Why Were the Pyramids Built?

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All the pyramids seem to be linked with death and burial, it was built as a monument.
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The pyramids were built we believe because the Egyptians belief in the importance of the afterlife and the preserving of the body to go into the afterlife as well. Kings of course
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To house the dead so they can get ready for the afterlife!
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The Egyptians have three type of temples of varying sizes. The first two were reserved for the living, with the largest reserved for the most popular gods and only priests and important
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Pyramids were built to serve as tombs for the pharaohs.
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The Egyptian sun god Ra was said to have created himself from a pyramid-shaped mound of earth before creating all other gods. The pyramid's shape is thought to have symbolized the sun's rays.
The first pyramid was built by King Djoser during Egypt's Third Dynasty. His architect, Imohtep, created a step pyramid by stacking six mastabas, rectangular buildings.
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