Egypt Hypostyle Hall

           

 

  

 


 
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The hypostyle hall is located in temple complex of Karnak near the village of el-Karnak. In architecture the hypostyle constructions are where roofs rest on columns or pillars, lot of examples are seen in the ruins of the Karnak temple complex. The word hypostyle means literally under pillars, in the hypostyle architecture there is no need of arches in the construction. Those type of construction are mostly seen in palaces or temples as in Karnak in the temple of God Amon. Hypostyle architecture is also seen in Persia in the ruins of Persepolis. In the Karnak are seen ruins of temples, chapels and other buildings, the site one of the most visited in Egypt. Egypt itself with its pyramids constructed still forms part of the Seven Wonders of the World. Egypt is a country that attracts the curiosity of the tourist who wants to know more the pyramid construction, the pharaoh, and the mummification. There is a so much to see in this magnificent country. Cairo the capital city of Egypt is also a touristic area which has modern areas and sites with old buildings with various histories. Egypt itself is full of mysteries and wonders which makes it beauty.

 
 

 

Egypt Hypostyle Hall

 

 
 
 
Egypt Karnak

 

Egypt Karnak

 

 
Egypt First Pylon

 

First Pylon

 

 
Egypt God Amon
 

 

God Amon
 

 

 
Egypt Hypostyle Hall
 

 

 Hypostyle Hall

 

 
Egypt Ipet Isut
 

 

Egypt Ipet Isut
 

 

 
Egypt Karnak Complex
 

 

Karnak Complex
 

 

 
Egypt Kiosk of Taharka
 

 

Kiosk of Taharka

 

 
Egypt Obelisk of Tutmose III
 

 

Obelisk of Tutmose III

 

 
Egypt Ram Headed Sphinx
 

 

Ram Headed Sphinx

 

 
Egypt Ruins of Karnak
 

 

Ruins of Karnak

 

 
Egypt Sanctuary of Montu
 

 

Sanctuary of Montu
 

 

 
Egypt Second Pylon
 

 

Second Pylon

 

 
Egypt Statue of Ramses II
 

Statue of Ramses II
 

 

 
Egypt Temple Interior
 

Temple Interior

 

 
Egypt Temple of Amun
 

Temple of Amun

 

   

 


 

 

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