Footnotes : 1 The hieroglyphs in this site are from Sir Alan Gardiner’s “Egyptian Grammar”, “, Griffith Institute, Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, first published 1927
Ancient Egyptian religion was a complex system of polytheistic beliefs and rituals which were an integral part of ancient Egyptian society. It centered on the
the correspondences. of. egypt. a study in the theology of the ancient church by c. th. odhner. the academy book room bryn athyn. pa. 1914 reprinted 1978
Ancient Egyptian Tombs. Much of what we know about art and life in ancient Egypt has been preserved in the tombs that were prepared for the protection of the dead.
The tomb of Tutankhamun is one of the greatest treasures of Ancient Egypt. It is so beloved because of the treasures that were still contained within at the time of
A ka statue is a type of ancient Egyptian statue intended to provide a resting place for the ka (life-force or spirit) of the person after death.
Discover more about Egypt’s history and development through this list of fun facts about ancient Egypt.
Cult Center: Thinis, Lycopolis, quickly spreading throughout Egypt. Attributes: Guardian of the Necropolis (cemetery). He was the guide of the dead as they made their
The Egyptians believed that Ptah was a god who created everything from artifacts to the world egg to the other deities themselves. The Opening of the Mouth ceremony