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Dendera



Dendera
Introduction

1. Court

2. Exterior of temple

3. Columns and ceiling

4. Dark interior

5. Roof with sanctuaries

6. A chubby Cleopatra

7. Sacred lake

8. Roman Birth House

9. Sanatorium

10. Iseum

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DENDERA
Iseum

Dendera, Egypt

The Iseum is slightly newer than the temple of Hathor. It was built by Emperor Augustus, the mortal enemy of Cleopatra. The Iseum was used for the worship of Isis and Osiris. The building now is not terribly impressive, completely dwarfed by the main temple and not in terribly good condition.



By Tore Kjeilen