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IT’S A MATTER OF SIZE- ARE HUMANS REALY THAT SMALL?

WE KNEW THAT THE ANCIENT EGYPTIANS WERE ABLE TO BUILD TALL, TALL COLUMNS – but why – WERE THE TRYING TO MAKE US LOOK SMALL? Why otherwise can 7 people look so tiny? More from Egypt soon Brigitte Advertisements

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IT IS A MATTER OF SIZE – BIGGER THAN LIFE AND BIGGER THAN MAN

CAN YOU FIND THE PERSON IN THIS PICTURE? HOW MANY MEN MUST IT HAVE TAKEN TO BUILT THESE COLUMNS? STANDING NEXT TO THEM ONE REALLY FEELS HUMBLED – I DID. More from Egypt soon Brigitte

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EGYPT’S ANCIENT STONES

Everything in Ancient Egypt was bigger than life — much bigger than life – -their pyramids, their temples, their statues, and their columns. How the Egyptians, so many years ago, were able to build monuments of that size is still a … Continue reading

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PICTURES OF THE WEEK – PILLARS HOLDING UP ANCIENT EGYPT’S HISTORY

EVERY COLUMN AND PILLAR WE SEE IN EGYPT TODAY IS PART OF A WORLD LONG GONE – BUT THEIR PRESENCE, THEIR OVERWHELMING SIZE, THE MESSAGES CARVED INTO THE STONE ARE STILL TELLING US HOW THAT WORLD USED TO BE.     More … Continue reading

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EGYPT’S GLORIOUS PAST – IT’S A MATTER OF SIZE

…………….IT IS HARD TO BELIEVE THAT MEN, LIKE THE TWO SITTING ON THE LEFT, HAVE BEEN ABLE TO BUILT COLUMNS LIKE THESE THOUSAND OF YEARS AGO …….WITHOUT CRANES, LIFTS AND OTHER MECHANICAL, MODERN EQUIPMENT. More from Egypt soon                                 Brigitte

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EGYPT’S MIGHTY PAST – HABIBTI YA MASR

KARNAK TEMPLE  never loses its magic for me and I can not imagine a visit to Egypt without walking again through the GREAT HYPOSTYLE HALL. It is a humbling and exhilarating experience. Humbling because when gently touching one of the columns … Continue reading

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PHOTO OF THE WEEK – IT IS A MATTER OF SIZE

HOW CAN HUMANS WHO ARE SO SMALL HAVE BUILT COLUMNS WHICH ARE SO BIG?? THOUSAND OF YEARS AGO!! More from Egypt soon Brigitte

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PHOTO OF THE WEEK – IT IS A MATTER OF SIZE

HAVE HUMANS REALLY BUILD THESE BIGGER THAN LIFE COLUMNS? More from Egypt soon                                        Brigitte

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PHOTO OF THE WEEK – A MATTER OF SIZE

What do you think – is it this small broom which is keeping the ancient column so clean? More from Egypt soon                                                                  Brigitte

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PHOTO OF THE WEEK – A MATTER OF SIZE

What do you think – is the hat too small or the column too big? Left behind at the Temple of Luxor More from Egypt soon                                            Brigitte

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