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Kush Civilization (Pyramids)

History of Kush Civilization, rivals of the Egyptians.

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Kush Civilization (Pyramids)

  1. 1. HISTORY OF KUSH CIVILIZATION
  2. 2. ANCIENT MAP OF KUSH
  3. 3. RETREAT OF KUSH SOUTHWARDS TO MEROE
  4. 4. DIVERSITY IN KUSH CIVILIZATION The kush people were a mix of caucasian and black, they were of various nationalities including Nubia,Egypt, Aswan, Sudan and Ethopia
  5. 5. THE 25TH DYNASTY IN EGYPT WAS A DYNASTY OF KINGS FROM KUSH
  6. 6. HIEROGLYPHS OF KUSH
  7. 7. Kush Art
  8. 8. Kush Craftwork
  9. 9. MUSIC IN SUB-SAHARRAN AFRICA Many instruments, a wide variety of resonant solids (idiophones) such as rattles, bells, stamping tubes. The mbira (thumb piano), and the xylophone. Parchment-head drums.
  10. 10. CAMEL CARAVANS PROMOTED TRADE IN KUSH
  11. 11. BURIAL MOUND IN KUSH
  12. 12. WEDDINGS AND CEREMONIES IN AFRICA
  13. 13. ARCHITECTURE IN KUSH
  14. 14. KUSH VS. EGYPTIAN PYRAMIDS, ANY DIFFERENCE?
  15. 15. KUSH PYRAMIDS WERE VERY STEEP
  16. 16. KUSH HAD MANY SMALL PYRAMIDS
  17. 17. MANY SMALL AND STEEP PYRAMIDS
  18. 18. ROLE OF FEMALES IN KUSH
  19. 19. QUEENS OF KUSH: QUEEN NEFERTARI AND PHAROH RAMESES II. TIYE QUEEN OF EGYPT AND MOTHER OF KING TUT
  20. 20. CANDACE AMANIRENAS, QUEEN OF KUSH
  21. 21. EQUALITY IN KUSH
  22. 22. CONTINUITY WITH THE PAST
  23. 23. HOW DID WOMEN DOMINATE IN KUSH?

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