And there we have it--the first notable triple spiral, AKA the "Spiral of Life" at the pre-Celtic Bronze Age (Neolithic) passage grave in Newgrange, Ireland. Can someone book me a flight to arrive in time for the winter solstice?
Stone age passage tomb, Newgrange, Ireland: This is a picture of the carved interior. In order to get here, you have to go through a long, narrow passageway that is too short for most adults to stand up in.
Newgrange - The sun entering the passageway at Winter Solstice. Newgrange is a prehistoric monument in County Meath, Ireland, about one kilometre north of the River Boyne. It was built about 3200 BCE, during the Neolithic period.
NEWGRANGE is a prehistoric monument in County Meath, Ireland, located about one kilometre north of the River Boyne. It was built during the Neolithic period around 3200 BC, making it older than Stonehenge and the Egyptian pyramids.
dia 2 visitaremos Newgrange is a prehistoric monument, part of the complex of Megalithic sites of Brú na Bóinne in Ireland. Shown is the retaining wall at the front. The sides and back are ringed by 'kerbstones' engraved with artwork.