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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 686 R Avry Wilson 20-Dec-03 02:58
Will the real Thoth please stand up! 277 j_bowles 20-Dec-03 05:20
Why does Thoth only have 9 fingers? 345 j_bowles 20-Dec-03 05:57
9 fingers? 187 ISHMAEL 23-Dec-03 18:08
Re: 9 fingers 227 j_bowles 24-Dec-03 02:31
Moderator note 189 Richard Fusniak 27-Dec-03 12:31
:: KNOWING THOTH :: 255 j_bowles 27-Dec-03 15:30
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 223 Nebankh 20-Dec-03 17:18
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 184 Ritva 23-Dec-03 08:48
Same 5 deg misalignment as the Sphinx? 174 j_bowles 24-Dec-03 02:21
My Mistake 199 R Avry Wilson 24-Dec-03 03:07
Re: My Mistake 180 j_bowles 24-Dec-03 20:42
Re: My Mistake 151 R Avry Wilson 24-Dec-03 21:36
Re: My Mistake 177 j_bowles 25-Dec-03 00:13
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 542 Cesar 24-Dec-03 04:42
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 188 Ritva 27-Dec-03 08:38
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 206 Atlantida 27-Dec-03 18:31
Hathor is Isis .. in gestation for Horus! 206 j_bowles 27-Dec-03 20:45
Hathor and The Book of the Dead 174 j_bowles 27-Dec-03 21:54
Attention: Jim Bowles 189 R Avry Wilson 28-Dec-03 07:45
Re: Attention 187 j_bowles 28-Dec-03 14:10
Avry, please keep us informed 152 barrystutner 28-Dec-03 17:29
Off topic: Attn J Bowles 247 R Avry Wilson 29-Dec-03 09:13
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 164 Jeff van Hout 29-Dec-03 11:27
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 240 R Avry Wilson 30-Dec-03 10:10
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 205 Jeff van Hout 30-Dec-03 23:50
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 208 R Avry Wilson 31-Dec-03 01:10
More context for Senmut: re Thoth/Osiris, etc 200 R Avry Wilson 31-Dec-03 01:33
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 193 Jeff van Hout 31-Dec-03 10:25
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 183 Joanne 31-Dec-03 13:02
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 186 R Avry Wilson 31-Dec-03 21:14
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 168 Joanne 31-Dec-03 21:17
Re: The 64th Controversy VI 201 R Avry Wilson 31-Dec-03 21:23
Punt 199 Ritva 02-Jan-04 09:23
Re: the planetary conjunction and eclipse 196 Nebankh 31-Dec-03 00:28
Re: the planetary conjunction and eclipse 177 R Avry Wilson 31-Dec-03 01:27
Re: the planetary conjunction and eclipse 180 Nebankh 31-Dec-03 11:04

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