Chronological Modeling 2

Cultural Traditions and Writing

Nile Valley

Egypt

Mummification Begins

3600 B.C.E.

Hieroglyphic Writing

3200 B.C.E.

Pyramid Building

2600 B.C.E. - 2500 B.C.E.

Demotic Scripts

2600 B.C.E. - 600 C.E.

Aten and Monotheism

1353 B.C.E. - 1335 B.C.E.

Mesopotamia

Signs Representing Words

3100 BCE

Cuneform

2900 BCE

High Point of Temple Communities

2150 BCE

India

Early Aryan Gods

1500 BCE

Upanishads

800 BCE - 400 BCE

Beginning of Spirituality

800 BCE

China

Earliest Pictographs

2000 BCE

Beginning of Poetry

600 BCE

Mesoamerica

Creation of Ball Games

1200 BCE

Origin of Olmec Ceremonial Centers

1200 BCE

Popol Vuh

250 - 800

Beginning of Blood Shedding Rituals

300 C.E.