The Rise And Fall Of The Aten Religion

– The Egyptian solar god Aten is most well known as the focus of the  “Amarna Revolution” which occurred during the reign of the pharaoh Akhenaten in the mid 14th century BCE. Less well known is the gods rise to power which took place over several generations as the royal family sought to balance the power of the cult of Amun. (Full Article)

Akhenaten and family with the Aten.

Akhenaten and family with the Aten.