TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FUNERARY»
The term «funerary» is regularly used and occupies the 83.821
position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FUNERARY»
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Images of Eternal Beauty in Funerary
Verse Inscriptions of ...
In The Privileges of Death: Images of Immortality in Verse Inscriptions of the Hellenistic and Greco-Roman Periods Andrzej Wypustek provides a study of various forms of poetic heroization that became increasingly widespread in Greek ...
Customs, Practices And Rites In The Second ...
This publication outlines the material preserved in the ancient Jewish cemeteries in the Land of Israel and provides a comprehensive and instructive study of Jewish funerary customs, practices, and rituals relating to death, burial and ...
Arts and Tomb Cult: Living with the Dead in France, ...
This book sheds new light on the interplay of the funerary arts, tomb cult and the mentalities that shaped them in France, over a period famous for profound and often violent change.
Late Antique Egyptian Funerary
Sculpture: Images for this ...
I found reading this book exhilarating.
Sculpture: Catalogue of the Collections
A group of these memorials, often so opulent that they required considerable economic sacrifice from the families who commissioned them, is catalogued in this volume.
Guntram Koch, Karol Wight, 1988
Death, Ritual, and Belief: The Rhetoric of Funerary
Describing a great variety of funeral ritual from major world religions and from local traditions, this book shows how cultures not only cope with corpses but also create an added value for living through the encouragement of afterlife ...
Sacred ~ New Orleans Funerary
Sacred ~ New Orleans Funerary Grounds features over 150 original photographs from award winning photographer Elizabeth Huston.
art of ancient egypt: abridge to the relam of ...
This book is novel in that it is the first to discuss the artistic development of funerary scenes over the four hundred years of the New Kingdom, covering the different reigns of the period.
Inscriptions: The Funerary
This volume presents the funerary inscriptions found in the Athenian Agora between 1931 and 1968.
Donald William Bradeen, 1974
The Liturgy of Funerary
Offerings: The Egyptian Texts with ...
Noted Egyptologist presents Egyptian text and English translation of important funerary document -- detailed list of offerings made to the dead, as well as liturgy recited by officiating priest. Over 100 illustrations.
E. A. Wallis Budge, Sir Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge, 1909
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FUNERARY»
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Chinese authorities detain and denounce rights lawyers
Wu's protests included a mock funerary altar for a judge outside a court. "The suggestion that these lawyers and activists are part of a 'major ... «Houston Chronicle, Jul 15»
Unesco world heritage list grows along with cultural sites on 'danger …
News emerged during the ten-day meeting that richly carved funerary busts and a three-metre high statue of a lion were destroyed in Palmyra; ... «Art Newspaper, Jul 15»
Chinese rights lawyers detained
Wu's protests included a mock funerary altar for a judge outside a court. "The suggestion that these lawyers and activists are part of a 'major ... «NWAOnline, Jul 15»
Doris Salcedo review – an artist in mourning for the disappeared
A text explains that the work pays tribute to a Colombian nurse kidnapped and tortured to death; this, says Salcedo, is her funerary shroud. «The Guardian, Jul 15»
Why was South Carolina's Confederate flag rolled? Reason dates …
“I've seen Honor Guards fold too many funerary flags. The confederate flag did NOT deserve that level of respect or reverence, IMHO,” ... «New York Daily News, Jul 15»
Renovation at the 550 year-old Hawd of Sultan Qaytbay completed
Behind the hawd are remnants of service buildings of the once vast funerary complex, including a water-wheel that supplied the hawd, ... «The Cairo Post, Jul 15»
The Greatest 17th-Century Genius You've Never Heard Of
Among other things, he wrote one book on funerary practices through the ages (Urn Burial), one on gardening and mathematics (The Garden of ... «Slate Magazine, Jul 15»
UNESCO names 27 new World Heritage Sites; other sites …
... the Islamic State, where photos showed militants smashing cultural relics including the funerary busts and the famous Lion Statue of Athena. «Washington Post, Jul 15»
Restored Qayetbay basin to be inaugurated
... for Islamic and Coptic Monuments, told Ahram Online that the basin is a part of a funerary and religious complex built by Sultan Qayet Bay. «Ahram Online, Jul 15»
The Strategic Use of Hostages in the Ancient World
The tomb contained the Egyptian funerary figurine known as ushebti. (The Oriental Institute). The concept of a 'Royal Nursery' for the education ... «Ancient Origins, Jul 15»