U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Unexplained Mysteries and Paranormal
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Reply Start New Thread
 
Old 01-13-2018, 01:28 PM
Status: "Missing the High Sierras" (set 10 days ago)
 
Location: FL (hell for me-wifes coming around)
2,460 posts, read 1,294,417 times
Reputation: 6760

Advertisements



Morlocks?


(Sorry guys, had to do that, original post made me think of one of my favorite sci-fis )

Seriously though, I believe there is usually some truth hidden in legends. Unlike the Greeks trying to explain science with myths, the Cherokee most likely saw an animal that was nocturnal that resembled the rest of said description to some degree.

Remember, the American natives held all life as sacred and of value. Every creature was their brother. As an example, when killing a buffalo to feed his family, the Native American would send a prayer the way of the animal's departing soul, giving thanks that his brother had given his life so that he and his could eat and have clothing.

Such reverence for all life must have spun some tales that show 4 legged animals in more of an equal placement to we humans. I love reading American Native culture for just that reason. Maybe they saw the nocturnal, rare but white-furred wolverine?

Imho, we could learn a thing or two by the way they viewed Mother earth and all of the living things on this ship.

Last edited by TerraDown; 01-13-2018 at 01:37 PM..
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 01-13-2018, 01:34 PM
Status: "let the soft animal of your body love what it loves." (set 3 hours ago)
 
1,409 posts, read 608,004 times
Reputation: 1919
They sound like the Irish sidhe who also live underground.

Quote:
Originally Posted by ocpaul20 View Post
Mysterious Moon-Eyed People – Ancient Subterranean Race In Conflict With The Cherokee

I think we have to decide whether there is truth in these stories, because if there is, then our history is not what we have been taught(surprise, surprise!). This article speaks of possible people from Wales coming in the 12th century.

When a race does not have any or many written records, the only thing they do have is stories to keep the memories alive and to teach their next generations the history of old times. Many races tell of ancient 'gods' from the sky but are they all just stories? I dont think so.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old Yesterday, 04:43 PM
Status: "Miss mom" (set 24 days ago)
 
Location: colorado springs, CO
2,878 posts, read 1,144,791 times
Reputation: 9252
Quote:
Originally Posted by saltine View Post
There has always been a story of pale little people that lived in a part of my region. I practically forgot about it when one night in a different area I saw something matching that description.
A very interesting comment. What is your region?

There are theories that the Moon-Eyed people of Cherokee history * I use the term history vs lore or myth due to the accounts of researchers pre-1900 who studied the Cherokee as part of a federal assignment*

... Were part of an Albino group of Indians that were documented as coming from the Isthmus of Darien in Panama. Which would seem plausible except for the description of them as “bearded”.

The ability to grow beards would actually suggest a genetic European origin.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old Yesterday, 08:19 PM
 
11,924 posts, read 6,073,615 times
Reputation: 6502
Quote:
Originally Posted by coschristi View Post
A very interesting comment. What is your region?

There are theories that the Moon-Eyed people of Cherokee history * I use the term history vs lore or myth due to the accounts of researchers pre-1900 who studied the Cherokee as part of a federal assignment*

... Were part of an Albino group of Indians that were documented as coming from the Isthmus of Darien in Panama. Which would seem plausible except for the description of them as “bearded”.

The ability to grow beards would actually suggest a genetic European origin.
I used the same term to describe what I saw with an added term for little people. Thread was deleted. I didn’t see the face. Umm, and no, it wasn’t European. Was in a part of the loess hills.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old Today, 08:49 PM
 
Location: China
2,194 posts, read 2,619,476 times
Reputation: 1967
Some people say there are 'portals' across the globe and that some of these open and close on a fairly regular way. At the Stardust Ranch in Arizona there is said to be a portal which opens every 72 days. The guy who lived there swears he and his family was being abducted regularly.

See the other thread on that one.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


Reply

Quick Reply
Message:


Over $104,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Unexplained Mysteries and Paranormal
Similar Threads

All times are GMT -6.

© 2005-2017, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 - Top