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Her name means "Embracing Lady", she was probably of Nubian origin and worshipped in the 1st cataract area. The name of Anuket has been found together with Satis on a great number of inscriptions from quarry expeditions in that area. In later times...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
The great god of the Nile was called Hapi. In sacred art, he was depicted as a man, somewhat overweight to symbolize abundance, and with female breasts to symbolize the river’s fertile properties. He is an ancient god, to the Egyptians as well as modern man,...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Satis, "The Lady of Elephantine" and "She of Sehel (the island)" the giver of water for purification of the deceased, and associated with the inundation. Together with Anuket she was the protectress of the waters of the Nile in the...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
People of the Book: Fighting the Holy War
At the heart of most of the world's great religions, there is a sacred text. This is usually a compilation of the words of the enlightened founder of the path or the interpretations of the life and teachings of this founder. Within this text is contained the...
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The Pagan Roots of Democracy
I stepped into the voting booth with civic pride and religious inspiration. The pastors urged the congregation to renew America and vote for a good Christian man, Ronald Reagan. I voted a straight Republican ticket. Those godless Democrats were no better than...
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Through the Dark Ages, civilization and learning languished under the iron rule of the church. Finally, through the rediscovery of the Pagan Classics, Plato, Aristotle, Epictetus, Plotinus and many other philosophers, the west began to see a glimmer of the...
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They were rediscovered in the early 1800s by two explorers led by, as local legend has it, a young boy named Abu Simbel. * * *.
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Kings, taking a Nile cruise to Aswan and Abu Simbel or discovering the lives of the an exclusive opportunity to relax, rejuvenate and rediscover the zest for life.
World Heritage Information Kit 2008
and collects US$80 million to save the Abu Simbel temples in the Nile valley. A draft of ... tation and was not rediscovered until the 19th century.
Egypt Country Guide
Egypt, Israel, & Jordan
Abu Simbel is an archaeological site comprising two massive rock temples in represented as victorious on the walls of the greater temple of Abu Simbel.

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Abu Simbel | History Of The Temples Of Ramses II
Learn more about Abu Simbel, the two temples built by Ramses II. both temples were eventually forgotten until rediscovered in the early nineteenth century.
Abu Simbel temples - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Sacred Places: Abu Simbel, Egypt
the Nile south of Aswan in the land of Nubia and known today as Abu Simbel. in sourthern Egypt, the temples were unknown until their rediscovery in 1813.

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