Running the Temple of Karnak, the so-called village strongholds in the northern part of the city of Thebes (Luxor), and returns the famous Karnak to being in fact a group of temples, many built starting from the family of the 11 approximately in the year 2134 BC., When was a good center for the religion of the Egyptian these temples surrounded by walls of brick connected to each other through corridors guarded by statues of two rows are stacked on the Sphinx.
Has been the construction of the temple to be a home to "the holy trinity of good." This trinity consists of God "Amon" (and the meaning of his name "hidden" Hidden), and his wife, "death" Mut the mother, and son of God "Khun Sue" Khonsu God of the moon, which reflects the sky. The official is based in the Temple of Karnak, and then saw them to the temple to pay tribute to another in a suburb of "good" old gods to rest for a period of time, so they built the King, "Amenhotep III," this temple in Luxor. It was said that he had built on the ruins of an old house from the houses of worship
Kings who participated in the construction of the Temple of Luxor
Participated in the establishment and administration of this temple each of the "Tutankhamen" and kings "any", and "Horemheb", and "First City" and held the King, "Ramses II" expansion in the temple. The record "Tutankhamun" procession scenes "Opt Holiday" on the walls surrounding Bsfi captains of wandering gallery, as well as a trip to "Amon" the annual stop at the Luxor
Temple of "Amon Ra" the great
The temple is composed of the altar is located in the far eastern side. This niche has been prepared to save the statues of the god "Amon" and his family. This is known as the place "Bakds of Holies," which was shrouded in darkness! Followed by an open courtyard then immersed in the light of day, and then ends the courtyard is a great delve into profound metrics entrance is located between Berger. It was meant to be the final edifice is the interface of the temple, but the different kings, who led after that they took one adds the other yards in the direction of the West. And ends each of which delve into profound metrics, until it became ten edifices of the temple that the first edifice of the temple. It is an act of the family twenty-second, but did not complete yet! It is located between the twin towers of this edifice that connects the entrance of the temple and leads to the first courtyard. Which they call a "yard Albobstian" Bubastites .. Relative to the Kings "Tell Basta" .. A large courtyard inclusion of the two sides a row of columns on the papyrus. The strikethrough in the past "Josag Thariqh," which was composed of ten columns graceful filed by the King, "Thariqh" the family of the twenty-fifth, one of the columns are still standing
Thus, amplified a group of buildings of this temple, and took final form looks like the T in the English language, but has a slant on one side of any such sets this character ten edifices, also contains quite a few of the courtyards and Alabhae (gathering hall). The front of the temple there is a great arena, where we see a raised platform in the center, which was a marina for private vessels to the temple one day, where the Nile was conducted in the past near them
In the large courtyard of the temple we see a great gate in the south-eastern corner of the courtyard gate called "Chacang." There are more than "Chacang" or "Heshunk" Sheshonk .. First, second, and so on .. Family ruled Egypt in the twenty-second they are out of Libby. But they ruled Egypt, and fought on behalf of Egypt outside its borders, and Tlqbwa the title of "Pharaoh". Took "the first Chacang" Broaqan arena. The scene then became the first pylon. The control gate of the temple administration and most importantly, to the east we find the second edifice set up by the King, "I and Ramses the Great Hypostyle Hall at Karnak Temple, The Great Hypostyle Hall of Karnak Temple, construction began in the reign of the King," First City "(about 1290-1279 BC . m) was completed in the reign of his son King "Ramses II" (about 1279-1213 BC)..