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Stalker (Andrei Tarkovsky, 1979)

egypt-museum:

Statue of Horus making a libation  

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theancientwayoflife:

~ False door from the tomb chapel of Irty-Ptah. He was a priest of Ptah and a Scribe of Divine Offering in the Temple of Ptah at Memphis.

Place of origin: Egypt, Saqqara (?)

Period: Old Kingdom, 6th Dynasty

Date: 2350-2170 B.C.

Medium: Limestone

theancientwayoflife:

~ Finger ring in the form of a rearing cobra.

Period: Meroitic

Date: A.D. 30–175

Place of origin: Meroe, Beg. West, Nubia (Sudan)

Medium: Silver

ir-egipto-travel:

❝The truth of why we feel at peace In nature Is because our true nature Is peace.❞

📍 Nile River. Aswan. Egypt 🇪🇬
#iregipto #egyptpassion #retreat #yoga #inspiration #nileriver #aswanegypt #aswan #aswan_egypt #nuture (at Aswan, Egypt)
https://www.instagram.com/p/B37HO3oHx_W/?igshid=mq51r4plwlvh

egypt-museum:

Cat under the Chair with Mackerel

Copy of a wall painting depicts a cat under the chair with a tabby mackerel marking, typical of Felis silvestris lybica (African wildcat). 

Originally from the Tomb of Nakht

(TT52). New Kingdom, 18th dynasty, reign of Thutmose IV, ca. 1401-1391 BC. Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, West Thebes. 

Nina de Garis Davies (1881-1965). Now in the Ashmolean Museum.

ir-egipto-travel:

We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.

📍 Aswan. Egypt 🇪🇬
#iregipto #egyptpassion (at Aswan, Egypt)
https://www.instagram.com/p/B2Hfq0OHu7t/?igshid=g2otn7ln8bt9

egypt-museum:

Faces of Ramesses II

In 1960, a new dam on the Nile threatened Ramesses II’s temples at Abu Simbel and other ancient treasures.

Faces of three of four colossal statues at the entrance to the Great Temple of Ramesses II at Abu Simbel await reunion with their bodies. 

Photo: John Keshishian

ir-egipto-travel:

Nothing in the universe can travel at the speed of light, they say, forgetful of the shadow’s speed.

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