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ALL ONE WORLD EGYPTOLOGISTS TOUR
THE SUN TEMPLE OF NIUSERRE
— THURSDAY 10 JANUARY 2008 — ABU GURAB, EGYPT — 5TH DYN. OLD KINGDOM —

photography by Logan

Our next stop is the Sun Temple of Niuserre.

The site features a huge sacrificial altar built of five large blocks of Egyptian alabaster with a circular sun center and four surrounding “hotep” hieroglyphs for offering, the whole meaning "May Re be satisfied.”

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photography by Ruth Shillingphotography by Janice

On returning to the bus, after the walk through lush palm tree lined farmland, these kids met us and we gifted them with pens and toys.

     
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