Sarasvati (texts & arch.II)

Michael Witzel witzel at FAS.HARVARD.EDU
Thu May 28 11:51:41 UTC 1998

> But wouldn't it be a point here that most - if not all - of these
> migrations started not long before or after writing had been
> invented?

Generalizations... The Hawaiians and Maori remmeber very well where they
came from (*Sawaiki, Tahiti > Kahiki), without script --- and over a
period of some 1000-1500 years and with a less strict oral tradition than
the Vedic one.

Michael Witzel                       witzel at

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