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The Venus Blueprint: Uncovering the Ancient Science of Sacred Spaces
In 2010, Richard Merrick took a family trip to Scotland's Rosslyn chapel—the enigmatic fifteenth-century temple made famous by Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code. Little did he know he was about to embark upon an intellectual and personal journey that would lead to the discovery of a real-life lost symbol—one that reveals the connection between the world's most sacred temples a ...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published May 22nd 2012 by EVOLVER EDITIONS
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Some parts of this book were difficult to grasp. Especially the mathematical formulas. However, math aside, I found the main concept to be thought provoking. The combination of certain architectural elements, acoustics, and heat can induce altered states of consciousness in humans. Merrick relates his research journey into finding the ‘Venus Blueprint’ upon which Rosslyn Chapel was built. His theory is that this template was used in most ancient and sacred architecture. It is interesting that he ...more