Extras

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First Civilizations

Ritual

Explore how rituals bring people together.

Ritual

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First Civilizations

Nabta Playa

Nabta Playa became a religious monument where people could gather and worship.

Nabta Playa

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First Civilizations

Kings Become Gods

In Ancient Egypt, at the site of Nekhen, kings were recognized as living gods.

Kings Become Gods

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First Civilizations

Episode 2 Preview | Religion

Learn why every successful civilization needs a narrative — a shared set of beliefs.

Episode 2 Preview | Religion