The Monuments of Ancient Egypt

Les Monuments de l'Égypte antique – Actualité Egypte

 Switzerland returns Egyptian monuments.

The Ministry of Antiquities has received a stone stele stolen from a temple in the Delta. Thus Shaaban explained that the ministry succeeded in its restitution of Switzerland last November. In addition he says that the piece recovered has a length of approximately 106 cm and a width of 92 cm. Also, a low relief view of the goddess who holds the ankh sign in her right hand. The Behbeit el-Hagar Temple was robbed in 1990, and the Ministry of Antiquities in 2011 succeeded in recovering the Msroqath archaeological plaque from the United States of America. Moreover Behbeit El Hagar is an archaeological site in Lower Egypt. Although it is an ancient Egyptian temple dedicated to the goddess Isis. The site is located

Les Monuments de l'Égypte antique
The Monuments of Ancient Egypt

along the Damietta branch of the Nile Delta, north of Sébennytos and 8 km west of Mansoura. Also the temple is known as the Iseion, and was the first great temple to be dedicated to Isis.

isis is a goddess of ancient Egypt. Most often, she is represented as a young woman wearing a throne.

Monuments of ancient Egypt: The pyramids, emblematic monuments of ancient Egypt

The pyramids are the most emblematic monuments bequeathed to us by the ancient Egyptians. These huge buildings  intended to house the mummified bodies of pharaohs . Also important figures of the country. Many of them rise in the necropolis of Saqqara, south of Cairo. But the most impressive are the three pyramids of Giza, erected for the pharaohs Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinos. That of Cheops is the only one of the seven wonders of the world still standing. It was the largest building in the world for 3,800 years.