Abdullah Abu Deif (Cairo)
Luxor Governorate in Upper Egypt is adorned with many picturesque Pharaonic manifestations, where the ancient Pharaonic wooden boats, which were used by the ancient Pharaohs and Egyptians in the early times.
Pharaonic wooden boats were used in the era of the ancient Egyptians, to measure the level of the Nile, in addition to using the Bride of the Nile, a simulation that Egypt will do shortly in the celebration of the opening of the archaeological rams road to be attended by Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi.
The celebration of the opening of Al-Kabash Road in Luxor will begin shortly, in the presence of President Sisi and a large group of public figures.
Types of boats in ancient Egypt:
There were many types of boats in ancient Egypt, including religious boats, funeral boats, worldly boats, war boats, Nile cruise boats, and solar boats.
This type used in the celebration of the opening of the road of rams is a type of religious boat, which was used only for the god, and is always found in the Holy of Holies inside the temples, and the priests carried the boat with the statue of the god inside to visit other temples, such as the visit of Horus to the temple of Hathor in Dendera, or Visit of the god Amun to the temple of Luxor inside the temple and do not sail.