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Memphis

  Memphis is the ancient Egyptian city that served not just as an important city but also as the capital of ancient Egypt during the Old Kingdom. It was the home of many pharaohs, including King Tutankhamun, and it remained an essential city throughout history, until its demise around the time of the rise of… Continue reading Memphis

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Heru-em-Akhet (Sphinx)

(G/R Harmachis) - "Heru-in-the-Horizon" Heru-em-Akhet is not truly a Name of Netjer, but a divinized persona specifically applied to the great Sphinx stationed before the second pyramid (Khafre) at modern-day Giza. As protector of the Old Kingdom necropolis, Heru-em-Akhet sits facing the dawn and the Nile, watching that no one disturbs the rest of his… Continue reading Heru-em-Akhet (Sphinx)

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Temples of Ancient Egypt

  Religion was a vital part of Egyptian Society and temples formed an important part of daily life. The people did not gather to worship in the temple. They brought offerings to the gods and participated in various festivals. Many private homes also had a small shrine where the home owners could make offerings to… Continue reading Temples of Ancient Egypt