Ancient Egyptians

Discovery of 'sacred animals' to be officially announced in Dec.

Sun, 24 Nov 2019 - 02:59 GMT

The discovery included a large-sized scarab and 75 statues of cats of different sizes and shapes that are made of wood and bronze.

Cemetery of the poor discovered south of Saqqara

Sun, 13 Oct 2019 - 11:42 GMT

British website, The Sun, shed light on a burial cemetery discovered in June south of Saqqara. The cemetery is allegedly more than 2,000 years old.

Ancient Egyptian artefacts allegedly spotted in Nasa’s photo of Mars

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 - 12:55 GMT

This is not the first time an object is spotted on Mars that is believed to belong to the ancient Pharaonic civilization.

Pyramid of Khafre’s maintenance works start after Eid el-Adha

Sat, 25 Aug 2018 - 05:32 GMT

The Pyramid of Khafre, or of Chephren, is the second-tallest and second-largest of the Ancient Egyptian Pyramids of Giza.

Sham El-Nessim: Egypt’s oldest celebration

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 - 12:43 GMT

Sham El-Nassim is usually a national holiday, marking the beginning of spring and coming after Easter.

6 bills, 12 landmarks, statues that made it to Egypt's money

Sun, 04 Mar 2018 - 10:10 GMT

We take you through all the images on Egyptian banknotes, detailing what they represent.

Six Facts to know Abu Simble Temple

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 - 05:43 GMT

Today marks solar alignment over at Abu Simbel Temple. Egypt Today provides readers with the top facts they need to known about Abu Simbel Temple.

Hawass: Ancient Egyptians denounced homosexuality

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 - 10:49 GMT

The famous archaeologist, Zahi Hawass, announced that Ancient Egyptians denounced homosexuality.