Ancient Egypt

luxor temple

Luxor temple

It is one of the most magnificent temples in ancient Egyptian history and one of the most complex as well. It is located on the eastern side of the Nile in the city of Luxor, which was known in ancient times as Thebes (the capital of the modern Pharaonic state). Construction engineer… It was built by the engineer Amenhotep bin Jabu by order of Pharaoh Amenhotep III, one of the kings of the Eighteenth Dynasty.

The Nile River

The Nile River Between the Past and Present

Since ancient times, the Nile River has been the source of life and blessing, as it is said, “Egypt is the gift of the Nile,” a phrase that summarizes the close relationship between the river and the land that birthed the greatest civilizations. The evidence of this civilization still stands today, telling the world the story of a river that knows neither fatigue nor depletion.

karnak temple

Karnak Temple

The Karnak Temple remains the best witness and evidence of the greatness of the Pharaonic civilization, with its secrets and wonders. Every stone, column, and obelisk remains evidence of the secrets of that civilization. The deeper you delve into the temple, the more you feel the greatness of the place and the secrets it contains that remain a witness to the beauty of this place.

The Unfinished Obelisk

The Unfinished Obelisk in Aswan, Egypt

The unfinished obelisk was cut from aswan quarry during the reign of Queen Hatshepsut for the purpose of placing it in the Karnak Temple in Luxor. After the ancient Egyptian workers dug the obelisk from three sides in preparation for transporting it to the Karnak Temple, they discovered a crack in it that made it unsuitable for transporting it to the Karnak Temple in Luxor, so the workers stopped moving it.

luxor temple

Luxor temple

It is one of the most magnificent temples in ancient Egyptian history and one of the most complex as well. It is located on the eastern side of the Nile in the city of Luxor, which was known in ancient times as Thebes (the capital of the modern Pharaonic state). Construction engineer… It was built by the engineer Amenhotep bin Jabu by order of Pharaoh Amenhotep III, one of the kings of the Eighteenth Dynasty.

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