Stories/Legends of Egypt

  • Return of the Djedi?

    2012 was the end of a solar cycle and the beginning of a new one. In ancient Egypt the raising of the djed took place at such times and the Djedi were ancient wisdom keepers – is it time for the Return of the Djedi?

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  • Lost Symbols of Egypt

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    Our lives are the sum of our days and our days are the sum of the myriad of seemingly small decisions we take each day.   When I decided to take my first holiday in Egypt I had no idea I […]

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  • Omm Sety – Dorothy Eady & Pharaoh Sety I

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    Egypt Circe 1,285 BC – 50 year old Pharaoh Sety I is relaxing in the garden of his palace in the pilgrimage town of Abydos.  He is here to check on the construction of a new temple dedicated to the […]

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  • Was Yuya Really Joseph from the Bible?

    Was Yuya Really Joseph from the Bible?

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    Hi, I'm from Ireland and I built Mara House, a small, family run, unique boutique hotel in Luxor in 2003.....My promise is to deliver quality service, traditional food, comfort, enjoyable experiences, up-front pricing, no hidden extras.....PLUS I answer all your emails personally..... I provide professional, qualified tour guides who do NOT divert you to shops, restaurants etc. for commission.....We are best suited to people who like to be taken care of from airport entry to airport departure, people who want to avoid hassle, scams and tourist traps.....You deal directly with me... Hope you find my travel info helpful -//.. Mara
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    Why did Akhenaten risk everything, fly in the face of the entire Egyptian Priesthood, close the temples and move everyone hundreds of miles into the desert to worship “the One God”? According to the Christian bible the Hebrew Patriarch, Joseph, […]

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  • Isis & Osiris – Goddess of Love & God of the Underworld

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    Hi, I'm from Ireland and I built Mara House, a small, family run, unique boutique hotel in Luxor in 2003.....My promise is to deliver quality service, traditional food, comfort, enjoyable experiences, up-front pricing, no hidden extras.....PLUS I answer all your emails personally..... I provide professional, qualified tour guides who do NOT divert you to shops, restaurants etc. for commission.....We are best suited to people who like to be taken care of from airport entry to airport departure, people who want to avoid hassle, scams and tourist traps.....You deal directly with me... Hope you find my travel info helpful -//.. Mara
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    Nut the Sky Goddess bore four children.  Their names were Osiris, Isis, Set & Nephyths. Osiris grew up, married Isis and became King of Egypt and his brother Set married Nephyths.  Osiris was a good king, he brought civilization to […]

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  • Egyptian Story of Creation

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    Once upon a time – a long, long time ago, in the time when nothing existed (God) the All That Is (RE, the Creator or Creative Impulse) self-created himself in the form of the God Atum.  He then spat out […]

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  • Gayer Anderson in British Army Officer Uniform

    House of the Cretan Woman – Gayer Anderson

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    There is a truly wonderful house in Cairo to which only a few lucky tourists find their way.  Most do so with no knowledge of the extra-ordinary people who lived in, and left this enchanting jewel behind.  The building – […]

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