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Encounters with the Ancient Ones: Lost Technologies, Missing Connections and New Discoveries Revealed
Annual Ancient Mysteries Conference
Explore the latest discoveries in the fields of prehistory, mythology, lost civilizations, and the mystical wisdom of ancient cultures from the ancient Egyptians to Arthurian England and beyond, featuring the latest research from Erich von Däniken, Dr. Maureen Clemmons, Laird Scranton, James Vieira, John Van Auken, and more.
October 5, 2017 - October 8, 2017
Virginia Beach , VA

COME UNCOVER THE MYSTERIES and wisdom of our earliest cultures, see the latest discoveries from the field, explore suppressed histories of civilization’s origins, and examine the apparent influence of ancient aliens in our creation and destiny. Explore mysterious Atlantis, mystical Egypt, ancient America, prehistoric Britain and Avalon, and even the Essenes in the Holy lands of the Bible.

Why? Because your soul was there! Latent within you are all the memories and skills your soul possesses from those ancient times—lost knowledge waiting to be found. This conference stimulates your deeper mind to recall all you have known and to awaken it to this incarnation.

Join pioneering “Ancient Aliens” theorist Erich von Däniken, explorers Andrew Collins and James Vieira, investigative cosmologist Laird Scranton, theorist Maureen Clemmons PhD Cayce expert John Van Auken, and more as you take a trip across space and time to discover the real truth behind ancient legends, cross-cultural myths, esoteric secrets, and archeological obscurities.

Additional speakers to be announced; check website for updates. Please register early — this is expected to SELL OUT again!

Don’t Miss This Rare Opportunity to Meet Some of Today’s
Most Respected Researchers and Explorers!
Event Details
October 5 - 8, 2017
Virginia Beach Headquarters
Edgar Cayce's A.R.E.
215 67th Street
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
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Erich von Daniken

Erich von Daniken is one of the most widely read nonfiction authors in the world. His first and best-known book, Chariots of the Gods, became an international sensation and was followed by 37 more books, including the recent best-sellers Twilight of the Gods and History Is Wrong. His works have been translated into 28 languages and have sold more than 63 million copies. Several have also been made into films, including the Emmy nominated In Search of Ancient Astronauts.

Andrew Collins

Andrew Collins is a science and history writer, and the author of various books that challenge the way we perceive the past including his most recent, Atlantis in the Caribbean And the Comet That Changed the World . He has been investigating the idea of advanced civilizations in prehistory for almost 40 years. He is the co-discoverer of the massive cave complex beneath the Giza plateau which he documented in his book Beneath the Pyramids.

Laird Scranton

Laird Scranton, an independent researcher of ancient cosmology and language, has spent decades studying comparative cosmology and the synchronous aspects of ancient African, Egyptian, Vedic, Chinese, Polynesian and other world cultures. His has published numerous articles and is the author of several books including his most recent, The Mystery of Skara Brae: Neolithic Scotland and the Origins of Ancient Egypt.

James Vieira

Jim Vieira is a writer, author and host of History Channel shows Search for the Lost Giants (2014) Roanoke: Search for the Lost Colony (2015) and Roanoke: Search for the Survivors (2016). Jim has investigated worldwide ancient stone sites, global indigenous oral traditions, the readings of the great clairvoyants and the literature of secret societies to form an alternative theory regarding the origins of civilization. Stunning similarities in ancient construction, iconography, symbolism and spiritual practices have lead Jim to the inescapable conclusion that an ancient pre-ice age mother culture seems to have been a probability.

Maureen Clemmons

Maureen Clemmons holds a doctorate and an MBA from Pepperdine University. She is president of Transformations, a consulting firm specializing in SAP installations, change management, and innovation. WINGS WorldQuest, an organization celebrating women who advance science, and the Explorer's Club, an international society for advancing scientific field research, elected her a fellow for her pioneering achievements.

John Van Auken

is an internationally renowned speaker, a long-time A.R.E. staff member, a current director at A.R.E, and a popular leader of A.R.E.’s tours to sacred sites around the world. He is the author of numerous bestselling books including Edgar Cayce on the Spiritual Forces Within You, Angels, Fairies, Demons, & the Elementals, and is co-author of his most recent, Edgar Cayce on the Mysterious Essenes: Lessons from Our Sacred Past. His extensive knowledge of the Edgar Cayce readings, the Bible, ancient Egypt mysticism, world religions, and Christ Consciousness make him a popular and authoritative teacher.

To view John's upcoming schedule of events, visit our events search page for "John Van Auken."