The shrine of knowledge.


A selection of articles related to sunrise.

Original articles from our library related to the Sunrise. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Sunrise.

Egyptian Temples, part II: The Priesthood
The basis for the country, for society and for the individual was the maintaining of Maat. When the earth is a reflection of the sky, which is lorded by Re, then Pharaoh, "son of Re", Horus incarnated, becomes accordingly the lord of the earth. But...
Religions >> Egyptian
Litha, The Summer Solstice
Litha is also known as the summer solstice, Midsummer, All Couples Day, and Saint John's Day. Litha is one of the fire festivals and occurs on the longest day of the year. This is the time of year when the sun reaches its highest apex, at the Tropic of Cancer....
Holidays >> Mid Summer
In Praise of Pumpkins
I have always had a fascination with pumpkins. As a child I enjoyed Christmas and Thanksgiving and all the other holidays we surround our year with, but Halloween was special. Halloween spoke of ghosts, ghouls, witches and all the primal fears that children...
Holidays >> Samhain
The Legend of Stonehenge
Stonehenge has fascinated thousands of people throughout the ages, even today people are still wondering about the origins of the mysterious Stonehenge. Today's scientists and historians are still unable to come to a solid theory of when, why, by whom, and...
Earth Mysteries >> Mystic Places
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
Personification of the sound of the creative speech, the principle of Divine Utterance, which together with Heka (divine power) and Sia (divine omniscience) were necessary for the King´s creative powers during the Old Kingdom. They are seen together with the...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Personification of Divine Knowledge or Omniscience, which together with Heka (divine power) and Hu, personification of Divine Utterance, were neccessary for the King´s creative powers during the Old Kingdom. They are seen together with the falcon-headed...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian

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

Suggested News Resources

Tweet your picturesque sunrise photos to @CBCManitoba, @TrevorCBC, @MarcyCBC
A palette of yellows, pinks, reds and oranges hung in bold streaks across the sky in southern Manitoba this morning. If you caught the sunrise in a photo, shoot it our way in a tweet (@CBCManitoba) or to Information Radio host Marcy Markusa (@CBCMarcy) ...
State board places Sunrise, Coconut Creek employees on probation
Sunrise's building official and a Coconut Creek structural plan examiner were put on probation by a state board overseeing professional licenses because of actions they took while working for the city of Fort Lauderdale. The Florida Building Code ...
Easter Sunrise Service canceled
STOCKTON — There will be no Easter Sunrise Service in downtown Stockton later this month, a tradition whose demise was set in motion earlier this year when an errant invitation was sent to a predominantly LGBT church. The Stockton Leadership ...
'Passion of Christ' coming to Sunrise Theatre
The 90-minute production has been shown at the Parish Hall at St. Anastasia Catholic Church for the past eight years, but this year, the performance will be held at the Sunrise Theatre for the Performing Arts in downtown Fort Pierce.
Trump fans line up before sunrise for downtown rally
FILE - In this Feb. 28, 2016, file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a rally in Madison, Ala.

Great care has been taken to prepare the information on this page. Elements of the content come from factual and lexical knowledge databases, library and third-party sources. We appreciate your suggestions and comments on further improvements of the site.

Discussion Forum
Sodalian Oath
Place for your opinion