Daily Life in Ancient Egypt
The popular view of life in ancient Egypt is often that it was a death-obsessed culture in which powerful pharaohs forced...
Death and Burial in Ancient Egypt
Dr. Salima Ikram's Death and Burial in Ancient Egypt is among the best works on the subject presently on the market...
Death in Ancient Egypt
To the ancient Egyptians, death was not the end of life but only a transition to another plane of reality. Once the soul...
The djed is an ancient Egyptian symbol for stability which features prominently in Egyptian art and architecture throughout...
Dogs in Ancient Egypt
Ancient Egypt is well known for its association with cats but the dog was equally popular and highly regarded. Egyptologist...
Drink of the Gods: Wine in the Ancient Near East and Mediterranean
A symbol of fertility, immortality, and divinity, wine was the favored drink of choice across the ancient Near East...
Plastered and painted wood sarcophagus from the Greco-Roman period. (Egyptian Museum, Castello Sforzesco, Milan)
Egpytian Scribe's Palette
A wooden scribe's palette from the New Kingdom, Egpyt. (Egyptian Museum, Castello Sforzesco, Milan)
Egypt: Religion and Culture
This video describes Egyptian religion and culture in great detail. Topics covered include: cosmetics, furniture, sanitation...
Egyptian Afterlife - The Field of Reeds
The ancient Egyptians believed that life on earth was only one part of an eternal journey which ended, not in death...