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Dog Burials Found in Egypt: Photos - Discovery News

Dog Burials Found in Egypt: Photos - Discovery News | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it
Dog Burials Found in Egypt: Photos Discovery News "It seems as if he were put into the pot, hind limbs first, then adjusted and the rest of the body pushed in so that he was curled around," Salima Ikram, professor of Egyptology at The American...

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Dog Burials Found in Egypt: Photos - Discovery News

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A double Coffin from Roman Egypt. Double Nut…double Funeral ...

A double Coffin from Roman Egypt. Double Nut…double Funeral ... | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it
Ancient Egyptian culture and traditions were adopted also by foreign people who ruled the country in many different periods of Egyptian history. Funerary customs were not an exception. In the National Museum of Scotland ...
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The Quest For The Lost Tombs

If you've ever had the inclination to learn more about ancient tombs in Egypt, but don't want to sit through hours upon hours of boring statistics read by br...
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Neanderthal Burials Confirmed as Ancient Ritual

Neanderthal Burials Confirmed as Ancient Ritual | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it
New findings validate claims made more than a hundred years ago that Neanderthals buried one of their dead in a French cave. (RT @NatGeoMag: A 50,000-year-old Neanderthal skeleton discovered in a cave in France was intentionally buried.
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I didn't know what Neanderthals did with their dead bodies; but was surprised that one was purposely buried

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Copper, a metal that has never lost its usefulness - Hurriyet Daily News

Copper, a metal that has never lost its usefulness - Hurriyet Daily News | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it
Copper, a metal that has never lost its usefulness Hurriyet Daily News Copper is a metal used for thousands of years and is relatively abundant in such mountainous areas as the Lake Van district in eastern Anatolia, the mountains of Lebanon and the...
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Amazing that copper has been consistently used for so many years

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The Lost Children of Alexander the Great: A Journey to the Pagan Kalash ... - Huffington Post

The Lost Children of Alexander the Great: A Journey to the Pagan Kalash ... - Huffington Post | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it
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Tombs of the Scipioni

Tombs of the Scipioni | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it
Less known today, the tombs of the Scipioni family were once part of any Grand Tour since their rediscovery in the 17th century, made famous also through Alessandro Verri's novel “Le notti romane”....
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One-of-a-Kind Aztec Dog Burials Found in Mexico

One-of-a-Kind Aztec Dog Burials Found in Mexico | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it
Mexican archaeologists have found the bones of Aztec dogs, mysteriously buried together 500 years ago.
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Sudan. Jebel Barkal

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Pyramid tombs of the Napatan kings at Jebel Barkal. 3rd century BC. It's all about the sharp lines. (RT @pompei79: Clean, sharp lines of the Napatan royal pyramid tombs at Jebel Barkal.
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16th-Century Burials Unearthed at Mexico’s Las Ventanas - Archaeology Magazine

16th-Century Burials Unearthed at Mexico’s Las Ventanas - Archaeology Magazine | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it
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How Religion Evolved in Ancient Egypt

William interviews Stephen Mehler, author of the Land of Osiris, about his astonishing new book, From Light into Darkness. Then Linda tells us the latest abo...
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Resurrecting the Pharaoh's Solar Boat - Popular Archaeology

Resurrecting the Pharaoh's Solar Boat - Popular Archaeology | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it
Resurrecting the Pharaoh's Solar Boat Popular Archaeology And because Japan's ancient religions were polytheistic, unlike the Western tradition of monotheism, the Japanese archaeologists believed they could better understand the motivations of the...
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The Archaeology News Network: Ancient tombs unearthed in north China

The Archaeology News Network: Ancient tombs unearthed in north China | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it

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Nearly 300 pieces of cultural relics have been unearthed from a cluster of ancient tombs in north China's Hebei Province, archaeologists said on Friday. 


