Kemetyu medicine was a considerable science which contained the beginnings of a methodical approach, especially in the observation of symptoms, and this method doubtless passed to posterity by reason of its importance. The Kemetyu doctor examined his patient and determined the symptoms of his complaint. He then made his diagnosis and prescribed treatment. All the extant texts describe this sequence, from which it may be concluded that it was standard procedure. The examination was made in two stages some days apart if the case was unclear. Among the ailments identified and competently described and treated by Kemetyu doctors were gastric disorders, stomach swelling, skin cancer, coryza, laryngitis, angina pectoris, diabetes, constipation, haemorrhoids, bronchitis, retention and incontinence of urine, bilharzia, ophthalmia, etc.
Greetings my beautiful kemunity! Just to tell you a little about Kemunity Yoga. I came up with the name ‘Kemunity Yoga’ because my ultimate goal is to heal different kemunities worldwide. Kemetic Yoga is an ancient African form of yoga based on the culture of ancient Egypt then known as kemet. The importance of […]
Originally posted on newafrikan77: “Knowing Oneself!” was the most important spiritual ideas of Ancient Kemetians. The spiritual aspect of this idea is that within woman and man live the Netert/Neter(goddess/god) and the heavens(Universe) Another famous saying from ancient Egypt is “The kingdom of heaven is within oneself and the person who knows himself shall find…
During our ancient Egyptian topic,we learned different categories but our favourite was the river Nile.Did you know every year in ancient Egypt the Nile flooded and spreader special black silt across the land which fertilised it?!🌴 Beside the Nile, a rich,green strip of land so farmers could easily harvest the rare bit of nature next […]
Ful medames is an ancient Egyptian dish with origins that date back to the time of the pharaohs. This simple dish is a slow-simmered combination of fava beans seasoned with olive oil, lemon juice, garlic and spices. This is the daily breakfast meal for millions of Egyptians. It takes time to prepare this dish because most […]
Akhenaten was an ancient Egyptian pharaoh who reigned about 3,500 years ago. He made some major, but rather short-lived changes to various aspects of ancient Egyptian culture, the most notable one … Source: Akhenaten – An ancient Egyptian pharaoh.
Ok so today I watched a documentary about ancient Egyptian weapons mainly focusing on the weapons used during the reign of Rameses II and one weapon that stood out to me was the Khopesh, a curved sword used by the Egyptians. One of the main reasons i really like the Khopesh is it’s curved design. Being made […]
This week in Art, Year 5 were experimenting with the ancient Egyptian formal writing system, hieroglyphics! Below you can see some great examples of our work – we were writing our first names using this complicated picture-based alphabet. What do you think would happen if we started using a picture-based alphabet in today’s world?
“I read once that the ancient Egyptians had fifty words for sand & the Eskimos had a hundred words for snow. I wish I had a thousand words for love, but all that comes to mind is the way you move against me while you sleep & there are no words for that.” Brian Andreas […]