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Summary

THEBES. Karnak in antiquity was the part of Thebes. Ipet-sut was the main sanctuary of Thebes.

Class:

  • Temple or sanctuary
  • visible
  • Exact location
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Luxor Museum - Corniche el-Nil, Luksor [Thebes]

Museum of ancient Thebes.

Temple of Khonsu at Karnak

New Kingdom temple.

Waset - Thebes

Ancient Egyptian city - its ruins lie within modern Luxor.

Set Maat [Deir el-Medina]

[Dajr al Medina] "The Place of Truth" - settlement of the Egyptian workmen - Servants in the Place of Truth - building necropolis.

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karnak

Karnak is now the part of Luxor. Previously ca 3 km north to modern Luxor. In antiwuity it was a part of ancient Theves. The Karnak Temple Complex