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History of Egyptian Medicine and Philosophy
When medical knowledge past is considered, lack of aseptic technique, pain-killing drugs and antibiotics are an accepted part of our modern legend of these ancient healing practices. You will find that none of this is true when it comes to Ancient Egypt....
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
As one of the Heliopolitan Ennead, Geb is a cosmic deity and the eldest child of Shu. The union of Geb with his twin sister Nut produced the deities of the myth of Isis, Osiris, Set and Horus. As earth-god and presiding judge of the divine tribunal of 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
Isis and her son Horus
We are now in the sign of Cancer, which has quite a few things to do with the concept of the Mother. But to be sure, without the child there is no mother, so the story is just as much about the relationship between the two. In our lives, there is probably no...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Astrology >> Cancer
Herbs of Folklore and Modern Medicine: White Willow, Aloe Vera, and Garlic
Many of the medicinal herbs we use today have been studied by modern science for application in today’s medical field. These studies have shown that our ancestral folk uses of these herbs were very much correct in their applications. Here we will explore...
Earth Mysteries >> Herbalism

Papyri is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Papyri books and related discussion.

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Papyri Graecae Magicae
Papyri Graecae Magicae. Greek Magical Papyri. Texts.
1 Middle Persian Papyri from the Sasanian Occupation of Egypt in
1. Middle Persian Papyri from the. Sasanian Occupation of Egypt in the Seventh Century CE (I).
Sariah in the Elephantine Papyri
Papyrus #22 (also called Cowley #22 or C-22) and appears in. Aramaic Papyri of the Fifth Century B.C.

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Carlyle Chief Gives To Duke Again: $13.6M For Ancient Papyri, Rare Books
The rare books library has more than 350000 printed volumes and more than 20 million items in manuscript and archived, including “ancient papyri” and other rare objects. The items span 20 centuries of human history, according to the university.
Free lecture at 'Archaeology Cafe'
An anthropology professor at the University of West Florida, Prewitt's lecture will focus on 2000-year-old papyri fragments and what they are telling researchers about ancient civilizations and texts such as the Bible.
Day Off - Some Links and Some Ancient Greek
To cap things off, if anyone's looking for something to do in their spare time, well, do what I've been doing on the train rides home: help transcribe some ancient Greek papyri. No, I'm not kidding.
Elaine Tennant named new Bancroft Library director
National Bible museum on horizon

Suggested Web Resources

Papyrus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Papyri Pages
A guide to ancient manuscripts and the history of books and writing on the Web.
Duke Papyrus Archive
Features online access to over 1375 ancient Egyptian papyri at Duke University.
NT Papyri & Codices is dedicated to the study of ancient papyrological documents.

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