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By Emily Teeter

This publication is a brilliant reconstruction of the sensible facets of old Egyptian faith. via an exam of artifacts and inscriptions, the textual content explores a number of matters. for instance, who was once allowed to go into the temples, and what rituals have been preformed therein? Who served as monks? How have been they geared up and knowledgeable, and what did they do? What used to be the Egyptians' angle towards loss of life, and what occurred at funerals? How did the residing and useless speak? In what methods may humans speak with the gods? What impression did faith have at the economic system and toughness of the society? This booklet demystifies Egyptian faith, exploring what it intended to the folk and society. The textual content is richly illustrated with photos of rituals and spiritual items.

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