Egyptian Archaic Lunar Calendar

Lunar-Solar Cycle (based on summer solstice GMT)
Month
name

Year 10
Presiding deity

Lunar
month
begins

Tekhy

Seth/Thoth

4-Jul-16

Minkhet

Min

2-Aug-16

HatHor

Hathor

Ka-HorKa

Month
name

Year 11
Presiding deity

Lunar month
begins

Thoth

24-Jun-17

Tekhy

Seth

23-Jul-17

1-Sep-16

Minkhet

Min

21-Aug-17

Osiris/Sokar

1-Oct-16

HatHor

Hathor

20-Sep-17

Sef Bedet

Neith

30-Oct-16

Ka-HorKa

Osiris/Sokar

19-Oct-17

Rekh wer

Nuit

29-Nov-16

Sef Bedet

Neith

18-Nov-17

Rekh
Nedjes

Anubis

29-Dec-16

Rekh wer

Nuit

18-Dec-17

Rnwtt

Renenutet

29-Jan-17

Rekh
Nedjes

Anubis

Khonsu

Khonsu

26-Feb-17

Rnwtt

Renenutet

Horus

Horus/Sobek

28-Mar-17

Khonsu

Ipet

Jepet

26-Apr-17

Horus

Wep
Renpet

Ra

25-May-17

Ipet

Khonsu
Horus/Sobek
Jepet

A "lunar standstill" occurred in year one of this 19 year cycle
Test: If NM after summer solstice occurs within 11 days then an intercalary month
(shown as grey column) is needed
Information compiled by House of Life at Ombos - check for revisions and
corrections. For those who wish to continue using the Late Egyptian Civil Calendar
one possible solution is given below:  

   
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