Temple of Seti I at Abydos,Egypt

The goddess Iousas is giving pharaoh Seti I the breath of life, in the form of an “ankh” sign (symbolizing life) flanked by two “was” sceptres (symbols for prosperity).

Imhotep (fl. 2668–2648 BCE)    Born into a commoner family, Imhotep’s intelligence was tangible from an early age, and he quickly acceded to the position of chief architect to the Third Dynasty Pharoah Djoser (r. 2688-2668 BCE), the first recorded architect we know by name.Imhotep’s most important legacy, however, is that he is the first individual we know of to become deified (glorified as a God) after death – the first recorded human root of religion

BCE) Imhotep became famous as a priest and doctor, the first named medical practitioner in at least Egypt, known for his skill as a pharmacist and for the treating of conditions including appendicitis, gout and arthritis.

EGYPT SCULPTURE 3RD-2ND MILL.BCE The Doctor. Wodden statue from Saqqara, Egypt. Old Kingdom (5th dynasty). Egyptian Museum, Cairo, Egypt

Imhotep was an Egyptian polymath, who served under the Third Dynasty king Djoser as chancellor to the pharaoh and high priest of the sun god Ra at Heliopolis. He is considered to be the first architect and engineer and physician in early history

Gold discovered in the tomb of the pharaoh Tutankhamun

When the archaeologist Howard Carter opened the Egyptian tomb of the pharaoh Tutankhamun for the first time on the 26 November he was overwhelmed by the treasures that met his eyes.

Goddess Auset (Isis) blessing and giving Ankh (life) to King Seti I Abydos Temple

Goddess Auset (Isis) blessing and giving Ankh (life) to King Seti I Abydos Temple

Tiny solid gold statuette of Amenophis III found in a small mummiform coffin in the tomb of the pharaoh Tutankhamun, discovered in the Valley of the Kings, Thebes, Egypt, North Africa, Africa

Tiny Solid Gold Statuette of Amenophis III Found the Tomb of Pharaoh Tutankhamun, Egypt - spirals on hat, and snakey hair braid

The Mummy of Hatshepsut, one of the most famous Queens of Egypt.  Found in a tomb in the Valley of the Kings.  EGYPT.

Mummy of Hatshepsut, one of the most famous Queens of Egypt: born 1508 BC, Reign BC

Sudan - The Black Pharaohs. A very interesting, sometimes forgotten period of ancient Egyptian history.

Sudan - The Black Pharaohs. The National Museum of Sudan is the largest museum in Sudan. Located on El Neel Avenue in Khartoum, the museum contains works from different epochs of Sudanese history. It was founded in

The early pharoahs of Ancient Egypt

The early pharoahs of Ancient Egypt

PHARAOH Narmer or Menes of the Early Dynastic Period c. century BC, thought to be the successor to the Protodynastic pharaoh SCORPION or KA, possibly the unifier of Egypt and founder of the First Dynasty.

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