saint Giovannino". It was
painted in the 15th century by Domenico Ghirlandaio (1449-1494) and
hangs as part of the Loeser collection in the Palazzo Vecchio. Above
Mary's right shoulder is a disk shaped object. Below is a blow up of
this section and a man and his dog can be seen looking up at the
||The picture on the left is a renaissance illustration of a UFO sighting
in Rome detailed in a book "Prodigiorum liber" by Roman historian Julio
Obsequens - "Something like a sort of weapon, or missile, rose with a
great noise from the earth and soared into the sky".
||Early 15th century
||The painting on the right is entitled "The Intercession
of Christ and the Virgin", early 15th century by Lorenzo Monaco. It
depicts God in the sky with strange disc shaped clouds underneath. It
is held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
||The picture to the left is a painting on wood near the castle Conti
Dotremond, Belgium. Moses is receiving the tablets and several objects
in the sky are seen near by.
||1465 - Cigar shaped UFO - flaming girder seen
in the sky during the reign of Enrico IV From Notabilia Temporum by
Angelo de Tummulillis.
This painting is by Carlo Crivelli (1430-1495) and is called "The
Annunciation with Saint Emidius" (1486) and hangs in the National
A disk shaped object is shining a pencil beam of light down onto the
crown of Mary's head.
||This is a painting on a wood drawer from furniture kept at the Earls
D’Oltremond, Belgium. Moses is receiving the tablets and several
objects in the sky are seen near by. Date and artist unknown. This
supports the claims of many that many biblical events, can be further
explained when ufos and aliens are taken into consideration, higher
forms of technology could explain some of the events such as writing on
stone with fire, parting the red sea, etc... higher forms of technology
might explain how some of these feats were performed.
||This image is entitled "The Assumption of the Virgin" by ANON. Painted
c.1490. Once again notice the discoidal clouds.
||This is a sketch of an untitled 15th century Italian
fresco from Mount Athos, Greece . It depicts the Apostle John dictating
the Biblical book of Revelation to a young disciple. In the upper
lefthand corner is a segment of a glowing oval object from which a beam
of light is aimed at the head of John. In the upper right hand corner
is a typical disk-shaped object which is emitting a converging light
beam. Maybe someone has an original of this fresco?
||This is a 15th century fresco from Kiev. Seems to show Jesus in a
rocket type device.
||This is a tapestry called Summer's triumph and was created in Bruges in
1538. It now resides at the Bayerisches National Museum. You can
clearly see several disc shaped objects in the top of the tapestry.
Someone has speculated that they are islands, if so, then these islands
are floating in the sky!
||The picture on the left is from a book entitled Prodigiorum Ac
Ostentorum Chronicon by Conrad Lycosthenes (1518-1561). Basel:
Henricpteri, 1557. It depicts a UFO sighting in Arabia in 1479. The
book is held at the Australian Museum Research Library.
||This image is of an actual sighting that occurred in Nuremburg on
the 14th April 1561. It appeared in a local broadsheet and was a
woodcut by Hans Glasser. The globes, crosses and tubes began to fight
one another, and this went on for an hour. Then they all fell to earth,
as if on fire, and faded slowly away producing a lot of steam.
Afterwards a black spear-like object was seen, and the whole event was
taken to be a divine warning. Held at the Wickiana Collection, Zurich
||This broadsheet picture by Samuel Coccius illustrates a UFO sighting
over Basel, Switzerland in 1566. 'Large black Globes' appeared in the
skies. It is held at the Wickiana Collection, Zurich Central Library.
||The painting on the right is by Bonaventura Salimbeni
entitled "Glorification of the Eucharist", painted in 1600. Notice the
Sputnik satellite device. It hangs in the church of San Lorenzo in San
Pietro. It is considered by some to be a stylised representation of the
Earth but I have included it here as it still looks interesting.
||1660. The illustration depicts a sighting by two Dutch
ships in the North Sea of an object moving slowly in the sky. It
appeared to be made by two disks of different size. The source for this
account is one of the books entitled :"Theatrum Orbis Terrarum" by
Admiral Blaeu. These books were compilations of articles by different
authors and consisted of detailed accounts of long engagements at sea,
cartography information etc.
||This is a French jeton minted in 1680, a coin-like educational tool
that was commonly used to help people count money, or sometimes used as
a money substitute for playing games. It is about the size of a U.S.
quarter-dollar and similar to thousands of other jetons with different
religious and educational designs that were produced and used in Europe
during the 16th and 17th centuries. It appears to commemorate a UFO
sighting of a wheel like object. Some researchers feel it represents
the Biblical Ezekiel's wheel. The Latin inscription 'OPPORTUNUS ADEST'
translates as 'It is here at an opportune time".
||More wheels! This picture shows a UFO sighting over Hamburg, Germany 4
November 1697. The objects were described as "two glowing wheels".
This is a 17th century fresco and is located in the Svetishoveli
Cathedral in Mtskheta, Georgia. Notice the two saucer shaped objects
either side of Christ.
In the two blow ups, you can see they contain faces.
||This image is by Flemish artist Aert De Gelder and is
entitled "The Baptism of Christ" It was painted in 1710 and hangs in
the Fitzwilliam Museum , Cambridge. A disk shaped object is shining
beams of light down on John the Baptist and Jesus.
||This is a scan from vol. 42 of the Philosophical Transactions 1742
describing a sighting that occured on the 16th December 1742. Alongside
is a contemporary reconstruction depicting the object with the colours
||The illustration on the left depicts a sighting that occurred at 9.45pm
on the evening of 18th August 1783 when four witnesses on the terrace
of Windsor Castle observed a luminous object in the skies of the Home
Counties of England. The sighting was recorded the following year in
the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society. According to this
report, witnesses observed an oblong cloud moving more or less parallel
to the horizon. Under this cloud could be seen a luminous object which
soon became spherical, brilliantly lit, which came to a halt; This
strange sphere seemed at first to be pale blue in colour but then its
luminosity increased and soon it set off again towards the east. Then
the object changed direction and moved parallel to the horizon before
disappearing to the south-east ; the light it gave out was prodigious;
it lit us everything on the ground.; The image was captured in this by
Thomas Sandby (a founder of the Royal Academy) and his brother Paul,
both of whom witnessed the event.
||This is an illustration from a book "Ume No Chiri (Dust of Apricot)"
published in 1803. A foreign ship and crew witnessed at Haratonohama
(Haratono Seashore) in Hitachi no Kuni (Ibaragi Prefecture), Japan this
strange object. According to the explanation in the drawing, the
outershell was made of iron and glass, and strange letters shown in
this drawing were seen inside the ship.
||These are illustrations from a book by Lt. Grey. "Journals of Two
Expeditions of Discovery in North-West and Western Australia 1837,
1838, & 1839", www.hesperianpress.com. He led an expedition in
the 19th century to some caves near the Glenelg River region of
Kimberley, Northern Australia. They are considered to be