Egyptology

Zahi Hawass gives lecture on Egypt’s recent archaeological discoveries in Los Angeles, USA

Sun, 22 Aug 2021 - 01:45 GMT

Hawass said that this event is a strong promotional means for culture and tourism in Egypt.

British Express: Tutankhamun's mask may have been Nefertiti’s

Thu, 15 Jul 2021 - 02:51 GMT

Tutankhamun is the focus of Egyptian antiquities’ researchers, who have tried, since the discovery of his tomb by Howard Carter in 1922, to decipher the mystery surrounding the young king's life and death.

Hawass returns from a 2 day-visit to the Russian Federation

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 - 01:46 GMT

During the visit, Hawass met with the Russian Minister of Culture and spoke about the recent archaeological discoveries in Egypt.

World star Morgan Freeman sheds light on ancient Egypt on official Twitter account

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 02:16 GMT

World star Morgan Freeman shed light on the ancient Egyptian civilization by posting numerous photos of himself on Twitter along with Egyptologist Salima Ikram while visiting ancient Egyptian sites.

Egypt to introduce hieroglyphs into educational curricula next year

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 08:29 GMT

The new subject will be introduced next academic year scheduled to start in September 2021, according to the statement.

Did a Russian mission find ships dating back to the Ptolemaic era in Alexandria?

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 05:16 GMT

Director of the center, Sergei Ivanov, indicated that the importance of the archaeological discovery comes from the history and position of Alexandria.

Alexandria’s Stanley Bridge is the most beautiful bridge in the world, Bassam el-Shamaa

Sun, 07 Feb 2021 - 01:57 GMT

Bassam el-Shamaa, a professor of Egyptology, said that the Stanley Bridge in Alexandria is the most beautiful bridge in Egypt, and the world.

Incest marriage among ancient Egyptians between reality & myth

Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 02:13 GMT

Bassam al-Shamaa, a researcher in Egyptology, confirmed that the common people of ancient Egypt did not know "incestuous marriages", indicating that this was not a common practice during these ages.

60K bees help Dutch artist in creating statue of Nefertiti

Sun, 24 Jan 2021 - 01:58 GMT

Recently, a Dutch artist used 60,000 bees, along with their beeswax and honeycomb, to recreate the bust of Nefertiti.

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir, 118 years as a beacon of Egyptology & Egyptian antiquities

Wed, 18 Nov 2020 - 02:15 GMT

The world’s most extensive collection of ancient Egyptian antiquities are gathered at the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir.

Egypt's Min. of Tourism & Antiquities, Charles University to honor renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass on Nov. 7

Wed, 04 Nov 2020 - 03:29 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities and Charles University in Prague will honor the renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass, due to his enriching contributions and achievements in the field of Egyptology.

Is it a common mistake to call the ancient Egyptian civilization the Pharaonic civilization?

Mon, 24 Aug 2020 - 03:04 GMT

The description of "Pharaonic" has become the common name for our ancient civilization, which is one of the oldest, most influential and important civilizations on Earth.

Vienna: Showcasing Egyptian Women in Antiquity

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 - 11:08 GMT

Most Egyptian papyri purchased by foreign antiquity dealers discuss science and medicine, while Egypt keeps most religious papyri and manuscripts.

Hawass gave a lecture in Serbia on Egyptian antiquities

Mon, 25 Nov 2019 - 03:08 GMT

Egyptian archaeologist Zahi Hawass gave a lecture on the Egyptian antiquities in Serbia, in the presence of the former Ambassador of Serbia to Egypt and about 1000 spectators.

12th International Congress of Egyptologists launched on Nov. 3

Mon, 04 Nov 2019 - 07:01 GMT

The ministry held a gala dinner at the Giza Pyramids that was attended by four ministers and 600 archaeologists from all over the world.

Exhibition highlights Egyptology in Czech Republic

Wed, 14 Aug 2019 - 10:20 GMT

The exhibition, held in Prague and Cairo, sheds light on the 20th century work of Czech in Egyptology and the works of the Czech Institute of Egyptology (CIE).

Egypt announces tomb discovery at Luxor’s Draa Abul Naga necropolis

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 - 11:56 GMT

The tomb dates back to the 18th Dynasty [1549/1550 to 1292 BC] and is considered one of the largest discovered tombs in the site, said the minister of antiquities.

Six tombs dating back to the Old Kingdom uncovered in Aswan

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 - 08:49 GMT

The English Archaeological Mission of the University of Birmingham working on Hawa Dome project in Aswan succeeded in uncovering six tombs of different sizes dating back to the Old Kingdom.

Six tombs dating back to the Old Kingdom uncovered in Aswan

Sun, 20 Jan 2019 - 03:49 GMT

The English Archaeological Mission of the University of Birmingham working on Hawa Dome project in Aswan succeeded in uncovering six tombs of different sizes dating back to the Old Kingdom.

Egypt is safe, the Belgium Royal family visit is evidence: Hawass

Sat, 05 Jan 2019 - 01:34 GMT

The family visited many archaeological sites.

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