For the first time in 100 years, a full “Book of the Dead” papyrus has been uncovered at Saqqara.
LiveScience: Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered a 52-foot-long (16 meters) papyrus containing sections from the Book of the Dead. The more than 2,000-year-old document was found within a coffin in a tomb south of the Step Pyramid of Djoser at Saqqara.
There are many texts from The Book of the Dead, and analysis of the new finding may shed light on ancient Egyptian funerary traditions. Conservation work is already complete, and the papyrus is being translated into Arabic, according to a translated statement(opens in new tab), which was released in conjunction with an event marking Egyptian Archaeologists Day on Jan. 14.
This is the first full papyrus to be uncovered at Saqqara in more than 100 years, Mostafa Waziry, secretary general of the Supreme Council of Antiquities, said, according to the statement. More
DO NOT read that out loud! Bad things happen, especially if the right mummy is around.
Were they in a stable, in a wooden box, camped behind King Ramses II chariot?
Interestingly, “The Book Of The Dead” is also the name Pfizer chose for its list of COVID vaxxxine subject…
If you look at the footnotes, it mentions a pretend healer, a weasly little guy named Fauci who they believe is responsible for most of the deaths on this list.
“For the first time in 100 years, a full “Book of the Dead” papyrus has been uncovered at Saqqara.”
…oddly, that’s only slightly longer than Pfizer wanted THEIR Book of the Dead buried…
There’s a Bruce Campbell joke in there somewhere
I thought I’d never see my book again.
I love this stuff! Thank you so much for posting!
Let’s hope it is not a fake.