Zahi Hawass

Egypt’s culture min. launches the new season of the Egyptian Academy of Arts in Rome

Thu, 22 Oct 2020 - 01:17 GMT

Abdel Dayem: The Egyptian Academy of Arts in Rome is a golden gateway to the Egyptian creativity into the heart of Europe and one of the arms of cultural diplomacy and the soft powers of Egypt.

Zahi Hawass: Now is the time to try and retrieve Nefertiti’s Head Statue from Germany

Tue, 06 Oct 2020 - 04:58 GMT

Archaeologist Ludwig Borchardt discovered Nefertiti's head statue in 1912 in Tell el-Amarna. It was later smuggled out of Egypt by means of deceit.

Egypt’s Hawass: ‘The importance of this discovery lies in that it proves that Saqqara was the main burial of the 26th Dynasty

Sat, 03 Oct 2020 - 01:53 GMT

Egypt’s Hawass: ‘Saqqara discovery is very important because it proves that Saqqara was the main burial of the 26th Dynasty.

Did Egypt send an official letter to retrieve Nefertiti's head statue?

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 - 02:40 GMT

Renowned Egyptian archaeologist Zahi Hawass said that what was reported by Brigitte Goebzel regarding Nefertiti’s head statue is far from the truth.

Egypt’s archaeologist Zahi Hawass nominated as Tourism Ambassador at World Tourism Organization

Sun, 06 Sep 2020 - 03:35 GMT

On the sidelines of his recent visit to Egypt, the Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization indicated his intention to nominate Zahi Hawass to be an Egyptian ambassador at the organization.

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.

Learn about the White Crown division, builders of the great Pyramid of Cheops

Sun, 23 Aug 2020 - 04:05 GMT

Hawass: The builders of the great Pyramids of Cheops were Zamalek fans!

Archaeologists: Tutankhamun and all Pharaohs are Egyptians, not Hebrew

Tue, 18 Aug 2020 - 03:59 GMT

Hawass added that an Egyptian team, headed by Yahya Gad, Ashraf Salim, Sahar Selim and many other Egyptian scientists, conducted studies on royal mummies.

All evidence of building the Great Pyramids are revealed, Nefertiti’s head statue was stolen: Zahi Hawass

Tue, 18 Aug 2020 - 03:56 GMT

The acclaimed archaeologist confirmed that all matters related to the science of mummification have been revealed, and there are no more secrets as claimed by many.

Zahi Hawass: I invited Bill Gates to lunch to donate to GEM, but he didn’t!

Tue, 18 Aug 2020 - 02:06 GMT

Hawass said sarcastically, “Gates did not donate any money and I ended up paying for the lunch for nothing!”

Did Nefertiti’s tomb disappear because of her Separation from Akhenaten or a sinister plot for the throne?

Sun, 16 Aug 2020 - 03:11 GMT

Although the search did not reach a conclusion, a team of Egyptologists still believe that the ancient queen could be buried in a secret room inside the tomb of King Tutankhamun.

Egypt’s Zahi Hawass: ‘’25 foreign ambassadors in Egypt I consider to be the ambassadors of queen Cleopatra

Sat, 08 Aug 2020 - 05:27 GMT

In an article published in Ahram Online, acclaimed Egyptian Egyptologist Zahi Hawass said that 25 foreign ambassadors in Egypt he considers to be queen Cleopatra’s ambassadors.

Hawass: Archaeological evidence proves that builders of the Great Pyramids are the ancient Egyptians

Sun, 02 Aug 2020 - 12:09 GMT

Egyptian archaeologist Zahi Hawass said that the money of the billionaire founder of Tesla Company, Elon Musk, did not make him famous, so he decided to announce that aliens came from space to build the Great Pyramids of Giza.

Egypt's Egyptologist Zahi Hawass scientifically refutes Musk's false claims saying: '' Pyramids were built by Egyptians''

Sat, 01 Aug 2020 - 03:07 GMT

Acclaimed Egyptian Egyptoogist Zahi Hawass scientifically refutes Musk’s false and unproven claims’ with historical and arechlogical evidence.

Zahi Hawass reveals solar phenomenon in the Pyramids of Giza

Tue, 23 Jun 2020 - 12:51 GMT

On June 22, Egyptian archaeologist Zahi Hawass and Mark Liner, who specializes in the antiquities of Giza, witnessed the summer solstice phenomenon, as the sun set between the Pyramid of Cheops and Pyramid of Khafre.

Hawass: ‘The Great Pyramids were not built by slaves’

Tue, 09 Jun 2020 - 02:57 GMT

“Linking building the Great Pyramids to slavery is a comical thing to say,” replied Zahi Hawass to some English newspaper commentary.

How did Zahi Hawass spend his time during imposed house quarantine?

Mon, 08 Jun 2020 - 04:10 GMT

Renowned Egyptian archaeologist Zahi Hawass said that during the period of the state-imposed house quarantine he had his autobiography finalized.

Who is the Pharaoh of Prophet Moses?

Thu, 04 Jun 2020 - 12:24 GMT

Moses’ Pharaoh has raised controversy among many researchers throughout history. Many believe he is Ramses II. Others believe he is Seti I.

Hawass searches for tombs of Nefertiti, Imhotep

Thu, 21 May 2020 - 01:22 GMT

Egyptologist Zahi Hawas said that he is currently searching with his team for the tomb of Queen Nefertiti in Luxor and the cemetery of the architect Imhotep in Saqqara.

Is Ramses II the Pharaoh of Moses?

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 04:02 GMT

Gomaa also stated that scientists found seaweed inside his corpse, which indicates that this was the Pharaoh that lived during Moses’ era.