Both sides of this civilization were surroned by dessert.
What do you see?
One fact is, it's base is over 566,000 square feet in area.
As a tour guide, my job is to guide you through important places and cities. Today we will take a trip back in time to 332 BC.
The most worshiped gods were Isis, Osiris, Horus, Anubis, Re, Nu and Seth.
The Nile river is the longest river in the world. Over 4,100 miles long. The Nile river flows into the Mediterranean Sea. To mostly protect them from neighboring or other civilizations. There was fertile land in this civilization. This was the only land in this civilization that could be farmed because a layer of rich, black silt was deposited there every year after the Nile flooded.
About 135 pyramids have been discovered in Egypt, with the largest being the Great Wall of Giza.It is the only one to remain largely intact. It was constructed as a tomb for the Egyptian pharaoh Khufu. It's been speculated that workers created ramps in order to move the stone building blocks into place on the pyramid. It took 20 years to build the Pyramid of Giza. It is important to the civilization because it was were the tombs of the kings and queens were. Burred inside the pyramid.
How has this civilization influenced ours?
When the Greeks took over Egypt, many scribes had to learn Greek as well.
This civilization maintained a unique, complex, and stable culture that influenced later cultures of this civilization. The elite dined off meat, fruit, vegetables, honey-sweetened cakes enhanced by the finest of wines. The poor was limited to the diet of bread, fish, beans, onions, and garlic washed down with a sweet, soupy beer.
This civilization was rich in culture including government, religion, arts, and writing.
Ancient Egyptian religion was a complex system of polytheistic beliefs and rituals. It centered on the Egyptians' interaction with many deities believed to be present in, and in control of, the world.Rituals such as prayer and offerings were provided to the gods to gain their favour.
One thing that they used was hieroglyphic's. Due to the complex nature of hieroglyphs, people had to be trained to use them, so Semitic people within Egypt crafted a 22-letter alphabet based on the signs. They also performed surgery. The Egyptians hold the title for the civilization with the earliest discovered surgical tools.