â˜… Karnak temples:-
After the pyramids of Giza,Karnak is Egypt's most important pharaonic site. dedicated to the sacred triade of thebes
♥Amun,the king of the gods
From its modest 11th-Dynasty beginning, pharaoh after pharaoh added to and changed the existing buildings, seeking to make their mark on the country's most important temple.
The 100-acre site comprises a fantastic array of temples, chaples, pylons and obeliskes, all testifying to the importance of Thebes.
No expense was spared and during the 19th Ù…ØµØ± Dynasty some 80,000 men worked in the temple as labourers,guards,priests and servants.
The temple lay buried under sand for more than 1,000 years before excavation work began in mid-19th century.