Temple of Abydos

abydos temple

For nearly 5000 years, Abydos remained a central religious site to Egypt, remaining important to the religion’s understanding of death. The oldest recorded temple at Abydos was devoted to the canine god, Osiris-Khentimentiu. Today, two temples remain in fine shape. Especially, the Temple of Seti I is impressive, unusual with its L-shape and noted for its smooth and discrete appearance in front, its impressively dark and beautiful chambers, most keeping their roofs