Egypt News: Egyptian Antiquities Chief Mustafa Waziri told that more information will be known about the construction activities of the temple of Ramses II.
Cairo: Egyptian archaeologists have discovered more than 2,000 ancient mummified sheep heads, which were left as offerings at the temple of Pharaoh Ramses II, the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities said on Sunday. A team of New York University American archaeologists also excavated mummies of dogs, goats, cows, gazelles and mongoose. Sameh Iskandar, head of the US mission, said it refers to a cult celebrating Ramses II 1,000 years after his death. Please tell that Ramses II ruled Egypt from 1304 to 1237 BC.
Mustafa Waziri, head of Egypt’s antiquities, told that more information will be known about the construction activities of the temple of Ramses II. Archaeologists discovered the remains of a palace with five-metre-thick (16 ft) walls dating back some 4,000 years. In which he found many sculptures, remains of ancient trees, leather clothes and much more.
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Archaeologists found 2600 years old cheese
Giving information, the Ministry of Antiquities of Egypt said that mummies of other animals have also been found in the temple, along with more than 2,000 mummified sheep’s heads. Let us tell you that a year ago, archaeologists in Egypt discovered that how long cheese can last in an earthen pot, according to the information, only then did archaeologists find 2600 years old cheese. Everyone was surprised to see this paneer.
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