mortuary temple

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mortuary temple

A temple for offerings and worship of a deceased person, usually a deified king, as distinguished from a cult temple.
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Abydos is notable for the memorial temple of Seti I, which contains an inscription from the nineteenth dynasty known to the modern world as the Abydos King List.
According to Wilson, the Queen even had a memorial temple built for Plunket in Windsor Great Park.
Meanwhile, efforts to protect historic and natural reserves and cultural relic conservation units, such as Nanxi River scenic spot and Wen Tianxiang memorial temple, are also listed.
The earliest surviving rendition of the divine birth clearly comes from Hatshepsut's memorial temple at Deir el-Bahri.
e Giant Panda Breeding Research Base is a must-visit, as are the bustling food markets of Jinli Street and the beautiful nearby Wuhou Memorial Temple. But best T of all is the People's Park.
Chapter 7 focuses on the Blue Star Memorial Temple of Science, Philosophy, and Religion completed at Halcyon in 1924.
14 Penn Plaza, 998 Fifth Avenue, Centennial Memorial Temple, Clemente Soto Velez Cultural & Educational Center, Home Life Insurance Company Building, the Judd Foundation and the Mayer-Loeb House in Manhattan are among the recipients that will be recognized at the April 29, 2013 Ceremony at Grand Central Terminal's Vanderbilt Hall.
An American Jewish odyssey; American religious freedom and the Nathan Barnert Memorial Temple.
While history as momentous as the Railroad Strike of 1877 is forgotten in Baltimore, a fabricated history is on display in Kentucky, where an improbable memorial temple surrounds a Lincoln "birthplace" of dubious origins.
Today, Abydos is known for the memorial temple of King Seti l.
Major Stations: Longtan Temple Xinqiao Shilidian Tiaodenghe Mashi Bridge Xinhong Road Tianxiang Temple Dongmen Bridge Xinnanmen Huaxiba Wuhou Temple (Memorial Temple of Marquis Wu) Dashi Road Qigshuihe Jinyang Road Jitou Town Yongkang Forest Park

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