Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage
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Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage
Daily life in Nubia (Egypt and Sudan), the impact of living near the Nile river, Nubian traditions, cultural heritage and archaeology.
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Om Habibeh Foundation and Aswan Directorate of Agriculture to Support 5,000 Farmers

Om Habibeh Foundation and Aswan Directorate of Agriculture to Support 5,000 Farmers | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
The Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) is a group of development agencies with mandates ranging from health and education to architecture, culture, microfinance, disaster reduction, rural development, the promotion of private-sector enterprise and the revitalisation of historic cities.
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The lost art of patronage: 5 remarkable Egyptian art patrons

The lost art of patronage: 5 remarkable Egyptian art patrons | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
CultureCaption: Hussein Youssef Amin with members of the Contemporary Art Group gathering at Amin’s house in 1948.
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About 760 BC, the Nubians of the Kush Empire invaded and conquered Egypt beginning the period of the Black Pharaohs.

About 760 BC, the Nubians of the Kush Empire invaded and conquered Egypt beginning the period of the Black Pharaohs. | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
About 760 BC, the Nubians of the Kush Empire invaded and conquered Egypt beginning the period of the Black Pharaohs. They made Meroë (pronounced mayor-way) their capitol. They built Jebel Barkel (or Napata) as a sign that Egypt belongs to Nubia.
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11 Most Beautiful Places on a Nile Cruise #Aswan

11 Most Beautiful Places on a Nile Cruise #Aswan | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
There are many things to do in Egypt but only one that keeps a place in your heart forever. Discover beautiful scenery on a Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan.
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Egypt’s Nubians push for a return to their original homeland

Egypt’s Nubians push for a return to their original homeland | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
CAIRO: A delegation of Nubian leaders voiced their concern over the government’s lateness to settle them on their original homeland on the two banks of Lake Nasser, south of Aswan.

Prominent Nubian leaders met in Aswan Saturday to discuss ways to push for issuing a legislation which secures the
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The Black Pharaohs Nubian Pharaohs Ancient Egypt History Documentary Part 2

The Black Pharaohs - Nubian Pharaohs (Ancient Egypt History Documentary) Dr Vivian Davies claims that a recently discovered set of hieroglyphs proves that, ...
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The Black Pharaohs Nubian Pharaohs Ancient Egypt History Documentary Part 4

The Black Pharaohs - Nubian Pharaohs (Ancient Egypt History Documentary) Dr Vivian Davies claims that a recently discovered set of hieroglyphs proves that, ...
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7 Archaeologists Who Were Real-Life Indiana Joneses

7 Archaeologists Who Were Real-Life Indiana Joneses | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
Indiana Jones may not be beloved by real-life archaeologists, but there is one thing that Dr. Jones has in common with many historical archaeological and scientific explorers: he’s lived a very exciting life. Here are some real historical figures who had remarkable adventures and made plenty of discoveries along the way.
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Late period tombs uncovered on Aswan's west bank - Ancient Egypt - Heritage - Ahram Online

Late period tombs uncovered on Aswan's west bank - Ancient Egypt - Heritage - Ahram Online | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
A new collection of 26th Dynasty tombs are uncovered in Aswan, described as distinguished by Egypts antiquities minister
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The Rise of Nobadia Social Changes in Northern Nubia in Late Antiquity; an innovative approach to the history of Nubia

The Rise of Nobadia Social Changes in Northern Nubia in Late Antiquity; an innovative approach to the history of Nubia | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
The author of this book presents an innovative approach to the history of Nubia. The period covered includes the fall of Meroe and the rise of the united kingdom of Nobadia and Makuria. The emphasis was put on the analysis of social and p
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A Thousand Miles up the Nile, by Amelia Edwards, 1877. A turning point in women’s travel writing

A Thousand Miles up the Nile, by Amelia Edwards, 1877. A turning point in women’s travel writing | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
Surprisingly few people have heard of Amelia Edwards. Archaeologists know her as the founder of the Egyptian Exploration Fund, set up in 1882, and the Department of Egyptology at University College London, created in 1892 through a bequest on her death. The first Edwards Professor, Flinders Petrie, was appointed on Amelia’s recommendation and her name is still attached to the Chair of Egyptian Archaeology.
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Aswan temples and the Nubians; we were welcomed into home and life of a Nubian family

