*This Falcon was named ''horus'' *Horus had many different forms He was the brother of Osiris Set and Nephthys

this is an example of the iconography of the Horus Falcon. this specific design was created by TigerHouseArt. it was titled Ancient Egyptian Falcon Art.

Karnak Temple Luxor, Egypt. Actual size?? Giants and humans ?♥ Stunning, classic jewelry: www.bluedivadesigns.wordpress.com #bluedivagal

Karnak Temple Luxor, The Complex is located near Luxor, south of Egypt. It is visited more than any other historical area in the world, after the Giza Pyramids.

Estátuas gigantes do rei Ramsés II no Templo de Luxor, Tebas, Egito

Estátuas gigantes do rei Ramsés II no Templo de Luxor, Tebas, Egito Luis Cerón

Akhenaten Turned from worshipping deities to belief in ONE god - after looking at the sun and believing there had to be one creator.  Soon after becoming pharaoh of Egypt, Akhenaten discarded his royal name and loyalty to Amon. He turned away from old priests and began the cult of the sun disk -- the Aten. Akhenaten acknowledged that Aten was the single god except Re, the sun god.  He banned the worship of Amon and closed down sacred temples.

Akhenaton - meaning "living spirit of Aten" known before the fifth year of his reign as Amenhotep IV was a Pharaoh (King) of the Eighteenth dynasty of Egypt who ruled for 17 years. His queen was Nefertiti. Akhenaton died perhaps in 1336 BC or 1334 BC.

Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, near the Valley of the Kings, Luxor, Egypt

Temple of Queen Hatshepsout near the Valley of the Kings, Luxor, Egypt


Thoth is the god of wisdom, writing and invention and is also considered the Messenger (similar to the Greek god Hermes) and the lord of the Moon.

Luxor Temple (Luxor, Egypt) Founded in 1400 BC, the Luxor Temple is a sandstone temple complex located in current-day Luxor (known as Thebes in ancient times). Five other large temples can be found in the area.

30 of the world’s most impressive ancient ruins

Colossal statues of Ramses II Dynasty) wearing the Pshent crown flank the entrance to Luxor Temple. The double crown symbolizes the two regions of upper and lower Egypt. By sdhaddow

Karnak/Luxor, Egypt

Templo de Amon en Karnak - Luxor, Egypt The Karnak Temple Complex—usually called Karnak comprises a vast mix of decayed temples, chapels, pylons, and other buildings.

I have always loved Egyptian art and lore. Ancient Egyptian relief sculpture is a particular favorite of mine. There's just something about ...

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