The maxims of ptahhotep or instruction of ptahhotep is an ancient egyptian literary composition based on the vizier ptahhotep’s wisdom and experiences. Precepts of the prefect the feudal lord 1 ptah-hotep, under the majesty of the king of the south and north, assa, living eternally for ever the majesty of this god says: instruct him in the. Precepts of ptah hotep even though the precepts of ptah hotep is one of the oldest documents in the world, the precepts are still relevant to social customs today. Ancient egyptian texts is there any here like hardjedef precepts of the prefect, the lord ptah-hotep (5th dynasty, probably written down during the middle kingdom.
Ptahhotep (ptāħ ħwtp), sometimes known as ptahhotep i, ptahhotpe or ptah-hotep, was an ancient egyptian vizier during the late 25th century bc and early 24th century bc. Precepts of ptah hotep even though the precepts of ptah hotep is one of the oldest documents in the world, the precepts are still relevant to social customs today to be more specific, the.
The moral teachings of ptah-hotep (kartikeya senapati) introduction: this the precepts of the overseer of the city and tjati ptah-hotep. Ptah-hotep take a look at the precepts of ptah in this section pick out one of the points raised and discuss what you think about it in your own words no sources at all just your thoughts. The wisdom sayings of ptahhotep - papyrus prisse & variants - the art of listening & good discourse - the tongue of the scales & the state of veneration. That he had enjoyed above all others the favour of the king, and in a text published by lepsius (denkmäler, ii 115) we read: assa hesi ptah-hotep, the favourite of assa, ptah-hotep in.