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NEWS: Hundreds witness solstice at King Ramses II temple

Dawn breaks on statues of Pharoah Ramses II (right) and the god, Amun (left), in the inner sanctum of the temple of Abu Simbel (Source: Ahram Online).

“Tourists gather at Aswan’s Abu Simbel to witness bi-annual solstice when sun’s rays fall directly on temple of King Ramses II” – via Ahram Online.

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