Tag: Egypt

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

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. https://media.blubrry.com/kamatradio/p/pdcn.co/e/kamatradio.com/radio/myths/judgment-of-horus-and-seth.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | RSS

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.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | RSS

Gods of Ancient Egypt: Shw

Gods of Ancient Egypt: Shw

Shw/Shu is the son of Ra and god of wind, air and light.

Myths and Legends of Ancient Egypt – The Destruction of Mankind

Myths and Legends of Ancient Egypt – The Destruction of Mankind

Ra becomes old, and sees mankind conspiring against him. So he sends his eye Hathor who in his rage at the betrayal, becomes Sekhmet https://media.blubrry.com/kamatradio/p/pdcn.co/e/kamatradio.com/radio/myths/destruction_of_mankind.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | Email | RSS

Gods of Ancient Egypt – Ra

Gods of Ancient Egypt – Ra

Discussion of the sun-God Ra or Re, the concepts of his essence, the prominence of his worship, myths, and hymns https://media.blubrry.com/kamatradio/p/pdcn.co/e/kamatradio.com/radio/gods/ra.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | Email | RSS

Ancient Egyptian Literature – Pharaoh Khufu and the Tales of the Haka’yw-Magicians

Ancient Egyptian Literature – Pharaoh Khufu and the Tales of the Haka’yw-Magicians

An ancient Egyptian Tale from the Papyrus Westcar that tells of the Old Kingdom Pharaoh Khufu hears his sons tell him of the wisdom of the Magicians

Myths and Legends of Ancient Egypt: Horus Behdety and the Winged Disk

Myths and Legends of Ancient Egypt: Horus Behdety and the Winged Disk

Horus Behdety tells his father Ra-Harakhty the followers of Satash/Seth are conspiring against him, and becomes the winged disk to punish them. https://media.blubrry.com/kamatradio/p/pdcn.co/e/kamatradio.com/radio/myths/myths.horus.behdety.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | Email | RSS