Conquistadors

The Return

My journey from the Netherlands was a long and arduous one. A process that began on what seemed like a whim well over three months ago and is still not yet complete. In retrospect though, it had actually began many long years ago in the deserts of Arizona. A journey that has, in fact, taken me full circle with a string of events that are continuing to unfold and play themselves out. A destiny of sorts that has now placed me in the high desert of New Mexico, known as the Four Corners Region of the Untied States. As my career came to a close and I neared retirement, so did my desire to not do any more globe trotting. When asked by my IBM colleagues in Amsterdam—where I had been living comfortably for the last 5 years—where I  was planning to retire, my response was always “In Spain, where else?” […]

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Hopi Prophecy – the Blue Star Kachina

Hopi Elders for thousands of years have passed on many warnings of their ancient prophecies from generation to generation. Through their oral tradition and by referencing the ancient rock pictographs on the Hopi mesa, there are photographic tablets that tell the stories left by their forefathers. The Hopi Blue Star Kachina Prophecy In the ancient Native American Hopi prophecy it states, “When the Blue Star Kachina makes its appearance in the heavens, the Fifth World will emerge into view.” The day is referred to by the Hopi as “the Day of Purification.” Today we call this blue star Sirius (for the Greeks, to the Hopi it is the Blue Star Kachina). Their prophecy predicts that it will come when the Saquasohuh (Blue Star) Kachina finally dances in the plaza, after which it will remove its mask to reveal an enlightenment of our forefathers. Some have even speculated and according to the Ancient Alien Theory […]