November 26, 2018

A team of Egyptian archaeologists discovered a 3000-year-old Ramesside tomb in Assasif area on the west bank of the Nile in Luxor, Egypt. 

The work started in March 2018 and stopped in May 2018 then resumed in August 2018 and still ongoing. 

During the work, over 300 cub...

May 24, 2018

"Research into the so-called “philosophical” Hermetica has long been dominated by the foundational scholarship of André-Jean Festugière, who strongly emphasized their Greek and philosophical elements. Since the late 1970s, this perspective has given way to a new and mo...

May 21, 2018

The Coffin Texts are called such because they were written on the inside of coffins in order to aid the deceased to fulfill his or her needs in the afterlife. Many of the spells derive from the Old Kingdom (ca. 2686–2181 BCE) Pyramid Texts, which were exclusively the d...