Memphis cemetery is located in the ancient Egyptian pyramid kingdoms around the capital, including rock tombs, ornate mastabas, temples and pyramids, is considered to be one of the seven wonders of the ancient world. Construction site at giza pyramids and the sphinx, the objects here are so holy, although that time in the past thousands of years, but there still remain the same. The pyramids of giza grand appearance, is located on the plateau, and the old city across the river Nile in Cairo.
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Pyramid tomb group of site is located in the ancient kingdom of Egypt's capital Meng Fei period, mainly on the giza plateau. According to legend, ancient Egypt's third dynasty before the nobles and common people died, was buried in a clay brick of rectangle tombs, the ancient egyptians called it "prof". Later, there was a smart young man named Imran charge too, in the left king of design to the Egyptian pharaoh tomb, invented a new construction method. He plucked a square stone mountain as a substitute for clay brick, and continually modify the design scheme of the tomb, and eventually create a level 6 of the ziggurat - that's what we're seeing the prototype of the pyramid. Pyramid wind to expand in the third dynasty pharaoh, he was preparing for his tomb has been built to 57 meters high level 6 the ziggurat. To the fourth dynasty pharaoh more proud, no matter the rise of the wind of the tomb, and the three great pyramids. The fifth dynasty was established by the chief priests of the sun. Because of the fierce opposition from the people and pharaoh financial pinch, fifth dynasty obviously reduces the size of to build the pyramids. After the 6th dynasty resurgence, state governors are independent, the pharaoh's centralized hollow. The ancient kingdom unified situation, divided gradually collapse, the wind of the pyramid is weak.
How much built pyramids of ancient Egypt is different, some said more than 70 seats, some said more than 80 seats. Egyptian archaeological cultural relics bureau chief was announced on January 3, 1993, "in the ancient area and found a pyramid. This is the world's most important archaeological finds, the pyramid total to 96." This number should be a plausible. The ancients regard death as a kind of renewable, so you take the same carefully designed the apartment after death. The human to die the addiction may end in the next century. Believe in the next century we won't have what monarch or a President made such grave.
The host of the main pyramid is pharaoh of Egypt. Pharaoh, the appellation of the original intention is "live in the people" in the big house. As king is the man who is "WuFangHu"? Pyramid is only solve housing problem after the death of Kings? Of course not. The pharaohs care about death, primarily for the world to prepare for material things. The afterlife is a major feature of Egyptian religion. The king didn't want to let the death is the end of power, so the king died resin anticorrosion coating with spices such as drugs, and then the body (mummy) with food and other necessities in the great mausoleum.
The base of the pyramid is square, all around are four equal triangles, looking like Chinese characters "gold" word, so the Chinese translation of "pyramid". The ancient kingdom of the sun god has been regarded as the kingdom of Egypt during the period of god, is considered to be "of" the sun god, son of pharaoh. "Pyramid inscriptions" said: "the sky his light to you, so you can descend from heaven".
Thousands of years, the ancient Egyptian pyramids and the sphinx has stood at giza, in Egypt, south of the Libyan desert, the miracle of human architectural history as if to convey to the people from a distant era information this information to make a lot of visiting tourists have a strange impulse, in the distant ancient there must be something omnipotent, but as time goes by, it gradually disappeared.(China Window)