The Rock Tombs of Deir el Gebrâwi (Cambridge Library

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The Egyptians used to make the most elaborate and beautiful of the tombs for their pharaohs. Ordinary Egyptians sat on brick benches around the walls. This group of channels is sometimes referred to as "Saraswati" and is associated by some with the Saraswati River of the Rg Veda). Whatever the aesthetic or commercial motivations of such choices, they are clearly in contradiction with the main theme of the exhibition and simply perpetuate the stifling of Sudanese culture by "big brother" Egypt.

Pages: 100

Publisher: Cambridge University Press (February 5, 2016)

ISBN: 1108080235

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