Ancient Egypt - Temples

beautiful Ancient Egyptian Temples and location from all around Egypt

Isis is a very important figure in the ancient world. She is associated with funeral rites but as the enchantress who resurrected Osiris and gave birth to Horus she is also the giver of life, a healer and protector of kings. She was known as ‘Moth...
this is one of the most beautiful / complete / well preserved temples i've ever seen, sadly it was not allowed to shoot inside but it's well worth the three hours trip we took from Aswan to it and three hours back on the same day only to stay ther...
holy of Holies constructed for Alexander the Great within the walls of Luxor Temple , the original holy of holies is said to be way furthur into the temple and probably buried now because of a massive earthquake in 27 A.D
Ancient Gods as seen on the walls of Luxor temple
one of a series of 17 panos taken at the Temple of Karnak Main Axis which leads to the holy of holies and beyond , this one is taken beside the famous Obelisk designed by Senenmut (Queen Hatshepsut royal architect) it has a different and unique he...
sunsets over the temple of Isis, also known as Philae temple refrencing the old island it was located on befire it was moved to Agilika island for preservation after the construction of the High aswan damn.
The entrance way to the mortuary temple of Queet Hatshpsut, she was the fifth pharoah of the 18th dynasty during the period known as the "new kingdom. she established trading routes with lands around Egyprt at the time, remaining traces from an ol...
The second pylon divides the 1st and 2nd Courtyards of the Temple The 2nd courtyard which was also referred to as the "Courtyard of the Feasts" is surrounded by a peristyle: both porticos on the eastern and western sides are decorated with eight O...
Sun sets over the majistic philea temple .. no words can describe the beauty of the scene 
middle column hall in Luxor Temple .. this Hall contains 32 columns , 16 on each side divided into 4 rows with a closed louts flower shaped crowns which is the symbol of Upper (southern) Egypt ..this pano is taken in the middle of the 16 left grou...