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Amon's name means "hidden", and his image was typically rendered in blue, which was the symbol of invisibility.
Amon had significance for fertility and was represented as a ram (cf.
Amon was strongly disputed by Akhnaten, who introduced Aten as the sole god, leading to the destruction of Amon's cult.
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 Amon Goeth, Hitlers nazi butcher
The SS officer Amon Goeth, the Commandant of the Plaszow labor camp, had made the final 'liquidation' of the Crakow ghetto and had experience at three death camps in eastern Poland, Belzec, Sobibor, and Treblinka...
Amon Goeth was arrested in the autumn of 1944 in connection with an investigation of corruption and fl market activities in the camps, the same investigation that brought about the execution of Karl Koch and Hermann Florstedt.
Amon Goeth was hanged for his crimes on September 13, 1946, not far from his camp.
auschwitz.dk /Goeth.htm   (1920 words)

 JewishEncyclopedia.com - AMON, KING OF JUDAH.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Amon was buried in the garden of Uzza, where his father had been buried before him (II Kings, xxi.
Such a one was Amon, the son of Manasseh, for the (Apocryphal) Scripture says: "And Amon reasoned an evil reasoning of transgression and said: 'My father from his childhood was a great transgressor, and he repented in his old age.
In any case it is significant that Amon's death was caused by a palace intrigue, and that the "people of the land," as the account directly states (II Kings, xxi.
www.jewishencyclopedia.com /view.jsp?artid=1420&letter=A&search=Meshullemeth   (707 words)

 The History of Rock Music. Amon Duul: biography, discography, reviews, links
Amon Duul 0 were a free-jazz trio, formed in 1966 in Munich by guitarist and violinist Chris Karrer, by bassist Lothar Meid and by drummer Christian Burchard (who would go on to form Embryo).
Amon Duul (with no zero) were instead the musical expression of a commune that included both artists and political activists, and in particular Karrer.
Amon Duul II had mastered the fusion between rock'n'roll, avantgarde and world-music, using such fusion to pen long and dynamic post-psychedelic musical journeys that reinvented the form of the classical fantasia in the age of post-modernism.
www.scaruffi.com /vol3/amonduul.html   (4398 words)

 The God Amon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Amon was considered the father of all gods and was known as ' He who Resides'.
Amon is either shown with blue or fl skin, which in Ancient Egypt was the colour of regeneration.
They were the Opet festival, during which Amon visited his harem at Luxor, and the 'Beautiful Festival of the Valley', that took Amon to the west bank of the Nile to visit the temples of the pharaohs and the cemeteries of the people.
www.myjourneyaroundtheworld.co.uk /egyptian_history/your_egyptian_gods/the_god_amon.htm   (562 words)

In demonology Amon is one of Astaroth's assistants.
Amon's wife was Mut, with whom he had the son Khonsu, the god of the moon.
In Thebes, Amon formed a triad with his wife and son, becoming the patron of the pharaohs, and therefore a national god of Egypt.
www.occultopedia.com /a/amon.htm   (2279 words)

 Amon Tobin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Amon Tobin is a musician, DJ, and producer known for his massive sound walls of sampled jazz fused with drum and bass and samba.
Amon Adonai Santos de Araujo Tobin was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
After a three-year hiatus from releasing any major original work, he was contracted by video game company Ubisoft to compose the soundtrack for Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory, released in 2005.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Amon_Tobin   (181 words)

 GrandPrix.com > GP Encyclopedia > Constructors > Amon
At the end of the year Amon left the Italian organization and announced that he was starting his own Formula 1 team and would build a car for the 1974 season.
Amon financed much of the project himself although additional backing came from John Dalton and Gordon Fowell was commissioned to design the Amon-Ford AF101.
Amon qualified 23rd ahead of a couple of cars but retired with brake problems at one-quarter distance.
www.grandprix.com /gpe/con-amon.html   (238 words)

 Absolute Anime / Witch Hunter Robin / Amon
Their relationship is rocky at first, but it eventually turns into a caring, though sometimes cryptic, friendship (especially after Amon saves Robin from her attackers in episode 14 or 15).
Amon is the most mysterious of all the hunters at the STN-J. As far as anyone knows, he doesn't even have a last name.
Amon is the oldest senior hunter, and the one with the most experience.
www.absoluteanime.com /witch_hunter_robin/amon.htm   (523 words)

 Amon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Amon of Judah, king of the Kingdom of Judah and son of Manasseh
Amon also means "Mountain" or "Mount" in Sindarin, an artificial language by J.
This is a disambiguation page, a list of pages that otherwise might share the same title.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Amon   (116 words)

