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Golden parade: Egypt walks its mummies through Cairo in a solemn and propaganda spectacle | Culture

Aboard extravagant vehicles and to the beat of live music performed by a great orchestra, 22 mummies of kings and queens of ancient Egypt have paraded through Cairo this Saturday afternoon, after sunset, in an unprecedented and solemn procession pharaonic. The royal parade has started at the gates of the historic Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, […]

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Egypt: The great parade of the mummies takes over Cairo | Culture

Two men spend this week in Cairo in front of a sign announcing the parade.MOHAMED ABD EL GHANY / Reuters For the astonishing spectacle to be complete, it would only be necessary for Boris Karloff, Patricia Velásquez’s Anck-Su-Namum and Tutankhamun himself (who lies in his tomb in the Valley of the Kings) to also parade […]

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