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Beginning of Time ~ End of Eternity – Calendar of Ancient Egypt: Harw Harayw Ranapat – Days Above the Year

Beginning of Time ~ End of Eternity – Calendar of Ancient Egypt: Harw Harayw Ranapat – Days Above the Year

A discussion of the ancient Egyptian calendar entries for the Days above the year, the five days that were added by Thoth, god of wisdom to provide time above the year for the birth of the five children of the sky goddess Nwat – Nut,…

Par Madja’t – House of Books – Episode 2

Par Madja’t – House of Books – Episode 2

Book Review: Ancient Egyptian Literature vol. II: The New Kingdom. Research on the Web: AERA – Ancient Egypt Research Associates, Inc. Electronic Document: An Ancient Egyptian Hunting Ritual by Eberhard Otto. The Par Madja’t of Kamat is located at https://reconstructingancientegypt.org/houseofbooks/ https://media.blubrry.com/kamatradio/p/pdcn.co/e/kamatradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/par-madjat-episode-2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window…

Myths and Legends of Ancient Egypt: Reckoning of the Mounds of the Primeval Time

Myths and Legends of Ancient Egypt: Reckoning of the Mounds of the Primeval Time

A dramatic telling of the creation myth of the Temple of Horus of Edfu

Beginning of Time ~ End of Eternity – Calendar of Ancient Egypt: Introduction to the Ancient Egyptian Calendar

Beginning of Time ~ End of Eternity – Calendar of Ancient Egypt: Introduction to the Ancient Egyptian Calendar

In the introduction to the ancient Egyptian calendar you discover the several calendars utilized by the ancient Egyptians and what celestial or seasonal events synchronize them. Topics covered include the lunar, solar, celestial and regnal calendars, as well as the so-called horoscope calendar of lucky…

Par Madja’t House of Books Episode 1

Par Madja’t House of Books Episode 1

This episode reviews the book Fighting Pharaohs: Weapons and Warfare in Ancient Egypt, the journal article Notes on the Opening of the Mouth by T. J. C. Baly, and Research on the Web Giza Digital Library: The Giza Mastabas Series. Find the journal article in full…

Gods of Ancient Egypt – Hwt Har – Hathor

Gods of Ancient Egypt – Hwt Har – Hathor

Great Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt – Mythical Pharaohs

Great Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt – Mythical Pharaohs

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Ancient Egyptian Literature – Instruction of Ptah Hotep

Ancient Egyptian Literature – Instruction of Ptah Hotep

Instruction of Ptahhotep is an ancient literary work attributed to Ptahhotep, a vizier under King Isesi of the Egyptian Fifth Dynasty (ca. 2414-2375 BC). It is a collection of maxims and advice in the saba’yat (teaching) genre on human relations, that are directed to his…

Myths and Legends of Ancient Egypt – Judgment of Horus and Seth

Myths and Legends of Ancient Egypt – Judgment of Horus and Seth

Horus and Seth are contending for 80 years for the office of the deceased Pharaoh Osiris the father of Horus and brother of Seth.

Ancient Egyptian Literature – The Book of Thoth

Ancient Egyptian Literature – The Book of Thoth

The Ptolemaic era story of the book of Thoth, a book written by the god of knowledge and writing, and the prince’s son Nefer-ka-ptah whose obsession with writing cost him greatly. https://media.blubrry.com/kamatradio/p/pdcn.co/e/kamatradio.com/radio/literature/aeliterature_book_of_thoth.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | Email | RSS