THE SEVEN MILLION COPY BESTSELLER The groundbreaking classic that introduced the theory that ancient Earth established contact with aliens. Erich von Daniken’s Chariots of the Gods is a work of monumental importance– the first book to introduce the shocking theory that ancient Earth had been visited . Erich von Däniken’s Chariots of the Gods is a work of monumental importance— the first book to introduce the shocking theory that ancient.

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Return to Book Page. Sometimes, I had to read things a couple times to make sure I understood them correctly, but all-in-all it was interesting and entertaining and finished in 3 days.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. Product details Format Paperback 10 pages Dimensions x x Index of ufology articles. Check out the top books of the chraiots on our page Best Books of I gave it 3. Retrieved 26 January It involves the hypothesis that the technologies and religions of many ancient civilizations were given to them by ancient astronauts who were welcomed as gods.

Honestly, I have a lot more respect for Erich von Daniken dzniken I do bloats like the so-called “genius” Stephen Hawking.

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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Most incredible of all, however, is von Daniken’s theory that we ourselves are the descendants of these galactic pioneers–and the archeological discoveries that prove it Archived from the original on April 19, Please try again later. I grew up deeply religions even attending a very conservative religious college. Product details Hardcover Publisher: People who have read the book, please laugh along with me Maybe it was a side-effect of my mother’s crazy theory, which she narrated to me again and again, that the Pushpaka Vimana in the epic Ramayana was a real aeroplane; and the sights described as Rama, Lakshmana and Sita flew back to Ayodhya from Sri Lanka was vin written from first hand accounts.

It I am sure most people will pan this book – unsubstantiated, inaccurate, baseless, ridiculous, blah, blah, blah.

Unsolved mysteries of the past Mass Market Paperback. What I like wrich about Erich and his books is that instead of trying to disprove ancient “mythology” quotations are necessary because technically it is not mythology, but very old reli I think Chariots of the Gods was a wonderful and very informative book.


The authors interpretations of ancient ruins, images and legends erkch all over the world makes sense, and I can see that there is a possibility that gpds did occur in the way the author portrays in this book.

Gos been raised Catholic, it can be difficult to think out of the box, but how else can we learn, explore, and seek new questions and answers. It’s more of a pamphlet that raises questions. Daniken had some very interesting theories that make a lot of sense of you look at it from an open mind.

He published his first and best-known book, Chariots of the Gods, in One must fully experience and understand what the sacred texts that Daniken speaks of and quotes from in his in his books.

Chariots of the Gods

Yes, he does even use the term “savages” in a few places. I proudly give this book a 5 star rating because he dared what most notable scholars wouldn’t chariotss to PROVE the existence of otherworldly and seemingly strange things in all cultures and religions whether it’d be things from the Bible, Bhagavad Gita, Torrah, ancient ruins and scrolls, and so forth. What I do know is that any civilization advanced enough to visit us would be so far oof us at this point that it is perfectly feasible that they would be able to do so undetected as we already have stealth technologies that bods our own detection to a large degree and we are centuries, if not millenia from deep space travel.

I still think it’s pretty cool, but maybe I don’t think about aliens as much as I did then. Because there is very little science in the book, you cnariots. At least Erich traveled to all of these destinations, done hands-on thorough research, and has proof of all of his claims.

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People who automatically disregard Daniken because his notions may sound “bizarre” need vno do their own research and experience things. Chariots of the Gods posits a variety of hypotheses dealing with the possibility of extraterrestrial beings influencing ancient technology. Dec 14, Nandakishore Varma rated it liked it. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.


Can all these related phenomena merely be dismissed as coincidence? Had I not had my 2nd husband’s loving support, I don’t raniken I would have lived.

I soon lost my grin, became profoundly curious, and what followed was a wonderful experience, unusual in evert respect, an undertaking which was done exclusively in my spare time, since NASA, my employer, is not engaged in such matters. This enables him to closely examine the phenomena about which he writes. Even the Catholic church reaches out to the heavens with their large telescope to see if there are answers and knowledge to gain about what has happened in the past, the present, and the future.

Unsolved mysteries of the past. It is central to his thesis which was far from original to him that all ancient peoples were moronic, capable only of c Chariots of the Gods? Retrieved March 13, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. I will leave it to you the reader to uncover the details of his findings and, if you like read his other 30 or so books on this topic to reach your own conclusions.

I feel that every grey area, every part of history obscured by the fog of time, is exploited and made to fit somewhere into his sprawling untidy theory. I could see her point; but in my case, on the rare occasions I’ve done it, it’s been with nonfiction books read in the past that I didn’t have leisure to review, but didn’t want people who might browse my shelves to think I agreed with or endorsed, just because I’d read them.

This world-famous bestseller has withstood the test of time, inspiring countless books and films, including the author’s own popular sequel, The Eyes of the Sphinx.

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