Category: hathor

The temple of Hathor and Nefertari, 13th cen…

The temple of Hathor and Nefertari,

13th century BC, Abu Simbel

It was built about one hundred meters northeast of the temple of pharaoh Ramesses II, ca. 1264 BC, and was dedicated to the goddess Hathor and Ramesses II’s chief consort, Nefertari.

Beautiful painted relief of the sacred eye o…

Beautiful painted relief of the sacred eye of Horus, detail from the ceiling of the outer hypostyle hall of the Temple of Hathor, Dendera.

Melted stairs in the Temple of Hathor, Dende…

Melted stairs in the Temple of Hathor, Dendera

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smarmykemeticpagan:

frankincenseandsun:

Could you imagine if religions were like fandoms and video games?? Like “hey I hear you worship Hathor, name three of her epithets then?!”

this is exactly how people act though lmao

The outer Hypostyle Hall in the Temple of Ha…

The outer Hypostyle Hall in the Temple of Hathor at Dendera

Female figure with showy ornamental headdres…

Female figure with showy ornamental headdress, probably depicting Hathor-Aphrodite for domestic worship (terracotta with traces of color, height 18 cm). Roman Period, ca. 30-313 AD.

Now in the Egyptian Museum of Turin.

Astronomical ceiling of the Hypostyle Hall…

Astronomical ceiling of the Hypostyle Hall, detail, Temple of Hathor Dendera.

The Goddess Imentet-Hathor depicted as “Mistre…

The Goddess Imentet-Hathor depicted as “Mistress of the West”, greeting pharaoh Horemheb in his tomb. New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, ca. 1292 BC. Valley of the Kings, West Thebes.

Relief depicting Emperor Trajan (53-117 AD) as…

Relief depicting Emperor Trajan (53-117 AD) as a Pharaoh offering the barque. Temple of Hathor, Dendera.

Upper part of a column in the Temple of Hathor…

Upper part of a column in the Temple of Hathor, Dendera, c.1880