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Why Did Egyptian Pharaohs Have Five Names?

Ancient Origins 19 Apr 2024
Ancient Egyptian pharaohs were not merely rulers; they were considered divine beings, the living embodiments of gods on Earth ... And it is because of this profound importance that Ancient Egyptian pharaohs had five names, and not merely one.

New Capitals of Egypt Museum Chronicles Millennia of Egyptian Governance

Egypt Today 17 Apr 2024
The second section of the museum represents the afterlife in ancient Egypt ... Osman further explained that there are artifacts from ancient Egyptian capitals like Menf, Thebes, Tell el-Amarna, Cairo, Alexandria, and Khedival Cairo.

Holy Icons and Relics in Christian Cairo

Greek Reporter 13 Apr 2024
George’s Church in Christian Cairo ... A board outside Abu Serga Church in Old Cairo, showing and describing the route the Holy Family took in Cairo ... During their time in Old Cairo, the Holy Family rested in this very cavern for three months.

After 13 years, Prague gets direct connection to Cairo thanks to EgyptAir

TravelDailyNews 09 Apr 2024
From 9 July 2024, Václav Havel Airport Prague will, once again, handle direct flights to Cairo ... Direct regular flights to Cairo will land in Prague for the first time since 2011, when Czech Airlines ceased its operation of the route.

Eid in Egypt: A Journey through Time and Tradition

Daily News Egypt 07 Apr 2024
Cairo ... Eid in Cairo is a celebration of time-honoured history meshed with contemporary allure ... With the Grand Egyptian Museum’s debut, Cairo cements its status as a top-tier destination for those wishing to delve into ancient Egypt’s mysteries.

Waldorf Astoria Cairo Heliopolis adds luxury to Egypt's ancient history – Hotel Insider

The National 05 Apr 2024
Like the Arabian accents on its walls, Cairo's Waldorf Astoria perfectly blends contemporary luxury with Egypt's ancient history ... – ancient Egyptian references coupled with a contemporary twist.

These Are the World’s Most Visually Stunning Museums

New York Observer 27 Mar 2024
... and ancient artifacts ... The institution’s gleaming limestone facade and stacked geometric shape were heavily influenced by ancient Islamic architecture, notably the Ibn Tulun Mosque in Cairo, Egypt.

Unveiling Egypt’s treasures: Ancient wonders and captivating landscapes

Daily News Egypt 26 Mar 2024
A captivating photo report presented several must-see locations, including the iconic Giza Pyramids, and highlighted various sites across Cairo, Luxor, Aswan, and Abu Simbel ... Aswan is recognized for its stunning natural beauty and ancient temples.

The Best Mosques in Egypt for Taraweeh Prayers

Egyptian Streets 22 Mar 2024
Mosques in Cairo during Ramadan become crowded ... Some of the most sacred and ancient mosques in the world are in Cairo, Egypt, and each has its character that plays a great part in the spirit of Ramadan.

Video: Blaze destroys Arab world’s esteemed 80-year-old Al Ahram Studio in Cairo’s Giza district

Gulf News 17 Mar 2024
Dubai. A devastating fire engulfed the renowned 80-year-old Al Ahram Studio, situated in Cairo’s Giza district, known as one of the Arab world’s most esteemed and ancient film production facilities ... .

Ancient Gymnasium Unearthed in Oasis Shows Impact of Greek Life in Egypt

Greek Reporter 03 Mar 2024
The Watfa gymnasium that was used to train young Greek-speaking men in sports, literacy and philosophy was discovered by a joint Egyptian-German archeological team on the site of an ancient village southwest of Cairo in the Faiyum Oasis.

China, Egypt sign cultural relics cooperation

ECNS 28 Feb 2024
The Egyptian Supreme Council of Antiquities and the Shanghai Museum in China signed a cooperation protocol in Cairo, Egypt on Feb 25, agreeing to hold an exhibition of ancient Egyptian cultural relics in Shanghai.

China, Egypt ink deal to exhibit ancient Egyptian relics in Shanghai

People Daily 27 Feb 2024
CAIRO, Feb. 26 (Xinhua) -- Representatives of China and Egypt signed on Sunday a cooperation agreement for organizing an exhibition of ancient Egyptian cultural relics in China, according to a press release of the Chinese Embassy in Cairo.

Cairo’s Cafés Bring Card Games to Life

Egyptian Streets 27 Feb 2024
In the bustling streets of Cairo, where ancient history and modern culture collide, a unique trend is taking hold ... and has captured the hearts of Cairo’s residents with its multiple branches.

Egypt aborts controversial pyramid renovation plan

The Star 16 Feb 2024
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt has scuttled a controversial ...