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- History of the Egyptian Religion, part II: The Old Kingdom
- II - The Old Kingdom ca 2686-2181 BC During the Old Kingdom the Egyptian society moved from tribal communities to a fully developed theocratic system, where the power of the king was absolute. The great pyramids of Dynasty 4 was made possible by technological...
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- Obelisks make pointed decorating statements
- Obelisks can be found all over the world, their roots dating to the ancient Egyptians, Greeks and Romans.
- Washington's Monument: And the Fascinating History of the Obelisk
- For Washington's Monument, historian John Steele Gordon attempts a centuries-long history of the obelisk, told through the lens of the construction of the Washington Monument.
- The General Worth Monument Is One of Only Two in Manhattan That Also Serve as
- Whether the obelisks have anything to do with the Illuminati or Freemasons seems unlikely. But the Worth Monument remains one of New York's largely un-noticed landmarks, one that thousands of people pass by every day without knowing there is an old ...
- Compassionate St. Augustine goes even bigger in next phase of obelisk art project
- As much as the first Compassionate St. Augustine obelisk art project touched the community and visitors last year, Josue Cruz said there was a feeling among organizers that they could take the concept further — and taller, it turns out.
- Secrets of Beings: The Pillars of Shiva
- The pillars, known as obelisks in English, were the architectural darlings of Egyptian Pharaohs.
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