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Sphinx & Great Pyramid in Egypt – Spring Equinox Observance

Visit the Sphinx & Pyramids of Egypt and observe the amazing Spring Equinox alignments!

The pyramid of Khafre and the Great Sphinx in Egypt. Image source: Hamish2k (CC BY-SA 3.0)

What: Spring Equinox Observance

Where: Giza Plateau, Egypt

When: March 20th 2016 Time: Sunrise

Who: Ancient Egyptian

About: Imagine yourself at the footsteps of the Great Sphinx of Giza, observing the symbolic gaze towards the rising Sun on the Spring Equinox. Although the Giza plateau holds many alignments, the Spring Equinox is its most dominant. Watch the Sun as it appears in the horizon and aligns with the mysterious symbol of the Great Sphinx.  At noon you can observe the Great Pyramid casting no shadow due to its ingenious architecture and alignment.

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  • It would be amazing to observe spring equinox at the Giza Plateau. I can imagine that it must have been a major pilgrimage site for hundreds or even thousands of years. I wonder if there are people who gather there today and if they feel a connection to the extraordinary past of this place.

  • In the link below called “Decoding The Ancient Meaning of the Sphinx and it’s Origin as Anubis”, Besebuub and Lara Atwood make complete sense on the history of this magnificent ancient site and it’s esoteric significance.

    This is a brilliant write up which deserve a lot of attention, it’s true meaning is very special for all spiritual seekers who wish to be finally free of this world of misery.

    Loved every bit of this information, a big thank you to Belsebuub and Lara Atwood.

    Thanks Christos for your efforts to bring this information forward.

    • Hi john, thanks for sharing the link above.
      Belsebuub and Lara have done such a great job in giving this information on the true meaning of the sphinx. I can see how this article deserves much attention as there is so much to this process that is misunderstood. I hope to one day receive a deeper understanding of these mysteries.

      Also thanks for sharing this valuable information Christos.

  • I wonder if there is a group that celebrates this event at the Giza Plateau – It seems it would be very special to be there at that time.

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