THE KALABSHA TEMPLE
The temple of kalabsha is situated on Nasser island about 500 meters
away from the Aswan Dam. It was established during the Ptolemaic dynasty and
was successfully finished under the reign of Roman emperor Augustus.
The temple was devoted to the Nubian god mandulis and it is considered
the biggest free-standing temple in Nubia. The fact that Egypt was ruled by
both Egyptians and Romans made the final output impressive. There are some
pictures where Roman emperors and Egyptian Pharaohs were worshipping the
You can take the stairs to the roof to see a breathtaking view of the
lake and the High Dam.