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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...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
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...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Historical Christian Jewelry
The art of jewelry making evolved though the centuries. In a sense, jewelry is any ornamentation or adornment on the body. Jewelry has been used not only for aesthetic reasons but also as an indication of a person’s status in life.
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Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Ra, or Re, originally meaning the heavenly body itself. An early cult center existed at Heliopolis. From Herakhty, which he joined, Ra adopted the falcon head and when he later also coalesced with Atum, Re-Atum became a manifestation of the setting sun. In...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
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...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian

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Peregrine Falcon. (Falco peregrinus). The peregrine falcon is one of nature's swiftest and most beautiful birds of prey.
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Peregrine Falcon, Falco peregrinus
is displayed by peregrine falcons, the females of which can be as much as one- third larger The peregrine falcon's call is a series of quick, loud, kee notes.
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Ohio Division of Wildlife. Life History Notes. Peregrine Falcon.
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Peregrine Falcon Nesting Season Concludes – Population Continues To Grow
Ohio’s peregrine falcon program is supported by the state income tax check-off program, donations to the Wildlife Diversity and Endangered Species Fund, and sales of the Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp, and the cardinal license plate.
Falcon takes to wandering across South
By AP CHATTANOOGA — Lookout, the fledgling Rock City peregrine falcon, is just what his name says: He's a wanderer. Satellite telemetry already has tracked Lookout in a clockwise loop through four states, said falconer and ornithologist John Stokes.
I conquered Cape Split
Other feathery visitors include the merlin and, more rarely, the peregrine falcon. A little offshore, poking up through the stream, a series of rock pillars stand in a row, looking like sentinels guarding the entrance to Minas Basin.
Endangered Bird Makes a Brief Visit to Tribeca
A peregrine falcon—an endangered bird of prey that likes to nest in some of New York's high bridges and buildings—landed on Berger's balcony in Independence Plaza, staying for only five minutes but long enough for Kruger to take its portrait.
Young Peregrine Falcon put down after injury
Officials from the Peregrine Fund says it had to be put down after a maintenance worker discovered it injured. The falcon was taken to a local veterinarian who discovered that both legs were broken.

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Peregrine Falcon, Identification, All About Birds - Cornell Lab of
Learn how to identify Peregrine Falcon, its life history, cool facts, sounds and calls, and watch videos.
Peregrine Falcon
Several photographs and information on this species including its size, habitat, diet, reproduction and how it got its name.
Peregrine Falcon Facts - Falco peregrinus - Defenders of Wildlife
Get the facts on peregrine falcons. Peregrine falcons are the fastest flying birds in the world. Take action and help save peregrine falcons.
Peregrine Falcons, Peregrine Falcon Pictures, Peregrine Falcon
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