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Headless falcons and a mysterious inscription found in ancient Egyptian temple

The Jerusalem Post 07 Oct 2022
Headless falcons and ancient inscriptions point to a previously-unknown cult and ritual in the eastern Egyptian desert. . The discovery was made by a group of archeologists digging in the ancient port city of Berenike in eastern Egypt who discovered a shrine in showing proof of previously-unknown ancient rituals. .
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King Tutankhamun’s Parents Were Brother and Sister

Ancient Origins 07 Oct 2022
The ancient Egyptians were no exception and Cleopatra is a famed example. The Ptolemaic dynasty wanted family members to marry due to their belief in a pure bloodline ... Even though he is one of the most famous of the Egyptian pharaohs, archaeologists actually knew very little about his family which made up the 18th Dynasty of the Egyptian New Kingdom.
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How NOT to visit the Hermitage: 3 bad tips

Beijing News 07 Oct 2022
There are more than 40 thematic collections in the Hermitage buildings around the Palace Square - from monuments of Ancient Egyptian culture, the Scythians or the Golden Horde to the paintings of Italian painters of the Renaissance.
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Belfast première for play inspired by Durrell’s Alexandria Quartet

British Theatre Guide 07 Oct 2022
Published. 7 October 2022. Reporter. Michael Quinn Share ... Powerstone. One of the 20th-century’s seminal novel series, Lawrence Durrell’s The Alexandria Quartet, set in the ancient Egyptian city port before, during and after the Second World War, is the inspiration behind Belfast-based playwright and journalist Jane Coyle’s new play, After Melissa ... .
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Egypt demands return of ancient Rosetta Stone

Al Jazeera 06 Oct 2022
Bearing inscriptions of the same text in hieroglyphs, Demotic (an ancient Egyptian script) and Ancient Greek, it was used by Frenchman Jean-Francois Champollion to decipher hieroglyphs from 1822, opening up understanding of ancient Egyptian language and culture.
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Egypt calls for return of Rosetta Stone 200 years after it was deciphered

The Jerusalem Post 06 Oct 2022
Bearing inscriptions of the same text in Hieroglyphs, Demotic and Ancient Greek, it was used by Frenchman Jean-Francois Champollion to decipher Hieroglyphs from 1822, opening up an understanding of ancient Egyptian language and culture ... Egyptian collections in the next few months.
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Egyptian oud, Chinese pipa show cultural communication through music

Beijing News 06 Oct 2022
Shahd Hesham, a 19-year-old Egyptian, played on the oud, an ancient Arabian musical instrument, the Chinese folk song Jasmine Flower, which is usually played in China on the Chinese oud-like instrument pipa ... 6 (Xinhua) -- A young Egyptian lady was playing a piece of music on the ...
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“Falcon Shrine” discovery contains previously unknown ancient rituals

Heritage Daily 06 Oct 2022
According to Joan Oller, “all of these elements point to intense ritual activities combining Egyptian traditions with contributions from the Blemmyes, sustained by a theological base possibly related to the worshipping of the god Khonsu (the ancient Egyptian god of the Moon)”.
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Rosetta stone row as Egypt demands Britain returns famous ‘symbol of cultural violence’

Greek City Times 06 Oct 2022
Egyptian archaeologists are asking the British ... Bearing inscriptions of the exact text in Hieroglyphs, Demotic and Ancient Greek, Frenchman Jean-Francois Champollion used it to decipher Hieroglyphs from 1822, hugely opening up understanding of ancient Egyptian language and culture.
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Feature: Egyptian oud, Chinese pipa show cultural communication through music

China.dot.org 06 Oct 2022
6 (Xinhua) -- A young Egyptian lady was playing a piece of music on the oud, an ancient Arabian musical instrument, at the Arabic Oud House for teaching oud playing in a historical area of the Egyptian capital Cairo ... "Egyptian and Chinese folk music can communicate and complete one another in many areas.
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In pics: Battlefield tour of 6th October War

Egypt Today 06 Oct 2022
The Egyptian forces recaptured part of the occupied lands in October 1973 after fierce battles between the two sides.  ... The museum is located on both sides of the ancient road to Ismailia, where many battles took place between the Israeli forces and Egyptian People’s Defense Forces.  .
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INSPIRED DELIVERS WINNING ENTERTAINMENT AT G2E 2022

Longview News-Journal 06 Oct 2022
NEW YORK, Oct ... Space Invaders™, bringing a bit of 1980's gaming nostalgia to G2E, is available for Gaming and iGaming customers as well as in pubs, holiday parks and motorway service venues in the UK, and the popular Scarab Gold™, an ancient Egyptian retail and online game has been transformed into an exciting iLottery game.New Cabinet Features ... ....
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350 Unique Baby Girl Names To Make Sure Your Daughter's Name Will Be Just as ...

The Citizens 06 Oct 2022
It's really exciting to name your precious babe ... Canva. 1 ... 2 ... It simply means "from the Sabine tribe," an Italic tribe in ancient Italy ... Claudia — This was a common name in ancient Rome, but it is far less common now, making it all the more appealing ... IsisThe Greek name for the Egyptian goddess of healing and magic, known to ancient Egyptians as Aset.
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Letters to the Editor for October 6, 2022

The East Hampton Star 06 Oct 2022
Look at those poor Egyptians who were drowned when God closed the Red Sea when they were chasing the fleeing Hebrews. Look at the ancient Roman dudes when they were conquering the Mediterranean area, imposing the Pax Romana and beheading and crucifying people left and right.

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