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2012 - The Pyramids of Montevecchia (Video Footage)

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The pyramids of Montevecchia, made of soil and stone, were brought to the attention of modern scientists in 2003 by Vincenzo di Gregorio, an Italian architect and independent researcher specializing in georadar (sound-wave) detection of underground features.

The pyramids are located approximately 40 kilometers northeast of Milan and 15 kilometers south of Lecco in Lombardy Italy. Orthodox thinking speculates that these pyramids were built by modern farmers who terraced existing hills.

But the stones occasionally visible beneath the terrace layers tell a different story. Independent researcher Nenad Djurdjević, who's investigating the site since 2007, noted several features of these giant structures indicating both an ancient and an artificial origin.

The video footage includes an overview of all three pyramids, and the exclusive footage of pyramidal structure #3 after forest vegetation has been removed from the eastern side.

Click to enlargePhoto: Pyramid #2, also known as Cereda Hill, seen from the east side of pyramid #3 (Cereda Grande). The complexity and proportions of the the structure become clearly visible. Pyramid #2 is a wonderful example of sacred landscape architecture. Shaping the landscape in a harmonius and non-destructive way for all living things was the main quest of the ancient pyramid builders.

 

Click to enlargePhoto: One of the granite blocks discovered after the forest vegetation has been recently removed from the eastern side of pyramid #3.

 

Click to enlargePhoto: One of the other structures identified in the vicinty that will become an additional subject of study in the future.

A complete research report on the Pyramids of Montevecchia will be published for the Italian public by Vincenzo Di Gregorio and Nenad Djurdjević in the February 2012 issue of the Magazin Runa Bianca.

 

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Reader Comments (3)

What a beautiful view and such an interesting history! :)

January 19, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterJeff @ DUI Driving

Fantastic!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! pyramid 3 is beautiful!!!! great video, thanks!!!

January 19, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterRicky

Thank you for your enthusiasm! There's also a good Italian Trattoria at the foots of pyramid #2 where you can eat typical Italian meals. Without a doubt, worth a trip or two!

January 19, 2012 | Registered CommenterNenad M. Djurdjević

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