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" Ramses II Temple"

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Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
3/25/2023 6:31:00 PM
Excavation work carried out by an American mission from New York University at the temple of Ramses II in Abydos has stumbled upon a menagerie of mummified animals that provides previously undocumented evidence of cultic worship through the ages.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
10/22/2022 3:15:00 PM
Around 4,000 foreign tourists, Arab and Egyptian visitors gathered on Saturday at sundown at the King Ramses II temple in Abu Simbel in Aswan to watch the sun alignment, an astronomical phenomenon that takes place biannualy – on the 22nd of October and 22nd of February.

Egypt - Tourism
10/22/2021 5:52:00 PM
Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled El-Enany and more than 30 Arab and foreign ambassadors as well as influencers observed on Friday morning the biannual solar alignment at Ramses II Temple in Abu Simbel.

Multimedia - In Pictures
10/22/2021 5:46:37 PM

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
10/22/2020 11:50:22 AM
During the solar alignment, sun rays enter the temple’s sanctum to light three of four statues

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
4/8/2020 3:36:59 PM
Twelve sacrificial votive bulls’ heads and bones dated to the Ptolomaic period were found in niches cut into the walls of the storerooms

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
3/29/2019 1:00:41 PM
'The new discovery will change, for the first time, the plan of the temple more than 160 years since its discovery,' said the secretary general of the Supreme Council of Antiquities

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
10/15/2017 3:02:19 PM
The newly uncovered temple in Abusir necropolis helps piece together the activities of Ramses II in the Memphis area

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
9/27/2016 2:50:38 PM
New discoveries at the Matariya archaeological site near Heliopolis suggest the existence of a temple from the 19th dynasty of Ramses II

Egypt - Politics
10/22/2012 2:52:52 PM
Tourists gather at Aswan's Abu Simbel to witness bi-annual solstice when sun's rays fall directly on temple of King Ramses II