Archaeological discovery dating back to the Sawy era
The Egyptian-Spanish archaeological mission to the University of Barcelona, working in the Al-Bahnasa region, reached the discovery of a unique tomb dating back to the El-Sawy era.
The discovery of a Cemetry that dates back the the Sawy era
Al-Bahnasa is located on the western side of the Nile at Minya Governorate. It is 198 kilometers south of Cairo. It has been said that Virgin Mary and Jesus, son of Mary, sat under her when they were on a trip to Upper Egypt. It was famous at the Islamic era for making gold-encrusted textiles.