Solar Alignment

Egypt's Min. of Tourism & Antiquities presents virtual tour of Abu Simbel Temples

Tue, 23 Feb 2021 - 01:24 GMT

After the unique solar alignment phenomenon on the sanctum of the iconic Ramses II temple, which takes place on February 22 and October 22 every year, Egypt's Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities and NAV3D present a virtual tour inside this amazing temple.

Egypt to witness Solar alignment phenomenon at Abu Simbel temple on February 22

Fri, 19 Feb 2021 - 10:03 GMT

Egypt to witness Solar alignment phenomenon at Abu Simbel temple on February 22.

NRIAG organizes Ramses II Solar Alignment Celebration on Oct. 22

Sun, 18 Oct 2020 - 07:11 GMT

The phenomenon of solar alignment on the Holy of Holies in the Temple of Ramses II in Abu Simbel occurs twice every year on February 22 and October 22, as the sun's rays penetrate the front corridor of the entrance to the Temple of Ramses II with a length of 200 meters until it reaches the Holy of Holies.

In Photos: Solar alignment illuminates ancient temples

Thu, 21 Dec 2017 - 05:55 GMT

The progressive knowledge of ancient Egyptians is celebrated once again, marking the beginning of winter.

Pics: 3.5K tourists watch solar alignment at Abu Simbel Temple

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 - 09:18 GMT

October 22 marks the birthday of King Ramses II.

French TV shoots program on Nile cruises in Luxor

Sat, 26 Aug 2017 - 07:23 GMT

A crew from Channel One of French TV finished filming in Luxor to prepare several episodes about Nile cruises in Egypt,

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