Results for: Akhenaton

In History, Politics & Society

What was a significance of akhenaton?

He brought upon the idea of monotheism* because he had a monotheistic tutor a while ago. So, he started believing it too. He therefore, made the people only believe and pray t (MORE)
In Ancient Egypt

Why was akhenaton important?

Because he was an originator of monotheism. Because he ruled Egypt from a new city.
In History, Politics & Society

Why is Akhenaton important?

Someone answered this already, but it was because he originated monotheism in Egypt and built a new city, Amarna, away from Cairo and the old ways ensconced there. He was also (MORE)
In Uncategorized

Why is akhenaton mportant?

Akhenaton was famous for trying to change traditional Egyptian religion. There might be something else but are research is inconclusive in that area.
In Slavery

Was Akhenaton Moses?

No. Akhenaton was an Egyptian pharoah who attempted to set up a new religion. He and his queen were murdered by the Egyptian priestly establishment. He never went anywhere nea (MORE)
In History, Politics & Society

How did akhenaton die?

It was never determined how the Egyptian pharaoh Akhenaten died.However, it is thought that he may have had some type of disease orillness.
In Religion & Spirituality

What was Akhenatons religion?

He worshiped the sun god Aten (an aspect of Ra), in a monistic way. That is, he recognized the existence of other gods, but only worshiped this one. Basically his religion was (MORE)
In Ancient Egypt

Was there a pyramid for akhenaton?

No,there wasnt.Since all pharoahs before akenaten were robbed,the people buried him on a hillside or something like that.Sorry, but I hope I helped.
In Egyptian Mythology

What did Akhenaton try to do?

Akhenaten, or Amenhotep IV, tried to change the Egyptian religion. He wanted everyone to worship the sun god, (not Ra, the element) Aten.
In Uncategorized

Who who is Akhenaton?

He is a Egyptian King who said that the sun is the god of RA butthe real god is Alah