The Egyptian Culture

 

Written by; Gary Wonning

Dating back to the land before time, Egypt continues to be a land of mystery and intrigue. Many Egyptians are still farming and earning a living today much the same way they did in ancient Egypt, almost ten thousand years ago. Most are still using irrigation water from the Nile River via the same irrigation canals used many generations ago. Not much seems to have changed in this ancient land.

As I viewed the ancient Egyptian pyramids and temples,  it seemed to me their civilization had digressed over time. You can’t help but wonder how the same peoples that built the pyramids, today  can only build rudimentary mud huts. Buildings and homes built over 1500 years ago are still standing and similar to the ones constructed today.

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photo of the three pyramids of Giza at sunrise

Mysterious Egypt, land of a thousand years

The author has been a writer/photographer for over thirty years. Specializing in nature and landscape photography, as well as studying native cultures.

His travels have taken him to most of the United States, as well as Australia, Belize, Egypt and the Canary Islands.

He has studied the Mayan culture of Central America as well as the aborigines of Australia. Photography has given him the opportunity to observe life in various parts of the world.

photo of the pyramids at sunrise

Sunrise, New Year’s Eve, 1986

He has published several books about his adventures.

For more information, please consult his website,www.journeysthrulife.com.

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