 Amon--Egyptian Mythology Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Amon, Amen, Amen Ra, Amon Re Amon is the Egyptian god of wind, fertility, and secrets.
The name Amon means the "hidden one" and became associated with the color blue, which symbolizes invisibility.
Amon, his wife Mut and their son Khonsu, the god of the moon, formed the Theban Triad.
www.loyno.edu /~lmfontan/Grmythology.html   (174 words)

 Trial of Amon Leopold Goeth. United Nations War Crimes Commission. 1948
It was charged that the accused Amon Leopold Goeth, an Austrian subject, as a member of the NSDAP and of the "Waffen SS" took part in the activities of the criminal organizations.
The criminal activities of the accused Amon Goeth in the Cracow district were but a fragment of a wide action which aimed at the extermination of the Jewish population in Europe.
Against this background appeared the person of the accused Amon Goeth, whose life career from the early years was inseparably bound with the Nazi movement, and who was responsible for the atrocities committed as part of a general pattern of the German policy aiming at complete extermination of the Jewish population in Europe.
www.ess.uwe.ac.uk /WCC/goeth.htm   (4111 words)

 Neverwinter Nights: The World of Amon
The World of Amon is based on a pen and paper campaign I have been working with since I was very young playing D&D. The story has evolved over the years, accelerated through the cathartic act of creating Amon in NWN.
The goal was to lock the reawakening spirits of Amon's crew in hibernation pods, reconstitute and reunite Amon and Alise, and to see them off the planet hearing their promise to return with help.
It is a love story between Amon and Alise who are separated by their choice to defend the miners from their insane Captain Stalaris who sought to kill them to cover the atrocities he had committed.
nwn.bioware.com /players/profile_pw_amon.html   (1298 words)

 Absolute Anime / Kirby: Right Back At Ya! / Amon
Amon used to be a normal, innocent sheep, but King Dedede wanted to eat him.
Amon saw what cowards the sheep were and returned to his normal form with his creepy evil pupil-ful eyes.
Later that day, Amon said to his friends that he would find a flock of sheep who feel the same way he does, and before running off into the sunset and leaving Cappy Town, he told Kirby to fight on.
www.absoluteanime.com /kirby/amon.htm   (287 words)

 Amon 15
After a few moments, Amon told her casually, “When I saw my mother’s memory…I managed to see a few papers with the title of ‘Memory Reconstruction’ on them.
Amon grabbed his gun from a nearby drawer, and closed it again.
After Amon dropped her off and she was done getting ready for the day, Robin had ridden to the STN-J very nervously.
www.angelfire.com /anime5/vira9494/TTOTH/Ch15.html   (2207 words)

 The Talking Drum (IM Amon Simutowe)
A pleasure to talk to, Amon has an interest in economics and finance and is currently seeking his 3rd and final GM norm.
IM Amon Simutowe was born on the 6th of January in 1982.
Amon recently competed in the 2001 World Junior Championships in Greece (scoring 7-6) and will now prepare for the African Championships in Cairo, Egypt on 15-26th of September.
www.thechessdrum.net /talkingdrum/TDsepoct01.html   (970 words)

 Amon Tobin Bio   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Maybe that's why Amon Tobin is one of those under-appreciated artists who works on the frontline of music innovation without always getting the props he deserves.
People began comparing Amon to Ennio Morricone, artists as diverse as David Byrne and Cannibal Corpse went out of their way to praise him and Tobin found himself playing sold out shows at the Montreal Jazz Festival, the Knitting Factory in New York and the Coachella Festival.
Amon's fourth album is his most challenging yet, in some ways a departure, in others a development of everything that has gone before.
www.bonnaroo.com /2002/artists02/bio_amontobin.htm   (866 words)

 Tiny Mix Tapes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Amon Tobin:Recorded Live, the fourth installment in the Solid Steel series, was created using a software/hardware bundle called Final Scratch where by using two time coded records on the decks, Amon Tobin triggered music files on his laptop.
Stretching out and tweaking large sections of every track, he is in a constant state of mixing for the entire set; and instead of being pushed off to the last minute of the track, the mixes themselves become the main attraction.
Amon recorded this CD live in Melbourne during the tour supporting his 2002 masterpiece Out From Out Where, so most of his own tracks here are that album's completely sampled reconstructions, usually creepy drum and bass and atmospheric uptempo numbers.
www.tinymixtapes.com /musicreviews/t/amon_tobin.htm   (1155 words)

