Volume 6, Issue 1, June 2020, Page: 17-21
The Egyptian Period in the History of Embalming
Milyukov Vladimir Yefimovich, Department of Human Anatomy, Federal State Autonomous Educational Institution of Higher Education First Moscow State Medical University I. M. Sechenov of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation (Sechenov University), Moscow, Russian
Chilingaridi Svetlana Ninelievna, Department of Human Anatomy, Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University (RNRMU), Moscow, Russia
Sharifova Kheyalya Murshud Kizi, Department of Human Anatomy, Federal State Autonomous Educational Institution of Higher Education First Moscow State Medical University I. M. Sechenov of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation (Sechenov University), Moscow, Russian
Sharifov Elshan Rovshan Oglu, Head of the Clinic "Todays’ Dental", Moscow, Russia
Received: Nov. 25, 2019;       Accepted: Jan. 15, 2020;       Published: Feb. 10, 2020
DOI: 10.11648/j.ijcda.20200601.14      View  426      Downloads  70
Abstract
Since ancient times, people have sought to preserve the body of a deceased person as a container for his soul. Embalming originated in Egypt, presumably in 200 BC. and permission was used until 650 AD The need for embalming the bodies of the dead in Egypt was associated with religious beliefs that for this it was necessary to remain intact. The history of embalming is an interesting section of the science of man and has almost four millennia. It is known that the Egyptians skillfully embalmed the bodies of the dead, and no nation in the world could compete with them in this area. The embalming methods used by the Egyptians were changed in accordance with the usual and receiving embalmers. Modern research quite accurately restored the embalming process in Ancient Egypt, which was divided into several stages. The problem of preserving the bodies of the dead continues to worry scientists today, paving the way for modern anatomical technologies and contributing to their development. Based on the texts of the ancient Egyptian embalms, their unique, sometimes mysterious art, the teachings on embalming developed, improved and survived to this day. Centuries have passed in the time of Embalming, but the problem of preserving the bodies of the dead continues to worry scientists.
Keywords
Embalming History, Embalming Techniques and Methods, Embalming Categories in Egypt
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Milyukov Vladimir Yefimovich, Chilingaridi Svetlana Ninelievna, Sharifova Kheyalya Murshud Kizi, Sharifov Elshan Rovshan Oglu, The Egyptian Period in the History of Embalming, International Journal of Clinical and Developmental Anatomy. Vol. 6, No. 1, 2020, pp. 17-21. doi: 10.11648/j.ijcda.20200601.14
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