11NES18Kingship - TERM PHARAOH COMES FROM pr 3 (per aa) =...

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KINGSHIP TERM PHARAOH COMES FROM pr „3 (per a‟a ) = GREAT HOUSE KING WAS PART DIVINE; INTERFACE BETWEEN GODS & MEN
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KING WAS DIVINE FIGUREHEAD IN WHOSE PERSON THE TWO LANDS WERE UNITED. KING OFTEN CALLED “THE GOOD GOD” OR “THE GREAT GOD” KING WAS THE SAME SIZE AS GODS IN ICONOGRAPHY
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KING‟S DIVINITY GAVE UNIQUE CHARACTER AND STABILITY TO EGYPTIAN CIVILIZATION
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CORONATION MADE MANIFEST IN THE NEW KING THE PREVIOUSLYIMMANENT ROYAL KA
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OSIRIS HORUS ONCE CORONATION MADE THE ROYAL KA MANIFEST IN AN INDIVIDUAL KING, THE KING BECAME DIVINE AND WAS “EX OFFICIO”— BECAUSE OF HIS OFFICE A GOD; IN PARTICULAR HE WAS RECOGNIZED AS HORUS, SON OF OSIRIS AND AS A BEING WHO COULD BE RITUALLY TRANSFORMED INTO AMUN-RE, CREATOR AND SOLAR GOD
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DIVINITY OF KING WAS RESULT OF SEXUAL UNION BETWEEN KING‟S MOTHER AND GOD AMUN, WHO TEMPORARILY ASSUMED THE FORM OF THE KING‟S FATHER
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AND DIVINE ESSENCE OF THE KING CAME FROM THE ROYAL KA; THE KA OF THE KING DIFFERED FROM THE KA OF EVERYONE ELSE: IT WAS PART OF THE DIVINE ESSENCE SHARED BY GODS AND BY ROYAL ANCESTORS
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KING AS GOD WAS AT THE APEX OF THE TRIANGULAR SOCIAL STRUCTURE AND THE KING WAS THE INTERMEDIARY BETWEEN HUMANS AND GODS
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THE KING WAS THEORETICALLY THE HIGH PRIEST OF EVERY CULT AND EVERY TEMPLE AND SOLE OFFICIANT OF THE RITUAL
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KING WAS AN ABSOLUTE RULER IN A HIGHLY CENTRALIZED ADMINISTRATION BUT WAS SOME CHECK ON HIS POWER: KING RULED BY AND UPHELD MA‟AT
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MA‟AT: TRUTH, JUSTICE & THE EGYPTIAN WAY OF LIFE
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This note was uploaded on 11/07/2010 for the course NE STUD 18 taught by Professor Redmount during the Fall '10 term at University of California, Berkeley.

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