The Pyramid Texts: Guide to the Afterlife
The Pyramid Texts are the oldest religious writings in the world...
Pharaoh Up-Close: An Interview with Dr. Garry J. Shaw
The civilization of ancient Egypt is at once timeless and ethereal...
The Osiris Legend
. . . . The story of Osiris is one of Egypts most ancient myths...
Death and Burial in Ancient Egypt
Dr. Salima Ikram's Death and Burial in Ancient Egypt is among...
Anubis is the Egyptian god of mummification and the afterlife as...
The Coffin Texts
The Coffin Texts (c. 2134-2040 BCE) are 1,185 spells, incantations...
Neith (aka Net, Neit or Nit) and is one of the oldest deities of...
Religion in the Ancient World
Religion (from the Latin Religio, meaning 'restraint,'...
Mummification in Ancient Egypt
The practice of mummifying the dead began in ancient Egypt c. 3500...
The Westcar Papyrus
The ancient Egyptians enjoyed storytelling as one of their favorite...
Stories from the Westcar Papyrus
The Westcar Papyrus, dated to the Second Intermediate Period of...
Ships of the Gods of Ancient Egypt
The Nile River was the source of life for the ancient Egyptians...