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- Sokar, probably an earth and fertility god in early times. Later he developed into a mortuary deity, his cult center being near the necropolis of Mennefer (Memphis). He was depicted as a falcon headed human, showing his association to the king, and in the...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
- The personification of the basic laws of all existence; the concept of justice, truth, order and balance, without which life is impossible. She is not really a goddess/netjer but rather the principle of these factors. The Egyptians had no difficulties in...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
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- Pyramids at Giza, Great Pyramid, History, Information, About, Photos
- The Giza Pyramids, built to endure an eternity, have done just that. Khufu's son, Pharaoh Khafre, built the second pyramid at Giza, circa 2520 B.C.
- CHRISTOPHER C. GIZA, M.D
- CHRISTOPHER C. GIZA, M.D.
Suggested News Resources
- Camels await riders at the pyramids in Giza, Egypt. (Lisa Krieger/Staff)
- Riderless camels and horses ringed the empty sand-swept parking lots of the pyramids at Giza, where hundreds of tour guides, postcard sellers and trinket sellers also waited for customers. There was no jostling for snapshots of the Sphinx.
- Giza governor to attend iftar at church to reinforce national unity
- Giza governor Ali Abdel Rahman and other officials will attend a Ramadan iftar (breaking the daily Ramadan fast) to be held tomorrow at Mar Mina Church.
- Schedule Is Shifted, but Not to Yankees' Liking
- By DAVID WALDSTEIN Joe Giza/ReutersAlex Rodriguez was late on the tag as the Orioles' Matt Angle got his first career stolen base.
- OCI Gains to Week-High After Landing Giza Power Plant Contract
- The company, also known as OCI, said it won a $181 million contract for civil works on a 1500 megawatt power plant in Giza, Egypt. The project, awarded by the Cairo Electricity Production Co., is expected to be completed in 32 months, Orascom said.
- Trains to Upper Egypt resume after railway protest ends
- Residents from Abu Regwan village in Giza, south of Cairo, staged the protest on railway tracks.
Suggested Web Resources
- Giza - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- Giza (Arabic: الجيزة Al J(Ǧ)īza), sometimes spelt G(J)izah, is the third largest city in Egypt. It is located on the west bank of the Nile River, some 20 km (12.
- Mysterious markings discovered at Great Pyramid of Giza - CNN.com
- Jun 19, 2011 A robot explorer has revealed ancient markings inside a secret chamber at Egypt's Great Pyramid of Giza.
- The Pyramids of Giza in Egypt
- Khufu's pyramid at Giza showing the plan of passages and burial chamber. Some believe that his pyramid at Giza was built by slaves but this is not true.
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