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Archaeologists in Egypt's 'Hill of the Pharaohs' discover pure gold eye of Ra and limestone ...

The Daily Mail 24 Sep 2021
Widely worshipped in ancient Egypt, Hathor was a sky deity associated with femininity, love, marriage and childbirth who was often depicted as a cow or hearing a headdress with cow horns. The instruments were found earlier this month on the site of Buto, an ancient city in modern-day Kafr El-Sheikh, about 80 miles north of Cairo in the Nile Delta.
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Ancient religious ritual tools unearthed by Egyptian archaeologists

The Jerusalem Post 23 Sep 2021
Egyptian archaeologists have unearthed a collection of ancient tools that were used in religious practices from the Temple of the Pharaohs north of Cairo, Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiques announced. .
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Coffin of Psamtik arrives to Egyptian pavilion in Expo 2020 Dubai

Egypt Today 23 Sep 2021
CAIRO. 23 September 2021.  The Ministry of Trade and Industry announced that the archaeological coffin of ancient Egyptian priest Psamtik, Son of Pediosir, arrived to the Egyptian pavilion in Expo 2020 in Dubai.  .  .   ...  .  .   ... .
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Sunni scholars who left Afghanistan hope Islam's tolerant message survives Taliban

Reuters 22 Sep 2021
CAIRO, Sept 22 (Reuters) - Clerics from Egypt's ancient seat of Sunni study Al-Azhar, who spent years teaching in Afghanistan and were planning to open an education centre for girls, hope their tolerant message of Islam will survive the return of the Taliban ... in Cairo.
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The Roots Of Modern Science In Ancient Kemetic Egypt

Ancient Origins 22 Sep 2021
Kemet, the ‘Black Land’, the name ancient Egyptians called their land, was such a place ... The ancient Egyptians were known to have practiced surgery and trauma medicine ... Ancient Egyptian medical & surgical tools replicas - Child museum in Cairo ... and ancient Egyptian tradition.
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Intercultural Urbanism: City planning from the ancient world to the modern day

Resilience 22 Sep 2021
Africa is a revelation in terms of ancient cities ... You know, continuing that, we’ve got a question here, how did ancient cities manage to transform into modern ones, e.g., Rome or Cairo? I mean, you talked about Mexico City, Tenochtitlán, what about the Romans, the Cairos, some of these ancient cities that are now megacities themselves? Dean Saitta.
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Cairo’s antique elevators, glorious and glitchy, are scenes of love and fear

Ekathimerini 21 Sep 2021
In central Cairo, few things are thrown away for good; consider the ancient monuments and tombs built from the cannibalized parts of even more ancient precursors, or the doddering chairs, patched up with prosthetic limbs, where doormen sit on nearly every sidewalk ... That, too, is the Cairo way.
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AUC Press releases ‘Abu Simbel A Short Guide To The Temples’ book

Egypt Today 20 Sep 2021
In this lucidly written, beautifully illustrated guide, Nigel Fletcher-Jones explains the main features of both temples, discusses what they teach us about ancient Egypt during the reign of Ramses II (1265–1200 BC), and illustrates which gods and goddesses were worshipped here.
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Ancient ritual tools unearthed in Pharaonic site in northern Egypt

Xinhua 19 Sep 2021
CAIRO, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- Egyptian archaeologists unearthed ancient tools once used in religious rituals at a temple site in Kafr el-Sheikh province north of the capital Cairo, said the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities in a statement on Saturday.
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Ancient ritual tools unearthed in Pharaonic site in Egypt

MENA FN 19 Sep 2021
(MENAFN - IANS) Cairo, Sep 19 (IANS) Egyptian archaeologists have unearthed ancient tools once used in religious rituals at a temple site in Kafr el-Sheikh province north of the capital Cairo, the ... .
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Xinhua Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT, Sept. 18

China.dot.org 18 Sep 2021
(Iran-COVID19-Cases). ---- ... (Yemen-Execution-Spy). ---- ... (Israel-COVID19). ----. CAIRO -- Egyptian archaeologists unearthed ancient tools once used in religious rituals at a temple site in Kafr el-Sheikh province north of the capital Cairo, said the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities in a statement on Saturday.
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Do Akhenaten’s Links with Yom Kippur Traditions Shed New Light on Moses?

Ancient Origins 17 Sep 2021
I believe that Yom Kippur traditions connect all the way back to ancient Egypt and the period of religious heresy under Akhenaten and discuss some here ... More remarkably, modern Jews share the same ancient Egyptian idea of a person containing five different immortal souls or soul components that would live eternally.
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Egypt opens tomb of Pharaoh Djoser after restoration

Dawn 15 Sep 2021
A VIEW of a part of the tomb of third dynasty Egyptian Pharaoh Djoser (27th century BC) at the newly-restored southern cemetery in the Saqqara necropolis, south of Cairo.—AFP ... The two structures make up part of the Saqqara complex near Cairo one of the country’s richest archeological sites.
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Egypt’s Dina el-Wedidi to perform at Zamalek Theater on September 25

Egypt Today 13 Sep 2021
CAIRO - 13 September 2021 ... Wedidi and her band will present a performance that blends traditional arts and ancient folk singing with modern music ... Wedidi performed in Cairo Opera House on April 23 at 9.30 ...
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Feature: Egypt's discovery of ancient 4-legged whale leap in paleontology: researchers

Xinhua 11 Sep 2021
10 (Xinhua) -- Fragments of bones, including a fractured non-human large skull, mandibles, some isolated long crooked teeth, ribs and vertebrae, are placed in a rectangular open box in the Mansoura University Vertebrate Paleontology Centre (MUVP) in Dakahlia province, northeast of the Egyptian capital Cairo.
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