Historic Findings: Turkic Khaganate

13513719 - globe and vintage book against map on a wall

nejron / 123RF Stock Photo

 

A Turkic monument was discovered in eastern Mongolia, consisting of a stone sarcophagus at the center surrounded by 14 stone pillars each bearing inscriptions called tamga. The ruins were dated to the 8th century during the Second Turkic Khaganate, an alliance of nomadic clans under a Khagan located in modern Mongolia. The person buried at the monument was a Yabgu, a rank directly under the Khagan and then later a Tölis-Shad, one of the highest ranking officers in Mongolia at the time. It’s also important to note that the location of this monument was unknown to historians who studied the state, possibly opening up a new area to exploration. The discovery was made by a joint effort between the Mongolian Academy of Sciences and Osaka University, led by Professor Takashi Osawa.

https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2017-12/ou-dor121817.php

 

For more articles related to science & history go to Historic & Scientific Findings and check out my other pages for excellent content on science, technology, history and more!

 

 

 

The best way to support this website is to share it and this article across social media and with your friends.

Check out the info below the article. You can see my Facebook & Twitter Feed, different categories, subscription services, subscribe for emails and more.

I now have a MakerSupport as well. Feel free to subscribe to me there as well:

https://www.makersupport.com/tomeoftrovius

Here is a referral link so that you can start your very own account and begin supporting creators:

https://www.makersupport.com/tomeoftrovius/?rc=tomeoftrovius

Support my site on Patreon for as little as $1 per month. You contribute to the articles, you create the supply AND demand. For only $12 a YEAR you can play an active role in facilitating the creation of amazing personal content available to very few people:

https://www.patreon.com/tomeoftrovius

You can support me on Minds by signing up for a monthly subscription:

https://www.minds.com/TomeofTrovius

Pick freedom over censorship. Sign up today at Minds.com:

https://www.minds.com/register;referrer=TomeofTrovius

For questions or submissions contact this e-mail account:

asktomeoftrovius@gmail.com

Check out my Steemit blog:

https://steemit.com/@tomeoftrovius

Join the Discord and join the discussion:

https://discord.gg/Vm7NDCy

One Comment Add yours

Speak Your Mind

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s