Why we have built
the Temples

All worlds where life exists are connected through cosmic channels of…


A child
playing with flowers

Xochipilli is a solar god, the god of light, life, play, poetry and art. He is…


The Temples of Humankind and Beethoven

Most of what we can hear and read about now is the pandemic. It is certainly…


The Temples
told by
Julie Piatt

Over the years we have had the pleasure of guiding thousands of pilgrims along…


Art, soul and history

The fire at the Parisian cathedral of Notre Dame in April 2019 brought to our…


Happy Holidays from the Temples of Humankind

Dear friend, a new year is about to begin! May each of us be a luminous example…


Horus, the God of Wholeness

The god Horus is one of the most significant ones in the mythology of ancient…


The skeleton and the butterfly

Meditating on the divinity Itzpapalotl moves strong archetypes within us. Her…


Itzpapalotl and the true meaning of things

Do not be fooled by Itzpapalotl’s somewhat disturbing appearance: the…


The New Photo Book and 2020 Calendar of the Temples of Humankind

The Temples of Humankind are the heart of Damanhur and a precious magical…


Temples of Humankind - virtual tour

The Temples of Humankind are visited by thousands of people from all over the…


The Temples told by
Terry Gilbey

Over the years we have had the pleasure of guiding thousands of pilgrims along…


Stories of Damanhurians: Pangolino Tulipano

Pangolino Tulipano came to Damanhur to give meaning to his life. He was born…


The Temples told by:
David Pearl

We have taken thousands of people to visit our Temples, and one thing we have…


Journey into the Temples of Humankind:
The Hall of Metals

This circular Temple is dedicated to metals and to time. Eight precious glass…


Journey into the Temples of Humankind:
The Hall of Water

I open a small door… and here I am in the Hall of Water In this hall,…


The Stone Circuits

To create a connection with the energies of the Earth and the cosmos, in…


Can all Divine forces co-exist in Harmony?

The Hall of the Labyrinth is one of the Halls of the Temples of Humankind which…


The Underground Temples of Humankind-A First Encounter

After nearly a month in Damanhur I finally go to the underground Temples. When…