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History of the Egyptian Religion, part I: Early Dynastic Period
I - Predynastic - Early Dynastic Period. The temples were in essence the *Home of the God* and thus a place where only Pharaoh as the Son of God and those he appointed as his deputies, could meet with the god. This goes all the way back to Archaic and...
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Hierakonpolis – predynastic period. Memphis - Old Kingdom. Thebes – Middle and New Kingdom.
In Ancient Egypt, Life Wasn't Easy for Elite Pets
The animals were found in the ancient cemetery of Hierakonpolis, a town that thrived long before Egypt became a united kingdom ruled by pharaohs. Excavations have revealed two elephants, a leopard, two crocodiles, and remains of nine more exotic ...
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Clarus Victoria has released a trailer and twelve pics for Egypt Civilization, a turn-based strategy based on the history of Ancient Egypt.
Farmers In Ancient China Domesticated Wild Leopard Cats
In an elite burial site in Hierakonpolis, Egypt, they also found cat burials dating back 8,000 years ago. But they found something else in China, particularly in the Quanhucun village in Hunan, China.

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