John Anthony West R.I.P.

John Anthony West July 9, 1932 – February 6, 2018

John Anthony West: Pioneer of Ancient Civilization Theories Passes Away

By: Gaia Staff | Feb. 8th, 2018

John Anthony West was not a man interested in legacy or fame. Like many of his peers, he dedicated his life to the pursuit of uncovering hidden truths, sparking a flame to our collective story where historians and scientists had turned a blind eye.

For 40 years, his perseverance led to ground-breaking discoveries, including the controversial claim regarding the Sphinx’s ancient origins (Sphinx water erosion theory), which was presented in the award-winning documentary Mystery of the Sphinx. His radical fearlessness in the face of criticism also led to the popularization of Klaus Schmidt’s work, exposing the oldest religious site known to man, Göbekli Tepe. West referred to this discovery as, “the ‘smoking gun’ against which orthodox academics have no defense.”


West was unapologetic in his efforts and paved the way for generations of seekers to participate in changing the course of history, regardless of the credentials or degrees that follow one’s name.  A true pioneer, his work lives on through those impacted by the knowledge he brought forth, such as Robert Shoch, whose research and contributions were instrumental to the awareness and progression of West’s work. 

John Anthony West was one of the main reasons I began work on the possibility of a lost civilization. This is a man who has immersed himself in the mystery of ancient Egypt for decades. To get this wisdom shared about Egypt, the love and the passion, is something that no one else can replicate.” – Graham Hancock


NPP notes from 09.09.2017…

The Mysterious Origins of Civilization: John Anthony West in conversation with Graham Hancock :

John Anthony West refers to the work of Georges Ivanovich Gurdjieff, an early 20th c. mystic, philosopher, spiritual teacher, and composer of Armenian and Greek descent. In a nutshell, the heart seems to be a brain too, perhaps even more powerfully so. It is proposed that consciousness is not local to the brain.
The uncovering of Göbeklitepe provided the smoking gun.
“A fundamental ailment of the so called civilisation that surrounds us today, is the complete disconnect from spirit.”
West says his ideas haven’t touched Donald Trump. I hold hope for Donald Trump, and at the same time would give platform to John Anthony West.
Sacred Movement of Gurdjieff:
HeartMath Institute: expanding heart connections:


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