The Egyptian book of the dead

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      The Egyptian Book of the Dead, translated by Peter Le Page Renouf and Edouard Naville, is an ancient funerary text originating from ancient Egypt. It consists of a collection of spells, hymns, and rituals aimed at guiding the deceased through the afterlife and ensuring their safe passage to the realm of the gods. These texts were often inscribed on papyrus scrolls and buried with the deceased to provide guidance and protection in the journey to the underworld. The Book of the Dead reflects the ancient Egyptian belief in the afterlife and the importance of proper burial rites for ensuring a successful transition to the next life.


      Central to the Book of the Dead are spells and rituals designed to help the deceased overcome dangers and judgment in the afterlife. These include spells for protection against demons, instructions for navigating the underworld, and hymns praising the gods. The text also contains moral teachings and ethical guidelines to help the deceased lead a just and righteous life, reflecting the ancient Egyptians’ belief in divine judgment and the importance of moral conduct.

      The Book of the Dead reflects the ancient Egyptian worldview, emphasizing the continuity of life beyond death and the importance of proper burial rituals. It provides valuable insights into ancient Egyptian religious beliefs, cosmology, and funerary practices, offering a glimpse into one of the world’s oldest and most enduring cultures.

      Numbered eBooks: 2,000

      Number of Unique Covers: 1

      Number of 1:1 Covers: 0

      The Egyptian Book of the Dead

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      First Publication Date : 1550 BCE

      Authors: Peter Le Page Renouf, Edouard Naville

      Genres: Non-Fiction, Religion

      Language : English

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      Cover Art : Includes 4K hi-resolution book cover

      Cardano Retail Price : 10 ADA

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      Author Info

      Peter Le Page Renouf

      Peter Le Page Renouf (1822-1897) stands as a pioneering figure in the field of Egyptology, renowned for his profound contributions to the understanding of ancient Egyptian culture and religion. Born in 1822, Renouf dedicated his life to unraveling the mysteries of ancient Egypt, becoming a leading authority on hieroglyphics and religious texts. His scholarly endeavors spanned decades, shaping the landscape of Egyptological studies during the 19th century.
      Renouf's meticulous translations and in… Read More

      Edouard Naville

      Edouard Naville (1844-1926), a prominent Swiss Egyptologist, dedicated his life to unraveling the mysteries of ancient Egyptian civilization. Born in Geneva, Naville demonstrated a keen interest in archaeology from a young age, eventually pursuing advanced studies in Egyptology. His extensive excavations and meticulous scholarship significantly advanced our understanding of ancient Egyptian history, culture, and religion.
      Naville's archaeological expeditions in Egypt yielded invaluable discover… Read More