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  Topic: Egyptian art unreliable
dzama923

Replies: 12
Views: 5346

PostForum: Art and Literature   Posted: Tue Nov 28, 2017 3:35 am   Subject: Egyptian art unreliable
Well, I know none. I am just beginning my study of Ancient Egyptian writing.
chrismackint said Sometimes Tutankhamun's nemes is evenly spaced and other times it is spaced at the top and crowded at ...
  Topic: Awkward statue...
dzama923

Replies: 15
Views: 4702

PostForum: Art and Literature   Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2017 3:33 am   Subject: Awkward statue...
This is interesting to me. At first, it looked to be unfinished. It must be really old. I wonder how they found it.
  Topic: Baketamon
dzama923

Replies: 6
Views: 3445

PostForum: Art and Literature   Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2017 3:09 am   Subject: Baketamon
Anyone know where this name, Baketamon, was found?
  Topic: WHAT DOES THE VULTURE REPRESENT??
dzama923

Replies: 19
Views: 13512

PostForum: Art and Literature   Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2017 3:05 am   Subject: WHAT DOES THE VULTURE REPRESENT??
Just for some record, what are the other names of the goddess Nekhbet, and Mut, if there are any?

As a side fact, the vultures are the highest flying birds in the world. They live by the cliffs and ...
  Topic: Egyptian art unreliable
dzama923

Replies: 12
Views: 5346

PostForum: Art and Literature   Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2017 2:55 am   Subject: Egyptian art unreliable
Also, the name of Tutankhamon being written in different ways could just be to get a different meaning across.
  Topic: The Sphinx = Sekhmet
dzama923

Replies: 20
Views: 13959

PostForum: Sphinx   Posted: Tue Oct 31, 2017 2:41 am   Subject: The Sphinx = Sekhmet
Oh, I had never heard that or seen Osiris depicted that in this way. I have seen a little statue in the MET of a crocdile body with a falcon head.
  Topic: Hieroglyphic name of Ma'at
dzama923

Replies: 2
Views: 103

PostForum: Art and Literature   Posted: Sun Oct 29, 2017 8:42 pm   Subject: Hieroglyphic name of Ma'at
One spelling of Maat, the goddess, is an ideogram of a god sitting with knees up and a feather on her head. This is also the word "harmony". It spells it out as M-A-A-T, which can also be tr ...
  Topic: Egyptian names in other ancient languages?
dzama923

Replies: 17
Views: 2966

PostForum: Miscellaneous   Posted: Fri Oct 13, 2017 2:48 am   Subject: Egyptian names in other ancient languages?
Well, there does not seem to be any connection with Egypt and the Andean people civilizations at the time, which were probably Tihuanco, and the people of Karal. There is the fact I heard about the Gr ...
  Topic: Donald Beaman 42 books of Thoth?
dzama923

Replies: 7
Views: 714

PostForum: Books   Posted: Fri Oct 06, 2017 5:31 am   Subject: Donald Beaman 42 books of Thoth?
I found them, the forty-two books of Thoth , Donald Beaman. They inspired his work on the "Tarot of Saqqara", which is out of print. You can buy the book(s) from this guy Dan Shaw, by writin ...
  Topic: Review and Commentary of The Egyptain Book of the Dead
dzama923

Replies: 18
Views: 527

PostForum: Art and Literature   Posted: Fri Oct 06, 2017 5:23 am   Subject: Review and Commentary of The Egyptain Book of the Dead
Thanks Lutz. My mom is leaving to Chicago on Saturday. I will tell her to check out the exhibit, and take lots of pictures. Very Happy
  Topic: Tutankamun Tomb: A Double Burial?
dzama923

Replies: 1
Views: 136

PostForum: Pyramids, Tombs, & Monuments   Posted: Thu Sep 28, 2017 3:02 am   Subject: Tutankamun Tomb: A Double Burial?
This is a cool article I found about the evidence of Tutankhamun's tomb possibly being a double burial tomb. Here is the link...


https://www.academia.edu/17285341/The_Tomb_of_Tutankhamun_A_Double ...
  Topic: Review and Commentary of The Egyptain Book of the Dead
dzama923

Replies: 18
Views: 527

PostForum: Art and Literature   Posted: Thu Sep 14, 2017 2:28 am   Subject: Review and Commentary of The Egyptain Book of the Dead
I would actually enjoy craving the spells. I would say that they are actually difficult to understand, and that is why I would not be able to read them through in one sitting. They are very dense and ...
  Topic: Review and Commentary of The Egyptain Book of the Dead
dzama923

Replies: 18
Views: 527

PostForum: Art and Literature   Posted: Wed Sep 13, 2017 3:22 am   Subject: Review and Commentary of The Egyptain Book of the Dead

To the honorable salvation of the Egyptian authors is to say, all these compositions were never thought or written as a reading for the living ... Cool Lutz said... I would add or read at once.
  Topic: Review and Commentary of The Egyptain Book of the Dead
dzama923

Replies: 18
Views: 527

PostForum: Art and Literature   Posted: Tue Sep 12, 2017 2:32 am   Subject: Review and Commentary of The Egyptain Book of the Dead
Lutz, regarding your post saying that this book is not a book of their religion in any time period, I think you are right because it is a collection of spells not the whole religion. Maybe the book of ...
  Topic: Review and Commentary of The Egyptain Book of the Dead
dzama923

Replies: 18
Views: 527

PostForum: Art and Literature   Posted: Sun Sep 03, 2017 11:46 pm   Subject: Review and Commentary of The Egyptain Book of the Dead
No, I haven't read or heard about the 1972 limited edition publication.

It is important what you are saying, that the collection should not be taken to be the religion of any one time period, as i ...
 
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