Tomb secrets yet to be unlocked from 1,600 years ago — Heritage of Japan

Click here to see video https://www.bbc.com/reel/embed/p07lq60x Key-hole shaped tombs in Japan. Video by Matt DworzańczykImage courtesy of Sakai City Government and Sakai City Museum https://www.bbc.com/reel/playlist/hidden-histories?vpid=p07lq611&fbclid=IwAR2Mj8aHwDMIP5k6ai2wOPcAsgJuFg0Pw7GqHWCfwy8sJLgeoSr0CktoCc4 All kind of megalithic pyramids have awed the ancient local populace for generations. Japan’s ancient Kofun tombs remain relatively unknown or unvisited locations by tourists. This BBC video documentary clip […]

Tomb secrets yet to be unlocked from 1,600 years ago — Heritage of Japan

Archaeology breakthrough: Mysterious Japanese ‚keyhole‘ tombs ‚bigger than pyramids‘; Joel Day; Daily Express — All About World Heritage Sites

ARCHAEOLOGISTS have been defeated for years in attempting to decipher the numerous ancient Japanese “keyhole” shaped tombs scattered across the country, with strict security making their excavations impossible. Source: Archaeology breakthrough: Mysterious Japanese ‘keyhole’ tombs ‘bigger than pyramids’

Archaeology breakthrough: Mysterious Japanese ‚keyhole‘ tombs ‚bigger than pyramids‘; Joel Day; Daily Express — All About World Heritage Sites