Edfurecon  The temple of Karnak was known as Ipet-isu—or “most select of places”—by the ancient Egyptians. All Text & artwork is © Mark Millmore.

Edfurecon The temple of Karnak was known as Ipet-isu—or “most select of places”—by the ancient Egyptians. All Text & artwork is © Mark Millmore. (Comment by original pinner.

Red granite obelisk Luxor Egypt                              …

Obelisk - A commemorative shaft, square in section, with a small pyramid on top.

historic buildings little rock temple Abu Simbel temple wall depicting Nefertari favorite wife of Ramses II

historic buildings little rock temple Abu Simbel temple wall depicting Nefertari favorite wife of Ramesses II

Egypt: Philae temple from the Nile River. Hey, we have been here. We absolutely loved it. There is nothing like a first class cruise down the Nile River. Purely amazing!

Egypt: Philae temple from the Nile River. Hey, we have been here. We absolutely loved it. There is nothing like a first class cruise down the Nile River. - These comments echo my own sentiments!

Ancient Egyptian architecture. This would have all been painted in bright colors.

The Palm capital sits on top of the column. The palm capital is carved to look like the top of the palm tree. The craftsmanship began in the Ptolemaic period.

Temple of god Khenoum -Esna -Egypt | Flickr

Temple of god Khenoum -Esna -Egypt -These columns are quite different from Ancient Greek and Roman Columns. These columns have a smoother body to them and head is reminiscent of the Lotus Flower.

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