Category:Great Temple of the Aten
The Great Temple of the Aten is located in the abandoned city of Ahketaten (modern Amarna, in Egypt). Known as House of Aten in Akhetaten, it was constructed around year 9 of Akhenaten's reign. Unlike temples to other Egyptian gods it consisted of a huge area of courts and offering tables. The 'public' spaces started with the House of Rejoicing (Per-Hay), and the Meeting Aten (Gem-Aten) area, where the offering tables and courts were. The main sanctuary to the east was where Akhenaten and Nefertiti would act as intermediaries for the people to the god.
Media in category "Great Temple of the Aten"
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