Articles about god
The Egyptian civilisation lasted around 4,000 years from 3400 BC 400 AD, an episode unique in human history. One of the driving forces of their existence was their love and their fear of the many Gods they worshipped. They were very concerned with the afterlife and it was how you lived your life that would determine how you were judged by the Gods after your death.
Home to the site of the worlds greatest Egyptology discovery, The Tomb of Tutankhamun, Thebes was used from 1550 BC as the new burial sites for Egypts soveriegns, having abandoned the use of Pyramids both due to the evolvement of religious concepts and as protection from tomb robbers.
One of the most striking images to depict Ancient Egypt and one of the 7 Wonders of the World, Giza's Plateau near Cairo with it's 3 Pyramids and great statue of The Sphinx is a true feat of human engineering especially considering the fact its construction took place some 4,500 years ago.