Originally posted on newafrikan77: “Knowing Oneself!” was the most important spiritual ideas of Ancient Kemetians. The spiritual aspect of this idea is that within woman and man live the Netert/Neter(goddess/god) and the heavens(Universe) Another famous saying from ancient Egypt is “The kingdom of heaven is within oneself and the person who knows himself shall find…
During our ancient Egyptian topic,we learned different categories but our favourite was the river Nile.Did you know every year in ancient Egypt the Nile flooded and spreader special black silt across the land which fertilised it?!🌴 Beside the Nile, a rich,green strip of land so farmers could easily harvest the rare bit of nature next […]
Ful medames is an ancient Egyptian dish with origins that date back to the time of the pharaohs. This simple dish is a slow-simmered combination of fava beans seasoned with olive oil, lemon juice, garlic and spices. This is the daily breakfast meal for millions of Egyptians. It takes time to prepare this dish because most […]
Akhenaten was an ancient Egyptian pharaoh who reigned about 3,500 years ago. He made some major, but rather short-lived changes to various aspects of ancient Egyptian culture, the most notable one … Source: Akhenaten – An ancient Egyptian pharaoh.
Ok so today I watched a documentary about ancient Egyptian weapons mainly focusing on the weapons used during the reign of Rameses II and one weapon that stood out to me was the Khopesh, a curved sword used by the Egyptians. One of the main reasons i really like the Khopesh is it’s curved design. Being made […]
This week in Art, Year 5 were experimenting with the ancient Egyptian formal writing system, hieroglyphics! Below you can see some great examples of our work – we were writing our first names using this complicated picture-based alphabet. What do you think would happen if we started using a picture-based alphabet in today’s world?