Senuseret III (Part I): The Secret Tombs Around 1880 BCE, one of Egypt's most legendary kings takes the throne of the Two Lands:  Kha-kau-Re Senuseret III ("The Kas of Re Appear in Glory"). He initiates his 20+ year reign with an incredibly ambitious building program: two royal tombs are being built at once. At the same time, [...]

Ka-kheper-Re Senuseret II and the Faiyum Oasis In c.1892 BCE a new king is on the throne. Senuseret II, son of Amenemhat II, is a minor king. But he is responsible for a very interesting project... Direct Download (Save As mp3). The king himself (Source: The pyramid of Senusret II, at Lahun. (DePual University). The crown [...]