Tag: Egypt

Prophets-and-Kings

31 – Prophets and Kings

As the holy one I recognized thee, Ahura Mazda, when Good Thought came to me and asked: “Who art thou? To whom dost thou belong? By what signs wilt thou appoint the days for questioning about thy possessions and thyself?” I said to him: “To the first question, Zarathustra am I, a true foe to the Liar, to the utmost…

moses

20 – Moses

“For I will pass through the land of Egypt this night, and will smite all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, both man and beast; and against all the gods of Egypt I will execute judgement: I, Jehova. And the blood shall be to you for a token upon the houses where ye are: and when I see the…

Hyksos

15 – The Hyksos

The messenger then told him: “It is King Apepi, life, prosperity and health to him, who has sent me to you in order to say, ‘Let there be a withdrawal from the canal of hippopotamuses which lies at the east of the City, because they don’t let sleep come to me either in the daytime or at night, for the…

Middle-Kingdom

14 – The Middle Kingdom

“O my son, Sesostris, may your legs walk; you are my own heart, and my eyes watch you. You were born in an hour of happiness in the presence of the sun-folk, and they give you praise…The kingship came into being in my presence, and there are none who could achieve my deeds of valor. -The teachings of Amenemhat  …