The Temple of Edfu

Edfu which is situated between Esna and Aswan is a site with a long standing tradition, No ancient monument in the world can match it Edfu which is situated between Esna and Aswan is a site with a long standing tradition. Its name is derived from the ancient Edbo, it means the town of piercing […]

The Egyptian Museum in Cairo: Narmer Palette

The first Dynasty begins with the legendary Narmer (Menes). The Ancient Egyptians since the New kingdom recorded on their monuments the name Mena as their first King. King Narmer had his tomb at Abydos. To Narmer is attributed a slate palette of green schist, displayed at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo. On both sides of the Palette, the […]