Beautiful places in Egypt:River Nile Cruise -Known as the popular way of visiting upper Egypt.- The Nile River has been a lifeline since ancient times,- it is also used to travel to the Loxur- Aswan route.
Pyramid of Giza-one of the most undisputable tourist attraction in Egypt.- built over the span of three generation: Khfu, Khafre, Menkaure.- Stand 455 feet(139 m) making the largest pyramid.
Red Sea Reef- Most beautiful places in the world to dive in.- Has a wide expense of coral formation on the reefs.- It’s water are renowed for their spectacular visibility and features the seascape.
Karnak- largest ancient religious site ever built.- represents the achievement of many generations of Egyptians builders.- consists of three main temples, small endorsed temples and several outer temples.
Culture of Egypt - has a 6,000 years of recorded history. - the Ancient Egypt was among the earliest civilization. - maintained a strikingly complex and stable of culture that influence the later cultures of later Europe, Middle East, and Africa.
Literature - formed a separate branch among the family of Afro-Asiatic language. - suing of hieroglyphics during the ancient times ( the first written language). - using the Optic language - using the Egyptian-Arabic (the modern speech used today by the country).
Religion- 90% of Egyptians population is Muslim with Sunni majority.- 9% is Optic Christian.- 1% are the other religions and forms of Christianity.
Visual ArtsAncient times - they had a wall paintings done in the service of the Pharaohs. - characterized by absence of linear perspective. - use a grid system to create a smaller version of artwork and scale up the design upon the proportional representation of a large grid.
Modern times -using a modern media such as digital art on their works. - using the World Wide Web as an alternative outlet for artist for a strong art-focused internet community.
Sports- Football is the most popular sports in Egypt.- Basketball, handballs, and squash and tennis was the other sports played by the Egyptians.
Ancient Egyptian Gods andGoddessesAtum- The All or PerfectionAppearance:-man with the double crownAlso known as:- the creator god-first god exist on earth-he rose from the word of chaos and created all gods.- lifted the king’s soul to the starry heavens and a solar deity.
AnumAppearance: -Man with a ram head -man wearing an ostrich plumed hat.Also known as:-the powerful god in ancient Egypt.- king of the gods-combined the power of the sun god, Ra.
Anubis- a jackal headed godAppearance:- man with a jackal head-a jackalAlso known as: - god of embalming - often sees in cemeteries so the Ancient Egyptians believed that Anubis watched over the dead.
• Bastet Appearance: - woman with a head of a catAlso known as : - the cat goddess. -sometimes appeared as the head of a lioness to protect the king in a battle.- daughter of the sun god, Ra.
Horus- the one far aboveAppearance:-man with the head of a hawk.Also known as :- god of the sky- protector ruler of Egypt.- Ancient Egyptians believed that the pharaohs was the living Horus.
IsisAppearance:- Woman with a headdress in the shape of a throne.- A pair of cow horns with a sun disk.Also known as:- protector of the dead and children and fertility.- used a powerful magic spells to help people in need.
• Osiris Appearnace: -a mummified man wearing a white cone-like headdress with feathers.Also known as:- ruler of the underworld.- god of resurrection and fertility.
RaAppearance:- man with a hawk head and headdress with a sun disk.Also known as:- the sun god-Ancient Egyptians believed that Ra was swallowed every night by the sky and was reborn every morning.