Edfu: Birth House - sacred destinations (sitios de interés)

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A Birth House is a Greco-Roman feature that is no found in older pharaonic temples. This attractive colonnaded structure was the site of the annual Festival of Coronation, which reenacted the divine birth of Horus and the reigning Ptolemaic pharaoh. Around the back of the building are reliefs of Horus being suckled by Isis.

Learn more: Temple of Horus, Edfu

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