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A treasure trove of Arabic terms - HeritageDaily

A treasure trove of Arabic terms - HeritageDaily | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it
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“The history of their language helps us understand who the Arabs are – and were,” Guth says. He points out that the database will also present the ...
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Finding Arabic terms allows us to understand the Arabs and their beliefs and ideas

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Four New Kingdom's Tombs Discovered In Egypt's Aswan May Change The History Of Elephantine Island - MessageToEagle.com

Four New Kingdom's Tombs Discovered In Egypt's Aswan May Change The History Of Elephantine Island - MessageToEagle.com | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it
Four New Kingdom's Tombs Discovered In Egypt's Aswan May Change The History Of Elephantine Island (Four New Kingdom's Tombs Discovered In Egypt's Aswan May Change The History Of Elephantine...
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It's incredible how the discovery of tombs could change the theories and beliefs of archaeologists and historians

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Modern version of ancient Egyptian practice of mummification now ...

Modern version of ancient Egyptian practice of mummification now ... | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it
The need to preserve the body after death was central to ancient Egyptian religious beliefs. They believed that by preserving the bodies of the pharaohs, these wealthy members of society would stand the best possible chance ...
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Interesting that people are trying to modernize the ancient Egyptian process of mummification

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GALLERY: Village excavation turns up a wealth of finds dating back 1,400 years

GALLERY: Village excavation turns up a wealth of finds dating back 1,400 years | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it
Archaeologists gained a valuable insight into life and death in Saxon England thanks to a dig in Haddenham.
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History Channel Ancient Egypt 09of10 Tombs of Gods Pyramids of Giza Xvid AC3 MVG

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Interesting video of Egyptian tombs and the Gods they believed in

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European tombs in Pune lie forgotten | Latest News & Updates at DNAIndia.com

European tombs in Pune lie forgotten | Latest News & Updates at DNAIndia.com | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it
European tombs in Pune lie forgotten - Old European tombs in Pune, officially declared by the Archaeological Survey of India as national monuments, are in a state of utter neglect. All three sites are in complete disarray with no maintenance.
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The Archaeology News Network: 1,500 year-old human and animal burials discovered in Colima

The Archaeology News Network: 1,500 year-old human and animal burials discovered in Colima | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it
RT @ArchaeoNewsNet: #archaeology: 1,500 year-old human and animal burials discovered in Colima http://t.co/42ZDFQH1hG http://t.co/2sBVWLwlyE
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Cadaver tomb - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Cadaver tomb - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

A cadaver tomb or transi (or "memento mori tomb", Latin for "reminder of death") is a type of (recumbent effigy tomb) featuring an effigy in the macabre form of a decomposing corpse. The topos was particularly characteristic of the later Middle Ages.

and for those who do not aquire such scholarly knowledge on the beautiful cadaver/transi tombs http://t.co/XPj2RnD7Jn
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Predating Giza, 4,600-Year-Old Pyramid Excavated in Egypt Was Not For Burials

Predating Giza, 4,600-Year-Old Pyramid Excavated in Egypt Was Not For Burials | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it
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4600-year-old pyramid uncovered - NEWS.com.au (blog)

4600-year-old pyramid uncovered - NEWS.com.au (blog) | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it
Tech Times 4600-year-old pyramid uncovered NEWS.com.au (blog) ARCHAEOLOGISTS working near the ancient settlement of Edfu in southern Egypt have uncovered a step pyramid that dates back about 4600 years, predating the Great Pyramid of Giza by at...
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Incredible that a 4600 year old pyramid was abe to stay covered and hidden for so long

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Mummy Mystery: Multiple Tombs Hidden in Egypt's Valley of Kings

Mummy Mystery: Multiple Tombs Hidden in Egypt's Valley of Kings | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it
Multiple tombs lay hidden in Egypt's Valley of the Kings, where royalty were buried more than 3,000 years ago, awaiting discovery, say researchers working on the most extensive exploration of the area in nearly a century.
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Twitter / irarchaeology: Morning mist rises above one ...

Twitter / irarchaeology: Morning mist rises above one ... | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it
Morning mist rises above one of the outlying Neolithic tombs at Newgrange. Photo thanks to Fionnuala Parnell http://t.co/65g6SxqTon
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The Celtic Burials at Zvonimirovo (Croatia)

The Celtic Burials at Zvonimirovo (Croatia) | Ancient Burial Traditions | Scoop.it
        The late Iron Age burial complex at Zvonimirovo-Veliko Polje (central Podravina province) in Croatia is rapidly developing into one of the most significant archaeologica...
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