Egyptian Religious Calendar

Egyptian Religious Calendar : CDXIV-CDXV Great Year of Ra (2014 Ce)

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The Complete Egyptian Religious Calendar for the year 2014: the most comprehensive publication of the lists of the festivities of the Egyptian Religious Tradition (dated for the year 2014). A practical application of the Egyptian Religious Calendar for the current age. The sources used to reconstruct the Religious Calendar and for the dating of the Sacred Festivities are: - the "Cairo Calendar n. 86637" and the "Sallier papyrus IV"; - the list of the religious celebrations dated to the Middle Kingdom; and the lists of the Sacred Festivals from the Temples' Religious Calendars: - the religious calendar of King Thutmosis III from Ipet-Sut (the Precinct of Amon-Ra at Uaset-Thebes); - the Temple of King Thutmosis III at Elephantine; - the Temple of King Ramses II at Abydos; - the Temple of Millions of Years of King Ramses III, West Uaset; - the Temple of Horus at Behdet (Apollinopolis Megale) - the Temple of Hathor at Iunet (Dendera); - the Double Temple of Haroeris and Sobek at Ombos; - the Temple of Neith and Khnum at Iunyt/Latopolis. INDEX: -Introduction: the Calendars of Ancient Egypt the Civil Calendar the Great Year of Ra the Religious Calendar: the Seasons, the Months, the Days of the Month, Favorable and Adverse Days -Egyptian Religious Calendar, List of the Festivities for the year 2014, CDXIV-CDXV Great Year of Ra

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  • Paperback | 422 pages
  • 175.26 x 254 x 25.4mm | 748.42g
  • Createspace
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1492750697
  • 9781492750697
  • 2,062,409