Deir El-Bahry or the Northern Monastery, it’s located on the western bank of the Nile. It was dedicated to Goddess Hathor and Mrytsegher. It was built by queen Hatshepsut (18th Dynasty). Its name was ḏsr ḏsrw which means the Holy of the Holies. It was designed by Senenmut as a mortuary temple for Hatshepsut. It’s […]

Temples of Abu Simbel The Temples of Abu Simbel were built by Ramesses ll during his 10th reginal year at Abu Simbel which lies 280 KM south of Aswan. They were cut out of the sand stone rock mountains and designed to overlook the Nile, only 150 m apart. These temples, the Great one and […]

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