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Main temples of Ancient Egypt

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[[Ancient Egypt | Egypt]] is dotted with numerous temples built over 2000 years and dedicated to their ancient gods and pharaohs. Below is a list of the main temples of [[Ancient Egypt]] shows:
= Temples located at Abydos =
* Temple of Amenhotep III
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* '' 'Temple of Hatshepsut' '' This unique temple was dedicated to Hatshepsut, one of the women who came to the Egyptian throne. The pharaoh, daughter of Tuthmosis I, had a brilliant reign (1505 - 1484 BC)
The temple is adjacent to but not in the Valley of the Kings, and is distributed in terraces that fit perfectly into the environment. From a distance you can see the sobriety of the columns and is a milestone in Egyptian architecture for its beauty and uniqueness.
= Temples located in Kom Ombo =
* '' 'Temple of Sobek and Haroeris (Horus the Elder)' '' The Temple of Kom Ombo is dedicated to [[Egyptian god Horus | Horus]] and [[Egyptian god Sobek | Sobek]], the crocodile god. On its walls we can admire Egyptian medicine instruments and timetable, precursor of our own. Part of the main circuits [[Ancient Egypt | Egypt]] and stop cruises [[River Nile | Nile]]. Access is on foot from the river pier.
= Temple located on the island of Philae =
* Temple of Hathor at Abu Simbel
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* '' 'Temple of Ramses II at Abu Simbel' '' The great temple dug into the rock was dismantled and reassembled to be saved from the waters of Lake Nasser that was created with the construction of the Aswan Dam. It was an example of collaboration among nations to preserve this wonder of the [[Ancient Egypt]]. It is located about 300 km south of Aswan, now in territory Nubian and was built to give more glory to Ramses II the Great, who is deified, sitting next to [[Egyptian god Ptah | Ptah]]. [[Egyptian god Amon | Amon]] and [[Egyptian god Ra | Ra]]. The current border between Egypt and Sudan is a few meters from the temple.
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