The temple at Edfu, Southern 이집트. This entrance wall is 79m wide and 36m high.
I took this photo while riding a camel through the 사하라 사막, 이집트.
Fortunately I was at the front of the pack,
since camels break wind almost continuously!
One of our camel guides and some camels, Western Desert, 사하라 사막, 이집트.
The Great Temple (the funerary complex of Ramses/Rameses/Ramesses II), 아부 심벨 신전, Nubian desert, Southern 이집트, 1250’s B.C.
Twice a year, in late March and September (the vernal and autumnal equinoxes resp.), a ray of sunlight penetrates the
65 metres between the entrance and the shrines and bathes Amon-Ra and Ramses/Rameses/Ramesses II in light.
Close-up of The Great Temple, 아부 심벨 신전, 이집트.
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