Tanis is a city in the north-eastern Nile delta of Egypt. It is located on the Tanitic
branch of the ... It was the home city of Smendes, founder of the 21st dynasty.
Once the capital of all Egypt, Tanis's royal tombs have yielded artifacts on par
with ... Tanis was found largely as it was abandoned, so the city is home to many
The pharaohs of the Twenty-First Dynasty ruled from Tanis, but were mostly
active only in Lower Egypt which they controlled. ... heard of danger to the temple
of Luxor from flooding, gave orders for repairs ..... CRYSTALINKS HOME PAGE.
Nov 12, 2015 ... ... Sarah Parcak at the archaeological site of Tanis in Egypt, where a team ... “But
I can say this,” Parcak in a phone interview from her home in ...
The mounds of Tanis, for instance, cover no less than forty acres; but then Tanis
... the Egyptian of [Page 7] five or six thousand years ago built his house of mud
bricks ... Easily built and easily replaced, they were constantly falling out of repair,
... Hebrew settlers themselves helped to keep in repair, or possibly to excavate,
and which ... Now, "Pa-Tum" means the House, or Abode, of Tum; "Pa" being the
Egyptian word for .... PLAN OF THE RUINS OF THE GREAT TEMPLE OF TANIS.
Aug 26, 2016 ... ... of the most amazing finds from Egypt, including the pyramids at Giza, ... The
papyri include Christian gospels, magical spells and even a contract to fix a
wrestling match. ... agiant house for senior officials and a port for importing goods
. ... His burial chamber was located in Tanis, a city on the Nile Delta.
The royal tomb of Pharaoh Psusennes I is one of the most spectacular of all the
ancient Egyptian treasures – even more remarkable than that of Tutankhamun.
Global Sacred Sites List · Home ... The Sphinx has been a symbol of Egypt from
ancient times to the present. .... Repairs to the Sphinx have been made over the
centuries by the Pharaohs Tuthmosis IV and Ramesses II, and also during the ...
May 30, 2011 ... It is possible that only one per cent of the wonders of ancient Egypt have been
discovered, but now, thanks to a pioneering approach to ...