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Be Brave enough to Enter Cursed tombs of Egypt for the first time.

By: Omnia Osama CAIRO -- 9 November 2017: for the first time in Egypt press office of antiquities stated that cursed pharaonic tombs are now open to the public. Cursed tombs were discovered in 1990 and reveal many secrets about workers who built Pyramids under the pharaohs' orders as the ongoing excavations proved that those workers are recruited Egyptian farmers rather than slaves who filled the grave with curses to protect dead from thieves. Cursed Tombs -- Reuters One of the opened tombs contains remains of worker's supervisor and royal palace supervisor known as Nefer Theth, who filled the grave with curses to protect the dead from thieves. The second one is owned by Egyptian Prince Khufu and his wife Meritites, all cursed tombs are located in Tribal mountain area and dated to the period of the Fourth Dynasty (2694-2513 BC). The tombs are opened for visitors for the first time since its discovery 27 years ago, the experts have been working to restore the site as a part of a plan to open more archeological sites to the public to boost tourism. Pharaonic tomb -- Reuters "All people who enter this tomb who will make evil against this tomb and destroy it, may the crocodile be against them in water and snakes against them on land. May the hippopotamus be against them in water, the scorpion against them on land" Archeologist Zahi Hawass in his book Valley of the Golden Mummies.

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