Category: karnak

Karnak Temple Complex

Karnak Temple Complex

Pillars of the Great Hypostyle Hall from the Precinct of Amun-Re, the chief deity of the Theban Triad.

Al Karnak Temple – Luxor (2017) ©Esraa Aymn

Al Karnak Temple – Luxor (2017)

©Esraa Aymn

didoofcarthage: Karnak, the Amon Temple Photo…

didoofcarthage:

Karnak, the Amon Temple

Photographed by Lehnert & Landrock of Cairo, about 1925

collotype

National Media Museum, U.K. 

The highly sacred Precinct of Amun-Re. Karna…

The highly sacred Precinct of Amun-Re. Karnak Temple Complex, Luxor

Multiple priests during The Beautiful Feast …

Multiple priests during The Beautiful Feast of Opet, an Ancient Egyptian festival celebrated annually in Thebes, during the New Kingdom and in later periods. Detail of a wall relief from Karnak Temple Complex, Luxor.

Feeding the Sacred Ibis in the Halls of Karnak…

Feeding the Sacred Ibis in the Halls of Karnak, 1871 (oil on canvas)

by Sir Edward John Poynter (English, 1836-1919)

rudjedet: Senwosret I’s White Chapel12th dynas…

rudjedet:

Senwosret I’s White Chapel
12th dynasty, Karnak

Karnak Openair Museum, Egypt 

The Precinct of Amun-Re, Karnak Temple Compl…

The Precinct of Amun-Re, Karnak Temple Complex, Luxor

Stone ram-headed sphinx sculptures, Grand Aven…

Stone ram-headed sphinx sculptures, Grand Avenue of Rams, Temple of Amun, Karnak

The Great Hypostyle Hall, Precinct of Amun…

The Great Hypostyle Hall, Precinct of Amun-Re, Karnak temple complex, 1860s. Photographed by Antonio Beato