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DECEMBER 18, 2007

The Divine Mother - Isis



A Boatride out to the island of PhilaeA Boatride out to the island of Philae

Philae lies in a rocky group of islands in the middle of the NilePhilae lies in a rocky group of islands in the middle of the Nile

The Kiosk of TrajanThe Kiosk of Trajan

The Vestible of Nectanebo IThe Vestible of Nectanebo I

The Temple of Isis The Temple of Isis

The Temple of Isis

The Temple of Isis

Looking down the West Colonnade to the first PylonLooking down the East Colonnade to the first pylon

The Temple of Isis

Looking down the West Colonnade to the first Pylon

Pillared Western ColonnadePillared Western Colonnade

Finely carved Capital on a pillar of the Western ColonnadeFinely carved Capital on a pillar of the Western Colonnade

First Pylon of the Temple of IsisFirst Pylon of the Temple of Isis

Finely carved Capital on a pillar of the Western ColonnadeFinely carved Capital on a pillar of the Western Colonnade

Temple of Isis

Massive sunken reliefs on the first pylonMassive sunken reliefs on the first pylon

Massive sunken reliefs on the first pylonMassive sunken reliefs on the first pylon

The Egyptian Gestapo...The Egyptian Gestapo...

The Egyptian Gestapo...Ramses II

Massive sunken reliefs on the first pylon destroyed by subsequent rulersMassive sunken reliefs on the first pylon destroyed by subsequent rulers..

Massive sunken reliefs on the first pylon destroyed by subsequent rulersMassive sunken reliefs on the first pylon destroyed by subsequent rulers

The Western Colonnade

Intricatly carved walls of the Temple of IsisIntricatly carved walls of the Temple of Isis

Intricatly carved walls of the Temple of IsisIntricatly carved walls of the Temple of Isis

Roman Graphitti on the Temple of IsisRoman Graphitti on the Temple of Isis

Roman Graphitti on the Temple of IsisRoman Graphitti on the Temple of Isis

Napoleon was here...Napoleon was here...

Finely carved walls of the inner sanctuaryFinely carved walls of the inner sanctuary

Finely carved walls of the inner sanctuaryFinely carved walls of the inner sanctuary

Finely carved walls of the inner sanctuary

Temple of AugustusTemple of Augustus

Temple of Hathor and Kiosk of TrajanTemple of Hathor and Kiosk of Trajan

The Kiosk of TrajanThe Kiosk of Trajan

The Temple of HathorThe Temple of Hathor

The Kiosk of TrajanThe Kiosk of Trajan

The Kiosk of Trajan

The Kiosk of Trajan

Ancient Graphiti

The First PylonThe First Pylon

Carved ReliefsCarved Reliefs

Isis carved onto a Pillar of the Western ColonnadeIsis carved onto a Pillar of the Western ColonnadeThe First PylonThe First Pylon

The Courtyard

IsisIsis

Isis and the pharohIsis and the pharoh

The Temple of ArensnupisThe Temple of Arensnupis

The Temple of ArensnupisThe Temple of Arensnupis

Gate of DiocletianGate of Diocletian

Trajans Kiosk

     
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