This is part 2 of my documentary, "Aswan Temples and the Nubians of Upper Egypt." In this video, we are welcomed into the home and life of a Nubian family on...
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Rise of the Black Pharaohs #Nubia - Ancient Egypt Documentary

Rise of the Black Pharaohs - Ancient Egypt Documentary.
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Lost Voices of the Nile: Everyday Life in Ancient Egypt. History of the ordinary population of ancient Egypt, using the stories of real people

Buy Lost Voices of the Nile: Everyday Life in Ancient Egypt by Charlotte Booth (ISBN: 9781445642857) from Amazon's Book Store. Free UK delivery on eligible orders.
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The Temple of Horus at Edfu in 360° panoramic photography

360° panoramic photography by Mohamed Attef. Visit us to see more amazing panoramas from Egypt and thousands of other places in the world.
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Why Egypt is the best travel destination #photos

Why Egypt is the best travel destination #photos | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
A view of the 3200-year-old Abu Simbel temple is seen during a daily sound and light show, on the eve of the anniversary of pharaoh king Ramses II's coronation.
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Elsewedy to develop solar power plant in upper Egypt Kom Ombo

Egyptian cable producer, Elsewedy Electric has started developing a 50 MWp solar photovoltaic power plant in Upper Egypt. The project will Read more
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The Black Pharaohs Nubian Pharaohs Ancient Egypt History Documentary Part 1

The Black Pharaohs - Nubian Pharaohs (Ancient Egypt History Documentary) Dr Vivian Davies claims that a recently discovered set of hieroglyphs proves that, ...
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The Black Pharaohs Nubian Pharaohs Ancient Egypt History Documentary Part 3

The Black Pharaohs - Nubian Pharaohs (Ancient Egypt History Documentary) Dr Vivian Davies claims that a recently discovered set of hieroglyphs proves that, ...
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The Nubian Pyramids in Kerma, Sudan. Nubia, which is recognised as the first centralised state with its own indigenous forms of architecture and burial customs.

The Nubian Pyramids in Kerma, Sudan. Nubia, which is recognised as the first centralised state with its own indigenous forms of architecture and burial customs. | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
Today we are in in Kerma Sudan where we are exploring the majestic Nubian pyramids to experience and relive the history behind these beautiful ancient artefacts that were built by the rulers of the ancient Kushite kingdoms...
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Kerma is the area which is found on the other part the of the Nile valley known as Nubia, which is recognised as the first centralised state with its own indigenous forms of architecture and burial customs.

Nubia, which lay within present-day Sudan, was home to the ancient Nubian Pyramids and three Kushite kingdoms since time immemorial.

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The People Of #Aswan #Nubia; a city that has reserved its original traditions despite the passage of several and diverse civilizations

The People Of #Aswan #Nubia; a city that has reserved its original traditions despite the passage of several and diverse civilizations | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
https://instagram.com/jassgram_/   I couldn't find a better photo to perfectly depict Aswan’s distinct culture; the majestic city that continues to stand out South Egypt, where the Nile and the colors...
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In a desert in eastern Sudan, along the banks of the Nile River, lies a collection of nearly 200 ancient pyramids—many of them tombs of the kings and queens of the Meroitic Kingdom which ruled the ...

In a desert in eastern Sudan, along the banks of the Nile River, lies a collection of nearly 200 ancient pyramids—many of them tombs of the kings and queens of the Meroitic Kingdom which ruled the ... | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
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““The Forgotten Pyramids of Meroë

In a desert in eastern Sudan, along the banks of the Nile River, lies a collection of nearly 200 ancient pyramids—many of them tombs of the kings and...
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Kush & her neighbours beyond Nile Valley; traces found in Bayuda, Butana, Atbai, Kassala, Kordofan, Darfur #Nubia

Kush and Her Neighbours beyond the Nile Valley
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Abu Simbel in Nubia, southern Egypt, 1860s

Abu Simbel in Nubia, southern Egypt, 1860s | Nubia; daily life and cultural heritage | Scoop.it
Abu Simbel in Nubia, southern Egypt, 1860s, photo by Francis Frith. pic.twitter.com/IIA2wK0KXm
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Sudan pyramids: Stunning reminder of the ancient Nubian kingdom - YouTube

In Sudan, a nation riddled with war and poverty, lies a hidden archaeological treasure.The country has more pyramids than even its most famous neighbour, Egy...
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