Lesson Focus Question What was the role of religion in ancient Egypt?
Journey to the Afterlife: Video Selections Today we will continue to investigate ancient Egyptian religious beliefs, specifically as they relate to beliefs about the afterlife. We will also continue to examine multiple sources; today our sources include a variety of videos. As you watch the videos, continue to to take notes using the document Journey to the Afterlife - Study Guide.
The first video provides an overview of ancient Egyptian beliefs about the afterlife, with a special focus on the role and importance of tombs.
The next videos explain the mummification process.
Now we will watch in excerpt of a video examining role of the Book of the Dead and the journey through the underworld.