Ancient Egyptian Mummies - a fascinating and
mysterious subject. Why did the Ancients create so many Egyptian
Mummies. What was the gory embalming process? Why did the embalmers of
the Ancient mummies also have the role of priests?
subject of Egyptian Mummies, the religion of Ancient Egypt, the Death
Rituals, the infamous Book of the Dead with its magical spells are all
covered in this section. Mummies and mummification, the jackal headed
Anubis and the practise of storing the organs of the Egyptian mummies in
the Canopic jars.
Find out facts and information about the significance
of the scarab beetle, the sarcophagus, the masks used in the religious
ceremonies and rituals. Facts and information about the terrifying
journey into the dark Underworld of death and what the Egyptian Ka and Ba was all about! How did the Ancient Egyptians reach the Afterlife -
All of these subjects are closely associated with the
rituals surrounding the Ancient embalmers of Egypt and
the mummification process creating the famous Egyptian
mummies which we can still see today.