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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...
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The falcon, soaring with outstretched wings was already in Predynastic times seen as the sky-god, his eyes were called the sun and the moon. The sky, the sun and the falcon were at this time equaled with the king and out of this came the symbol of the winged...
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Worshipped in the form of a ram in early New Kingdom, later as a man with a ram's head. At Elephantine he was guardian of the source of the Nile and thought to cause the inundation. He and his consort Satis and Anuket, their divine child, made up the...
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Sobek, Sebek, or (Gr:)Suchos, meaning crocodile. Lord of stretches of water and of fishes. There are several deities for water, Sobek being the most important. Son of Neith and Osiris or of Neith and Seth. His cult rose in the Twelfth Dynasty in the Fayum...
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Goddess of war and battles, consort of Ptah. Hathor took Sekhmet's shape when she made war on men. Sekhmet is usually portrayed as a woman with the head of a lioness, sometimes brandishing a knife in an upraised hand. Her name means the powerful. Sekhmet's...
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1 Kom Ombo Concentrated Solar Power Project The activities for
Kom Ombo Concentrated Solar Power Project. 3. List of Deliverables from CTF Project Preparation Grant: (e.
Egypt - 100 MW Concentrated Solar Power plant (CSP) Project at
Kom Ombo Temple of the Culminating Sun on Judgment Day
Mar 22, 2009 Kom Ombo Temple of the Culminating Sun on Judgment Day. Page 2 of 23. ( sobek-horus-cc-alex-kaos).
Kom Ombo: Preliminary Report on the Fauna of Late Paleolithic
The plain of Kom Ombo lies in the valley of the Nile The Kom Ombo archeological sites lie along or are north of Kom Ombo, and near Gebel.
Drilling update on Exploration Well WKO-3X in West Kom Ombo, Egypt
Mar 8, 2011 3X in the West Kom Ombo Block covering a total area of 31520 km2 and located in. Upper Egypt. The WKO-3X was spud on March 7, 2011.

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four nights on a five-star Nile cruise and two nights' travel in a first class train sleeper (Cairo-Luxor and Aswan-Cairo); the package at £1099, reduced by more than £150, also includes tours of Cairo, Giza, Saqqara, Aswan, Kom Ombo, Edfu and Luxor.
Sea Dragon Energy updates operations and financials for second quarter 2011
Geological, geophysical and engineering work and equipment procurement continued in the Kom Ombo concession in preparation for resuming the 2011 drilling campaign during the fourth quarter.
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The cruise boat leaves Aswan and sails to Kom Ombo with the double temple of Sobek the crocodile god and Horus the Elder. Mummified crocodiles from the nearby necropolis can be seen in the small Hathor sanctuary.

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Kom Ombo - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kom Ombo (Arabic: كوم أمبو or Ombos (Juv. xv. 35) or Latin: Ambo (Not.
Temple of Kom Ombo - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Egypt: Temple of Kom-Ombo, Aswan, Egypt
Tour egypt presents information about Temple of Kom-Ombo, Aswan, Egypt.
Ancient Egypt - The Graeco-Roman Temple at Kom Ombo
TAncient Egypt - The Graeco-Roman Temple at Kom Ombo.
The Temple of Kom Ombo, Temple of Sobek - Aswan
The Temple of Kom Ombo stands on the east bank of the Nile, right next to the river, about 4Km from the town. It was dedicated to two Gods, Horus and Sobek.

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