Jun 16, 2024, 08:58 AM IST

8 unsolved mysteries from ancient history

Pravrajya Suruchi

The Disappearance of the Maya Civilization: The Maya civilization flourished in Mesoamerica for centuries, building grand cities and developing a complex writing system.

The Purpose of the Great Pyramids of Giza: The Great Pyramids of Giza are some of the most recognizable and enduring monuments ever built.

The Voyagers of the Phaistos Disc: The Phaistos Disc is a clay disc found on the island of Crete, dating back to the Minoan civilization (2600-1450 BC).

The Location of the Lost City of Atlantis: The legend of Atlantis, a technologically advanced civilization that sank beneath the waves, has captured imaginations for centuries.

The Builders of Stonehenge: Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument located in Wiltshire, England.

The Destruction of the Library of Alexandria: The Library of Alexandria was once one of the greatest repositories of knowledge in the ancient world.

The Nazca Lines: The Nazca Lines are a series of geoglyphs etched into the Nazca Desert in southern Peru.

The Easter Island Heads: The Easter Island heads, also known as moai, are monolithic human figures carved by the Rapa Nui people between the 13th and 16th centuries.

This information is not DNA's opinion but obtained from media reports