Luxor Temple is a large Ancient Egyptian temple complex located on the east bank of the Nile River in the city today known as Luxor (ancient Thebes) and was constructed approximately 1400 BCE. In the Egyptian language it is known as ipet resyt, 'the southern sanctuary'.
18 May 2019 Steve Snell
Photo by: Steve Snell
Seated statue of Ramses II.
18 May 2019 Rebecca Snell
Photo by: Rebecca Snell
18 May 2019 Steve Snell
Photo by: Steve Snell
18 May 2019 Rebecca Snell
Photo by: Rebecca Snell
Two 80 foot (25m) pink granite obelisk built by Ramesses once stood before the gateway but today only one remains the other stands in the Place De La Concorde in Paris. Four sacred baboons are carved on the pedestal and the names of Ramesses appear on each side of the obelisks.
19 May 2019 Steve Snell
Photo by: Steve Snell