Temple of Seti I at Abydos, it was begun by Seti I and finished by his son, the great Ramesses II. In the 19th Dynasty, Seti I began to restore Abydos to its former glory after it was over shadowed under Akhenaton’s rule. Seti began to build the temple in white limestone, to all gods […]

Abydos Is the Greek name for the ancient Egyptian town called ꜣbḏw which was the 8th Nome of Upper Egypt. Its modern name today is el Araba and it lies South of Cairo, near the town of el Balyana, Sohag governorate. The necropolis of Abydos was called tꜣ ḏsr (the sacred land) and was used […]

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