Have you ever wondered how our ancestors lived their life without any source of technology or access to modern techniques? Communication during the stone age was challenging. In fact, it felt impossible to be reaching tribes from far across the seas and lands.
However, with the creation of art and painting, people who lived during the prehistorical days found a way to narrate their stories to future generations. They left behind their achievements by describing it through the form of art. Scientists in the modern world discovered the lifestyle and living patterns of the prehistorical civilization through cave arts.
Cave arts was initially used to describe an event that happened in the past. It represented a style of scriptures in the form of images. Cave painting existed long before modern times. One of the main beauties of prehistorical facts is implemented by the existing works engraved by historical people from different civilizations. By discovering these ancient drawings, people in the 21st century understand how life was lived in the past centuries.
There were many different tribes, cultures and people who lived during the past. The history that we follow in the modern world was derived from the livelihood of our past ancestors. There were many different types of cave people who existed before modern times. They described their story through drawing signs, symbols and images on ancient rocks on caves. The art described a chronology of the events that took place or was predicted to take place during history.
Cavers of the ancient times drew a story with themes and subjects. They used wild animals such as horses, deer and bison to deliver a story lead by mankind during those times. They also printed human hands and figures to narrate the history of ancient civilization and their ways of living.
Many people who explore the historical events often find themselves in curiosity to unveil the story narrated by the people who drew the art. The caves are scattered all across the globe. Allowing modern scientists to explore each and every civilization that ever existed before the 21st century.
One of the most famous parietal art that is still being amazed by is the drawings left behind Egyptian civilization. The story of the great pharaohs is carved in the deepest parts of the pyramids, proving that the civilization existed long before the future generations.
Another sign of the existence of people during the ancient time is how they left shelters in caves which are dated way back in time. The survival tactics of cave people were discovered through what they left behind. Historians from all around the world categorized the people who lived in the caves for various reasons.
Some people used to live in caves to meditate and find a spiritual connection. While their journey to discovery started inside the caves, they left imprints of their existence behind. Drawing on cave walls reminded them of their revelations of religion, spiritual connections to nature or even humanity while being exiled.
Rock art is still considered to be one of the best ways to express a historical event in the present. The world revolves and develops its ideas through art. Reading art and understanding the events through just images is a beautiful way to express something in your mind. Art comes in many different forms and techniques. Among those is the historical creation of cave arts first discovered by the people who walked on earth before time existed.