What happened at ceremonies in ancient Egypt?

Answer The most important ceremony in ancient Egypt (3150 B.C.-31 B.C.) was the holy burial. Other ceremonies, such as orgiastic traditions or a new pharaoh's ascension to the throne, were important, but ... Read More »

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Where was ancient Egypt?

The pyramids and other archaeological ruins of ancient Egypt lie within the borders of the modern day nation of Egypt in the northeastern corner of Africa. Ancient Egyptian civilization developed ... Read More »

When did ancient Egypt end?

The final centuries of ancient Egyptian civilization saw several foreign rulers, including the Persians and the Macedonians. Then, the Roman Empire annexed Egypt in 30 A.D., permanently ending inde... Read More »

Guide to Ancient Egypt?

Ancient Egypt was a massive culture located in northern Africa. Continually studied today, Ancient Egypt ranks high among the important cultures of the ancient world, along with Greece and Rome. Th... Read More »

What was used as money in ancient Egypt?

According to a 2008 expedition by Nadine Moeller, assistant professor of the Oriental Institute at the University of Chicago, grain was used as money in ancient Egypt. Gil Stein, director of the Or... Read More »