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The Tomb of the Palace Official

The Tomb of the Palace Official

The world of the Pharaohs is undoubtedly one of charm and imagination. Despite the small number of tombs that have been discovered intact and untouched since burial, the world of the Pharaohs is still rich for the public’s imagination and writer’s...
Mystery of the Pharaonic Coffins

Mystery of the Pharaonic Coffins

When Zakaria Ghuneim opened the sarcophagus that had bean sealed for over 5,000 years inside King Sekhemkhet’s burial chamber in Saqqara only to find it empty, disappointment filled the chamber. Among those present were the then President Jamal Abdul Nasser and...
The Curse of the Pharaohs

The Curse of the Pharaohs

Does the curse of the Pharaohs really exist? Or is it simply a case of illusion and stories spread by people? To answer this question, let us relate some stories of the curse. The Solar Boats were discovered in May 1954 while Kamal al Mallakh and Anis Mansour were...