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Unearthing the Hidden and Forbidden Histories of the Ancient Past
Annual Ancient Mysteries Conference
Robert M. Schoch PhD, Andrew Collins, David Hatcher Childress, John Van Auken, Kala Ambrose, Carol Sue Janes, and Mark Anthony bring their latest discoveries along with insights into ancient mysteries, age-old prophecies, mystical teachings, and esoteric knowledge from around the globe to the stars.
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October 10, 2019 - October 13, 2019
Virginia Beach , VA


TAKE A TRIP THROUGH TIME and discover the real truth behind ancient legends, forgotten cultures, esoteric secrets, and archaeological obscurities.


Come uncover the mysteries and wisdom of our earliest civilizations, SEE the latest discoveries from the field, EXPLORE suppressed histories of humanity’s origins, and EXAMINE the influence of the ancient past on our current culture and destiny.

Search mystical Egypt, China, and Asia, new findings in prehistoric Europe and the Middle East, experience the esoteric insights of ancient mystics and prophets, and even the evidence for ancient aliens and extraterrestrial contact.

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.


Researcher Andrew Collins reveals the profound influence of the Denisovans and their hybrid descendants upon the flowering of global human civilization. Through migration and interbreeding with early human populations more than 40,000 years ago, learn how these hybrids became the elite of ancient societies—and how without their influence, modern society would not exist!

Renowned theorist and researcher Robert M. Schoch, PhD, brings his findings directly from the field, bring to light new evidence of Cayce's correlation between the Great Sphinx and the legendary "Hall of Records, " and also shares the incredible messages left behind by long-lost cultures across the globe that confirm that these civilizations are much older than modern historians would have you believe.


Mark Anthony "the Psychic Explorer®", will take you on an exciting and mystical adventure across the globe and through time to discover things about world leaders you only thought you knew. He reveals how behind every "throne," from ancient Egypt to the United States, there are advisers—often secret—psychically gifted people who wield incredible power. Their identities are often shrouded in mystery and lost to history—until now.

Historian and author Carol Sue Janes brings a unique, seldom-explored Edgar Cayce perspective on the hidden past of ancient Asia. She shares recent discoveries from the field, examining the influence of the ancient past on our current culture—and offers new insights regarding predictions for Asia’s future.

Explorer and world traveler David Hatcher Childress describes his latest research into megalithic construction around the world and reveals new evidence of Atlantis and ancient aliens, unusual structures on the Moon and Mars, and their connection to Nikola Tesla’s technologies.


Ancient mysteries expert John Van Auken shares the mystical prophecies of Malachi, more relevant to today than ever before. He also brings stunning images of the amazingly vibrant and awe-inspiring sacred sites of Egypt, with photos and video taken on his most recent tour of Egypt.

Mystery School teacher and psychic Kala Ambrose brings the timeless esoteric wisdom that was presented in ancient temples through the High Priests and Priestesses of Ancient Egypt and Greece in a unique experiential workshop. As you reconnect with the Divine Mysteries, you will ask yourself: Are you the person you thought you were, or are you someone greater than you ever imagined?


Meet the presenters at our Speaker Reception and Author Book Signing!
Saturday, October 12, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Meet the presenters and authors close-up. Ask that question that has been on your mind. Get the latest books autographed by the authors. Enjoy like-minded people, conversation, and light refreshments.

Mark Your Calendar, Call Our Registrar, and Pack Your Suitcase! All Roads Lead to Enlightenment and the A.R.E.!


Co-sponsored by: Alternate Perceptions Magazine

Register NOW! Seating is limited and is expected to sell out!

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Financial Assistance: A limited number of partial scholarships are available for most programs. Contact A.R.E. Customer Service for details. 


Don’t Miss This Rare Opportunity to Meet Some of Today’s Most Respected Researchers and Explorers!
Additional Info and Schedule
October 10 - 13, 2019
Virginia Beach Headquarters
Edgar Cayce's A.R.E.
215 67th Street
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
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Andrew Collins is a science and history writer and the author of various books that challenge the way we perceive the past including his forthcoming new book, Denisovan Origins: Hybrid Humans, Göbekli Tepe, and the Genesis of the Giants of Ancient America as well as his 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.

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David Hatcher Childress, known as the real-life Indiana Jones to the many fans of his books, is a captivating individual. He has traveled the world several times over, seeking adventure and the answers to the mysteries of mankind's past. His popular Lost Cities books (7 in the series) present fascinating information on the advanced technology and anomalous architecture of our predecessors around the globe.

David has a wide scope of interests, and is a recognized expert not only on ancient civilizations and technology, but also on free energy, anti-gravity and UFOs. After more than 30 years of investigating these arcane subjects, David finds his unique views and ideas are gaining popularity. He is a featured guest on The History Channel's popular series Ancient Aliens, and has also appeared in other History Channel documentaries. Other television work includes a Disney special, Fox and NBC TV specials, and several segments on the Discovery Channel, TNN and A&E. His publishing company, Adventures Unlimited Press, was the subject of a segment on the show Wild Chicago, airing on PBS.

He continues to explore, write and excite people about discovery through his magazine, World Explorer, his publishing company and his video production company, Adventures Unlimited Media.


a full-time faculty member at the College of General Studies at Boston University since 1984, earned his Ph.D. (1983) in Geology and Geophysics at Yale University. He also holds an M.S. and M.Phil. in Geology and Geophysics from Yale, as well as degrees in Anthropology (B.A.) and Geology (B.S.) from George Washington University. Dr. Schoch has been quoted extensively in the media for his work on ancient cultures and monuments around the globe, including Egypt and many more.


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." 



Kala Ambrose is your "travel guide to the other side!" An award-winning author, wisdom teacher, podcaster, and lifestyle expert, she helps entrepreneurs, seekers, and visionaries live their best life.  She is the author of six books including 9 Life Altering Lessons: Secrets of the Mystery Schools Unveiled, The Awakened Dreamer, The Awakened Psychic, and The Awakened Aura. She is considered to be one of the country’s foremost experts on mystic spirituality and intuitive ability and has taught thousands around the world how to connect with their soul path and create a life that is in tune with their life purpose and goals. She has been a speaker at numerous centers and conferences, appeared on TV and radio, and teaches wisdom seekers around the world through her Academy of Mystical Arts & Spiritual Sciences. Learn more about Kala at

“Kala is a wonderful, knowledgeable, deeply spiritual lady.”
“She has taught me how to tap into the power of my higher self and to live each day, regardless of what happens, with a greater sense of peace, fulfillment and gratitude.”



Mark Anthony, known as "the Psychic Lawyer®" is an Oxford-educated attorney licensed to practice law in Florida, Washington D.C. and before the U.S. Supreme Court. He is a world renowned fourth-generation psychic medium and author of two bestselling books, Never Letting Go and Evidence of Eternity. An intelligent, humorous, and spellbinding presenter speaker, Mark is featured regularly on television and radio as a paranormal and legal expert.


Carol Sue Janes is a decades-long student of the Cayce readings from Seattle, A.R.E. Venture Inward contributor, and a frequent traveler to China.  Her adopted daughter was born in China.  As the author of Edgar Cayce on the Mysteries of China and Asia, she has given popular presentations on this topic from Shanghai to Seattle.  She is excited to explore the mysterious ancient past of Asia, review recent discoveries from the field, examine the influence of the ancient past on our current culture, and offer new insights regarding predictions for Asia’s future.  With degrees in history and in law, she is a practicing attorney, regularly selected for the Washington State Super Lawyers list, and was also named best female vocalist at an international music festival.