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What is the name of the Egyptian temple which had a secret / fake voice projection chamber?

The Egyptian temple known for having a secret or fake voice projection chamber is the Temple of Amun at Karnak. This temple complex, located near Luxor, contains several structures where priests could ...
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Is there ancient Egyptian literature surviving today?

Middle Kingdom literature is rife with lengthy narrative stories about mortals. The best example is perhaps the Tale of the Shipwrecked Sailor, but there are numerous stories in full or in some ...
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How do we reconcile hierarchical and violent aspects of Ancient Egypt with its nonviolent principle of Maat, as exemplified in negative confessions?

Ancient Egypt wasn't really more violent than other states in antiquity. Violence is inevitable with statecraft, as the defining feature separating governments from other types of organizations is a ...
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