tour of the wondrous sites of ancient egypt
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DESCRIPTIONTour of the Wondrous Sites of Ancient Egypt. Some not so typical images of the Great Sphinx. Temple of Hatshepsut. Images of the inside of the Temple of Hatshepsut. The Tomb of Nefertari. The Layout of the Tomb of Nefertari. Luxor Temple. Karnak Temple Complex with the - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
Wonderous Tour of the Sites of Ancient Egypt
Tour of the Wondrous Sites of Ancient Egypt
Some not so typical images of the Great Sphinx.
Temple of HatshepsutImages of the inside of the Temple of Hatshepsut
The Tomb of Nefertari
The Layout of the Tomb of Nefertari
Connecting these 2 Magnificent Temple areas is the Avenue of the Sphinxes.
It is 3 km long and contained about 2000 Sphinx statues that line each side of the road!Luxor TempleKarnak Temple Complex with theTemple of Amun
The Luxor Temple
Ram-headed sphinxesThe mythical lion-bodied sphinx is associated with the king and the Sun god. Those with ram heads, known as criosphinxes, are linked with Amun, chief deity of the Thebes region.
The Temple of Amun-Ra
Temple of Ramses II and Nefertari in their present location.
Temple of Ramses II
The statue of Ramses lights up on his birthday and his coronation day as it has every year for 3200 years.How the temple would have looked when it was first built.
Temple of Nefertari (wife of Ramses II)