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Egyptian Spirituality

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Egyptian Temples, part VI: The House of Life
Library - Archive 'The House of Life' could well be called a library. It was that part of the temple where all records and texts were kept and stored. These papyrii encompassed many different fields of learning as well as the accountings on the daily and...
Religions >> Egyptian
Egyptian Temples, part I: A Reflection of Heaven
Introduction The Egyptian religion can be seen as a system of thought, a means of structuring the world, and of maintaining it so as to make it possible for Creation to persist. It reflected both life on earth among the humans and life on a higher plane among...
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The Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
History of the Egyptian Religion, part IV: New Kingdom
New Kingdom (ca 1580 -1085 bc.) The Hyksos people The so called 'Hyksos' invasion, which was most likely composed of several small groups of different people infiltrating the delta during the 13th Dynasty, meant the end of the Middle Kingdom. The Hyksos...
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History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
Ancient Egyptian Wisdom
FROM THE BOOK OF THE DEAD "Hail to thee, great lord of justice. I have come to you, my lord, that thou may bring me so that I may see your beauty, for I know thou and I know your name, and I know the names of the fourty-two Gods of those who are with...
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Women and the press 1: The right to a voice
In Egypt, women launched their own press in 1898, at a time when lots of women rights were highly debatable, their right to a voice was loud and clear and quite popular it seems. A fact that puts women's status in Egypt in a whole new perspective.
New York Philharmonic explores complex great Messiaen
Complementing the other-worldly nature of the work, the Philharmonic's performance will take place in the Temple of Dendur, the Roman-era Egyptian shrine transported to the Metropolitan Museum of Art. ... "The spirituality translated itself to the music.
Akhnaten @ Coliseum, London
Akhnaten deals with the ascent and fall of the 18th Dynasty pharaoh Amenhotep IV, who abandoned traditional Egyptian polytheism and embraced the sole worship of Aten, the sun god, whose name he partly adopted.
In search of moksha at Kashi
Miwa Komatsu: 'It's absurd to accomplish anything by yourself'
How important is spirituality to you in terms of your artwork? It's important to see the invisible ... Lion dogs are believed to come from a mythological Egyptian creature that was a cross between a sphinx and a cherubim.

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