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Hi Jeff,

Yes, those are the pictures. Odd, the one I linked I can see ok.

"According to the picture the orientation of the tomb is about E-W. So???"

I always keep an eye on symbolism in alignment. For starters, it aligns with Hathor's chapel. Hathor is known as (in one of many nomens) the 'Lady of Punt'. And yes, he did have a second 'tomb' high on the southern wall. It was more of a temple than tomb, actually.

Another thought: Why send an astronomer-priest on a trade errand for 'groceries'? You'd think there was more to the journey than trade, yes?

"Wel, we have a record of an expedition to Punt on the Palermo Stone.
Was it during the reign of Sahure? (working from memory here.)


"But isn't there something in a 4th dynasty tomb at Giza that might be related to Punt?"

Could you elaborate?

"If, like you suggested, the ceiling of Senenmut contains a reference to an eclips that occured about a thousend years earlier, I'm very curious how you are going to construct a logical link."

I thought that's what I was doing. :)

"I'm not sure, but isn't Mars missing from Senenmut's ceiling?"



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The 64th Controversy VI 721 R Avry Wilson 20-Dec-03 02:58
Will the real Thoth please stand up! 292 j_bowles 20-Dec-03 05:20
Why does Thoth only have 9 fingers? 366 j_bowles 20-Dec-03 05:57
9 fingers? 200 ISHMAEL 23-Dec-03 18:08
Re: 9 fingers 244 j_bowles 24-Dec-03 02:31
Moderator note 206 Richard Fusniak 27-Dec-03 12:31
:: KNOWING THOTH :: 271 j_bowles 27-Dec-03 15:30
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 241 Nebankh 20-Dec-03 17:18
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 193 Ritva 23-Dec-03 08:48
Same 5 deg misalignment as the Sphinx? 188 j_bowles 24-Dec-03 02:21
My Mistake 216 R Avry Wilson 24-Dec-03 03:07
Re: My Mistake 194 j_bowles 24-Dec-03 20:42
Re: My Mistake 159 R Avry Wilson 24-Dec-03 21:36
Re: My Mistake 189 j_bowles 25-Dec-03 00:13
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 569 Cesar 24-Dec-03 04:42
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 205 Ritva 27-Dec-03 08:38
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 218 Atlantida 27-Dec-03 18:31
Hathor is Isis .. in gestation for Horus! 223 j_bowles 27-Dec-03 20:45
Hathor and The Book of the Dead 185 j_bowles 27-Dec-03 21:54
Attention: Jim Bowles 205 R Avry Wilson 28-Dec-03 07:45
Re: Attention 197 j_bowles 28-Dec-03 14:10
Avry, please keep us informed 165 barrystutner 28-Dec-03 17:29
Off topic: Attn J Bowles 267 R Avry Wilson 29-Dec-03 09:13
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 176 Jeff van Hout 29-Dec-03 11:27
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 257 R Avry Wilson 30-Dec-03 10:10
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 218 Jeff van Hout 30-Dec-03 23:50
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 220 R Avry Wilson 31-Dec-03 01:10
More context for Senmut: re Thoth/Osiris, etc 215 R Avry Wilson 31-Dec-03 01:33
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 209 Jeff van Hout 31-Dec-03 10:25
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 196 Joanne 31-Dec-03 13:02
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 198 R Avry Wilson 31-Dec-03 21:14
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 177 Joanne 31-Dec-03 21:17
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 216 R Avry Wilson 31-Dec-03 21:23
Punt 212 Ritva 02-Jan-04 09:23
Re: the planetary conjunction and eclipse 210 Nebankh 31-Dec-03 00:28
Re: the planetary conjunction and eclipse 190 R Avry Wilson 31-Dec-03 01:27
Re: the planetary conjunction and eclipse 192 Nebankh 31-Dec-03 11:04

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