Date: 8 months ago   Category: Religion

In Egypt excavation on the place of temples of Pharaohs of the 7th century BC - RIA Novosti, has begun 8/2/2018


CAIRO, 2 Aug — RIA Novosti. The ministry of affairs of monuments of antiquity of Egypt together with the university of the province Kafr el-Sheikh the beginning of excavation around Tell el-Farain (Buto) where in February, 2018 fragments of a monument to the ancestor of the XXVI dynasty of Pharaohs — to Psametikh I have been found (about 664 - 610 B.C.). © Photo: Archeologists have found Ministry of Antiquities of Egypt/Luxor Times in Egypt ruins of the most ancient brewery on Earth "Excavation begins now and will continue before achievement of results. We expect that, thanks to future finds, Kafr el-Sheikh will open the new page in the history" — the Egyptian newspaper "Masravi" of a word of the director of archaeological management of Kafr el-Sheykh Abdel quotes Nasser Higyazi. Scientists expect to make interesting discoveries in this area. In Tell el-Farain of the province Kafr el-Sheikh in the north of Egypt two cities and the large religious center in the ancient time were located. The excavation which was carried out here for many years has revealed existence of occupation layers from an era New (the XVIII—XX dynasties of Pharaohs) to the Late kingdom (the XXVI-XXXI dynasty). In 1988 during one of stages of excavation in this area the ancient temple of the local goddess Uadzhet has been found. However Herodotus visiting these places wrote about three temples therefore archeologists hope to find already in the near future places where they settled down.

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