Egyptology

Egyptology is the study of Ancient Egypt and Egyptian antiquities and is a regional and thematic branch of the larger disciplines of ancient history and archeology. A practitioner of the discipline is an Egyptologist, though Egyptology is not exclusive to such practitioners. Development of the field: Egyptology investigates the range of Ancient Egyptian cultures (language,… Continue reading Egyptology

Sumeria, Ancient Sumeria (Sumer), A history of Ancient Sumer Including its Contributions

Ancient Sumeria Primary Author: Robert A. Guisepi Portions of this work Contributed By: F. Roy Willis of the University of California 1980 and 2003 * The History of Ancient Sumeria including its cities, kings and religions Now, I swear by the sun god Utu on this very day — and my younger brothers shall be… Continue reading Sumeria, Ancient Sumeria (Sumer), A history of Ancient Sumer Including its Contributions

The Goddess Venus – Goddess of Love and Beauty

Venus de Milo at the Louvre. A look at the Roman goddess Venus as distinct from the Greek goddess Aphrodite. Fertility Goddess The goddess of love has an ancient history. Ishtar/Astarte was the Semitic goddess of love. In Greece this goddess was called Aphrodite. Aphrodite was worshiped especially on the islands of Cyprus and Kythera.… Continue reading The Goddess Venus – Goddess of Love and Beauty

Dreamy Egypt holidays

Egypt offers mysterious ancient history and stunning Red Sea, ideal location for diving, snorkelling and golf. Also, you can combine your holiday with a stay in Jordan, an opportunity to see 2 fascinating countries during your stay. Plus, we are now featuring 2 new and exclusive destinations in the United Arab Emirates, Fujairah and Ras… Continue reading Dreamy Egypt holidays