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The temple of Luxor today The temple of Luxor is an Egyptian temple dedicated to the worship of Amun. Located in the heart of the ancient Thebes, it was built for the most part under the 18th and 19th dynasties. He was consecrated to the dynastic god Amon in his two aspects of Amun-Re celestial and Amon-Min (ithyphalic divinity). The oldest visible parts date back to Amenhotep III and Ramses II. Subsequently, new elements were added by Chabaka, Nectanebo Ie ...

Luxor, Egypt - Temple at Luxor -- Unlike most other Egyptian temples, its main entrance does not face the river and its most obvious axis is aligned towards the temples at Karnak on the royal axis rather than the divine one

Templo de Ramses. Abu Simbel

Twin Temples - built by Ramsses II in 1264 BC in the southern province of Nubia, Egypt. Over the centuries they were completely covered by sand. They were rediscovered in 1813 by a boy named Abu Simbel, who led a British archeologist to them.

Solar boat museum, Giza, Egypt A special structure was built to house this large boat that took 12 years to reconstruct from the preserved pieces.

Marilyn Monroe (age before she became a Hollywood star, appeared in a series of airplane factory photos in June 1945 that led to her becoming a model and film star.

The unfinished obelisk is the largest known ancient obelisk and is located in the northern region of the stone quarries of ancient Egypt in Aswan (Assuan), Egypt. Archaeologists claim the pharaoh known as Hatshepsut sanctioned its construction. It is nearly one third larger than any ancient Egyptian obelisk ever erected. If finished it would have measured around 42 m (approximately 137 feet) and would have weighed nearly 1,200 tons.

The Unfinished Obelisk: Recently found in Aswan, Egypt, the obelisk was ordered by Hatshepsut in the mid BC and could have been the largest Egyptian obelisk ever erected--if it were completed. (Work at an archaeological dig in Egypt.

The unfinished obelisk is the largest known ancient obelisk and is located in the northern region of the stone quarries of ancient Egypt in Aswan (Assuan), Egypt. Archaeologists claim the pharaoh known as Hatshepsut sanctioned its construction. It is nearly one third larger than any ancient Egyptian obelisk ever erected. If finished it would have measured around 42 m (approximately 137 feet) and would have weighed nearly 1,200 tons.

The Unfinished Obelisk: Recently found in Aswan, Egypt, the obelisk was ordered by Hatshepsut in the mid BC and could have been the largest Egyptian obelisk ever erected--if it were completed. (Work at an archaeological dig in Egypt.