"Karnak: Ram headed Sphinxes" Karnak Temple Tip by June.b

Karnak Temple, Luxor: 180 reviews and 338 photos


Similar to the avenue of the sphinxes in the temple of Luxor, the Karnak Temple has it's own line of sphinxes, the difference is in Karnak - it's a ram-headed sphinxes (in Luxor it's Necatanebo's head). The main gate of Karnak has on both sides have several ram-headed sphinxes and it used to be linked up all the way to Luxor Temple -- for the procession.

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  • Written Jun 18, 2011
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