Howard Carter | The discovery of Tutankhamun

Carter before the sarcophagus of Tutankhamun Howard Carter is an important name for those who love Egyptian discoveries and mysteries. Undoubtedly, his work was among the most outstanding of the time, as he discovered the tomb of one of the most famous pharaohs today: the tomb of Tutankhamun. Howard Carter Howard Carter was born May 9, […]

Biography of Akhenaten | The heretic pharaoh

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Akhenaten has been a famous pharaoh who went down in history for being the one who carried out the great religious reform by which the cult focused on the sun god, Aton. Biography of Akenaten Akhenaten, also known as Amenhotep or Amenophis IV, was an Egyptian pharaoh belonging to the XVIII dynasty in the New Empire of Egypt that reigned between […]

Mummification in Ancient Egypt

In Ancient Egypt, as in other cultures, there were funerary rites specific to the area, as they believed in life after death. The most characteristic rite was the embalming of the deceased, the so-called mummification. This custom was very expensive, so it was normally only within the reach of the royal family and wealthy families. The process lasted a […]

Nefertari: The first wife of Ramses II

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Nefertari stood out for his beauty and intelligence, qualities on which Ramses II set himself to make her his wife and therefore queen of Egypt. Nefertari is considered the most beautiful woman of her time. But she not only stood out for it, but also for her intelligence and for being the woman who fell in […]

Sphinx of Giza: The True Story

The Egyptian Sphinx is undoubtedly one of the most mysterious monuments in the world. This gigantic statue consists of a human head and an elongated lion body. It stands in the Giza plateau, south of Cairo, near the pyramids. A WORK LIKE NO OTHER The Sphinx is a mythical hybrid creature that appears in Egyptian, Greek, Mesopotamian and Asian […]

Nefertiti, Queen Of Egypt, “the coming beauty”.

Nefertiti

The royal wife of Pharaoh Akhenaton was the beautiful queen Nefertiti. whose name means “the coming beauty,” and this might be indicating that she was not Egyptian but had come from another country. The fact is that she seems to have shared the religious concerns of her royal husband and played a prominent role in it during […]

Biography of Cleopatra

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Cleopatra is one of the most recognized pharaohs of Ancient Egypt. Lover of Julius Caesar and Mark Antony, he is considered one of the famous characters of our History. One of the best-known Egyptian queens was undoubtedly Cleopatra. Lover of Julius Caesar, she had a tragic ending that would mark the fate of Egypt. She […]

Contraceptive Methods of Ancient Egypt

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The Curious Contraceptive Methods of Ancient Egypt Regardless of civilization or epoch, a pregnancy has always been the ultimate expression of love between a man and a woman. In addition to having offspring, couples ensured the continuity of customs through the next generation; which has allowed a culture to be forged. In the same way that […]

Ancient Egypt History | A-Z Timeline Explained | Real Facts

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Chapter I: From Prehistory to History General Managers Egypt has a geographical unity: a long strip of arable land, barely more than 40 km wide, stretching more than 1000 km from Aswan and the Nubian border in the south to the Mediterranean Sea, between the Libyan plateau and the Arabian chain.1 million years ago, until […]

Costumes in Ancient Egypt (For Men’s and Women’s)

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Summary : 1 – Costume of egyptian 2 – Costume of Egyptian Men 3 – The egyptian costume for women 4 – Other information 1 – The costume in Ancient Egypt Costume in Ancient Egypt must above all adapt to a simple consideration: that of being able to dress in a very hot and humid climate, as well […]