Philae, Philae Island

View of Temple of Isis on Philae from Nile
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Philae Island is home to the great Temple of Isis, a major place of pilgrimage in the ancient world and one of the last sanctuaries to be converted to Christianity.

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318783
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Philae
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24.025256° N, 32.884250° E

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Philae (Philae Island, Egypt)
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April 11, 2015