Egypt

Decoding Antiquity

Decoding Antiquity By: Hamza Shafique We all have fancied visiting great pyramids of Giza in Cairo or beautiful single dome engineering marvel Hagia Sophia in Istanbul. Also, we all have admired the beautiful Buddhist sculptures from Gandhara period and the excellent workmanship of Roman marble sarcophaguses. We have countless statues, palaces and temples with walls adorned with the stories of…

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Three reasons that make Akhenaten the most interesting Pharaoh of all times

Three reasons that make Akhenaten the most interesting Pharaoh of all times By: Hamza Shafique As soon as you walk into Cairo Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, you are welcomed by thousands of artefacts from thousands of years of Ancient Egyptian history.  Whole experience overwhelming and to an ordinary eye all artefacts after a while tend to look similar but still…

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