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Sand healing

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The desert sand contains  at some places special minerals and healing energy. The House of Life resort has a quiet place  in the desert where the sand is of high quality. At the end of the day you will lie in the warm sand and your body will  be covered with sand. You will lie there for ca one hour and we will have a team  to take care of you during that time.  This is a meditative and cleaning process that touches your whole body. After an hour  you will be helped to get out of the hot sand, wrapped in blankets, drink tea, take a shower and rest. Dependent on the intensity of the complaints  the number of treatments would vary between 5 and 9.  After two treatments we usually take a break of a day.  As a consequence we advise you to book a healing tour of  at least  two weeks. The days you may further use  to visit the temple of Sety I and Ramses II or make some excursions  to your choice.  Be aware that the treatments will touch you intensively

These treatments were used by the ancient Egyptians to keep them healthy.

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Abdel Rasol, new work, new results

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Abdel Rasol working steadily to our temple and hotel. The atmosphere is palpable pleasant, as work progresses.

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Towards the Gab in the evening sun

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In the Gab you feel a tangible connection with the cosmos that surrounds us. That is why Abydos a pilgrimage was (and still is).

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Abdel Rasol follows the ways of the ancients

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Atmosphere of ancient Egypt also thanks to the work of Abdel Rasol

He is famous in Egypt because of his work that resembles the way of working of the ancient artists that made the beautiful temples in Egypt. We are glad he is bringing that culture to life again in our project on many spots like the pillars in front, the reception desk, Merit Amun and the chapels. Come, see and be surprised that the ancient culture is reviving so vividly in this center.

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Touched by the Temple of Sety I

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Touched by the nearby Temple of Sety I

The impact that Abydos and its temple have on people dates not only back to the ancient pilgrims but is of all times as you can read in old guest books of the Temple.

Just three examples:

A group from Krefeld Germany testifies on October 20 1974

“This Temple in Abydos shows more of ancient Egyptian culture than most of the Temples in Egypt, especially the marvellous walls in the part of Sethos I”

A group from the university of Copenhagen reports three days later:

“The Temple of Sety I is one of the most impressive monuments of all Egypt particularly because of its beautiful colours and unusual details. The guards are kind and hospitable and with a few more facilities like a small rest house this place would be really marvellous”.

In 1976 the temple was visited by a group of world leaders among whom the Aga Khan and the Prince of Denmark.