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Articles about the most famous and important pharaohs and queens of ancient Egypt as well as about the structures and practices of the region like pyramids, mummification etc.

Ra Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About The Ancient Egyptian God Ra

 Ra, or Re, was the deity of the sun in ancient Egypt. To the ancient Egyptians, the sun represented light, warmth and growth; and this made Ra one of the most important Egyptian deities...
Mummification Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts On The Mummification Process

 Mummification is the process by which a dead human or animal may be preserved for a long duration by preventing its decomposition. It can occur naturally or it can be done intentionally. The mummification...
Ancient Egypt Religion Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About Religion In Ancient Egypt

 Religion was deeply rooted in the life of ancient Egyptians. It may be fair to say that most aspects of their lives were guided by religion. The Egyptians practiced polytheism with close to 2000...
Pharaoh Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About The Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt

 Pharaoh is the title used today to refer to the kings of ancient Egypt. The term was not used in Egypt for the king for more than one and a half millennia from the...
Egyptian Pyramids Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About Ancient Egyptian Pyramids

 Although pyramids have been built by civilizations in many parts of the world including China and Mesoamerica, the pyramids built in Egypt are the most famous. The first Egyptian pyramid was the Pyramid of...
Tutankhamun Facts Featured

Tutankhamun | 10 Facts On The Famous King Tut of Egypt

 Tutankhamun was a pharaoh of ancient Egypt who reigned over its kingdom for a period of around 10 years in fourteenth century BC. He most prominently restored Amun as the supreme God of Egypt...
Thutmose III Facts Featured

Thutmose III | 10 Facts On Egypt’s Warrior Pharaoh

 Thutmose III was a pharaoh who reigned over ancient Egypt for nearly fifty four years and took its empire to unprecedented heights. Known as the Warrior King and the Napoleon of Egypt, Thutmose III...
Ramses II Facts Featured

Ramses II | 10 Facts About The Great Egyptian Pharaoh

 Ramses II, or Ramesses II, ruled Egypt during 13th century B.C. and is regarded by many as the most powerful pharaoh of the Egyptian Empire due to which he is also known as Ramses...
Akhenaton Facts Featured

Akhenaten | 10 Facts On Ancient Egypt’s Monotheist Pharaoh

 Akhenaten is one of the most famous pharaohs of Ancient Egypt. Also known as Amenhotep IV, he ruled over Egypt for seventeen years during fourteenth century BC. Here are 10 interesting facts about the...
Khufu Facts Featured

King Khufu | 10 Facts On The Builder of The Great Pyramid

 Khufu, also known by his Greek name Cheops, was a pharaoh of ancient Egypt who is famous all over the world as the person who built perhaps the most famous structure in history. Khufu's...

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