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8 August, 2023 - 18:52
Beyond Fertility: Goddess Heqet’s Extensive Influence on Ancient Egypt
In ancient Egypt, the goddess Heqet reigned supreme as a symbol of fertility and childbirth. Heqet’s following spanned the ages, from the Old Kingdom to the Ptolemaic period, due to her impact on...
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7 March, 2023 - 13:33
Rare Smiling Sphinx Statue Found in Egypt and it May Depict Emperor Claudius
Archaeologists in southern Egypt have uncovered a remarkable miniature sphinx statue, sporting a rare feature of a smiling face with two dimples. The artifact was found near the Hathor Temple in a...
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21 May, 2020 - 03:14
The Dendera Light: Myths, Tests and Truth
The Dendera light is a particularly controversial topic since it is not exactly an artifact of potential ancient technology, but the possible depiction of such an artifact on a wall of one of the...
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25 September, 2019 - 01:37
Hathor: Goddess of Joy and Motherhood Near the Nile
The shadow of Hathor is still present in many places related to the monumental history of ancient Egypt. She was one of the most important goddesses near the Nile and remains one of the best-known...
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27 March, 2019 - 00:26
Ancient Women Shamans of Ireland: Healers, Priestesses and Diviners
All around the world many of the oldest ceremonial megalithic sites are associated with women shamans and oracular tradition and prophecy. A good example of this is Napta Playa which was linked to...
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17 November, 2018 - 23:08
Ancient Women Shaman of Ireland: Goddesses of Prophecy and Omens
The Celtic scholar Nora Chadwick notes that in Irish mythology the prophetess Fedelm tells Queen Medb that she has been in the land of Alba learning the art of the Filidect. Medb asks if she has...
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4 September, 2017 - 23:08
A Circular Egyptian Mythology: Does the Dendera Zodiac Represent the Most Ancient Astronomy?
In 1799, Napoleon and his armies were beginning to expand their presence throughout Egypt. Napoleon brought not only armies but artists to record sketches of his findings of a country that was...
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9 April, 2017 - 14:00
The 4,000 Year History of Horoscopes: How Astrology Has Been Shaped Throughout the Millennia
Every time ancient Greece is mentioned, most people automatically think of democracy, the Olympic Games, mythology, philosophy, technology and various sciences such as mathematics and astronomy. It...
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21 February, 2017 - 01:57
What Happened to Grand Temple Building in Ancient Egypt after the Death of Alexander the Great?
Egyptian temple culture was thought to be declining in the Ptolemaic era, after the death of Alexander the Great in 323 BC. Nothing could be further from the truth, says Egyptologist Carina van den...
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13 February, 2017 - 13:57
The Magnificent Temple of Hathor, Goddess of Love: Best Preserved Temple in all of Egypt
Hathor was a major goddess in the ancient Egyptian pantheon , who personified the principles of joy, feminine love, and motherhood, and her cult center was at Dendera, one of the best-preserved...
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24 September, 2016 - 14:53
Thomas O. Mills
The Valley of the Kings and the Hopi: Constellations Send Ancient Messages
The thread of the constellations was very important to the builders of the pyramid complex. They went to great lengths to create them; carve them into solid stone and place them in the roof of the...
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