Compare And Contrast Egypt And Greek Culture

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The Greeks and the Egyptians, though they thrived around the same time periods, were two very distinct civilizations with different outlooks on the way they worshiped their gods and leaders. Both the Greeks and the Egyptians main focus when worshiping their gods was to appease their gods and to gain the gods favor, both through daily rituals, sacrifices, and prayer. The Egyptians believed that to get to the afterlife that a person’s body need to be preserved exactly as it was when you were living in order to get the sustenance needed to survive. While the Greeks believed that the afterlife existed underneath the ground, to get to the afterlife a person needed to be buried.
The Egyptians were a very strong civilization, starting in 3100 BCE

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