 Ninjatune Releases - Solid Steel Presents Amon Tobin:Recorded Live
Every night of this antipodean leg was recorded, and it was decided that this memorable and sweaty night in Melbourne, with Amon under the distracting influences of drugs, alcohol and Ozzy girls, would be the perfect opportunity to add to the Solid Steel series.
Amon has effortlessly incorporated many of his favourite aspects of drum and bass and heavy, heavy beats in the mix along with lush downtempo and even some Velvet Underground.
As this set was made as a DJ alternative to Amon taking a band out on the road he includes his own material alongside the music that has influenced and inspired him.
www.ninjatune.net /ninja/release.php?id=860   (604 words)

 EX: Review - Anime - Amon Saga
Perhaps AMON SAGA's biggest draw is that the character designs were done by Amano Yoshitaka, famous for Vampire Hunter D and Final Fantasy (EX even published a calendar with his works).
Amon himself is a great swordsman with an amazing blade, though is far from invincible as he gets himself into trouble.
AMON SAGA is primarily an action anime consisting of mostly sword fights with the occasional odd magic battle.
www.ex.org /articles/2001/2001.09.30-rev_anime-us-amon_saga.html   (455 words)

 CMT.com : Amon Düül : Biography
Though Amon Düül ceased recording material by 1972, frequent reissues during the decade -- and the resumption of the Amon Düül name by several Amon Düül II alumni in the 1980s -- resulted in still more confusion.
Wishing to bring their vision of hippie living to a worldwide audience, the collective named themselves Amon Düül (Amon being an Egyptian sun god, Düül a character from Turkish fiction) and recorded hours of material during what is reportedly one mammoth recording session from early 1969.
By 1971, it was clear that Amon Düül II was the major unit of the axis.
www.cmt.com /artists/az/amon_duul/bio.jhtml   (552 words)

 AnimeOnDVD.com >> Disc Reviews >> Amon Saga
Amon - a young man on a desperate quest to avenge the death of his mother.
When Amon comes in to save the day, it's also apparent that it's been happening to him as well, with jagged lines and then blocks of blurriness.
She ends up becoming acquainted with Amon when he saves her life, and he begins working towards saving her (along with a foreign spy whose trying to do the same) while completing his vengeance against Valhiss.
www.animeondvd.com /reviews2/disc_reviews/110.php   (1236 words)

 Amon Duul
Amon Duul was originally a commune of 10 to 12 musicians committed to creating political art (or so says Cope in his new book, Krautrocksampler).
Now Amon Duul 1 were responsible for four albums and finally with their reissue on Spalax, I can actually review them all.
Secondly, Amon Duul 1 is something which may be difficult to understand outside of its context within a larger body of work called Krautrock.
www.furious.com /perfect/amonduul.html   (1468 words)

 COLOR: List of Ancient Egyptian Gods
She was also worshipped at Thebes along with Amon and Mut.
- Worshipped at Thebes, she was a consort of Amon and part of the Theban Triad (group of three gods).
From the fifth Dynasty onwards he becomes a national god and is combined with the supreme deity Amon.
saxakali.com /COLOR_ASP/listof.htm   (657 words)

 amon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Amon's name means "skilled," or "trained." He was one of the few kings of Judah whose name didn't contain a form of -iah (Jah) or Jo- (the names of the Lord).
Perhaps Manasseh was so devoted to his foreign gods he chose not to give his son a name that contained a variation on Jehovah.
King Amon was 22 years old when he became king, in 642 BCE, and reigned for only two years.
medialdea.net /historyguy80538/amon.htm   (172 words)

When Amon was elected lay leader of the Virginia Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church last month, she became the first woman to hold that position in the conference's 212-year history.
Amon, 54, is a Bennetts Creek resident, a lifelong Methodist and a member of Monumental United Methodist Church in Portsmouth.
Amon was gratified that her election was announced to a standing ovation at Norfolk's Scope, where the annual conference was held June 19-22.
scholar.lib.vt.edu /VA-news/VA-Pilot/issues/1994/vp940710/07080310.htm   (1097 words)

 Ancient Egypt: the Mythology - Amon
Those who requested favors from Amon were required to demonstrate their worthiness or to confess their sins first.
When the queen Hatshepsut found supporters among the priests of Amon, she honored their god by claiming that he was her father and she built her temple in Deir el-Bahri in his honor.
However, Amon never regained his former following and the pharaohs and the country focused their religious devotion to the gods of the Osirian family.
www.egyptianmyths.net /amon.htm   (473 words)

 Amon Düül: Reviews, Discography, Audio Clips, and more ||| Music.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Though Amon Düül [+] ceased recording material by 1972, frequent reissues during the decade -- and the resumption of the Amon Düül [+] name by several Amon Düül II [+] alumni in the 1980s -- resulted in still more confusion.
Listeners unfamiliar with the lineup of every Amon Düül [+]-related release can content themselves with the fact that the main line of the group began with Amon Düül [+] in the late '60s and moved to Amon Düül II [+] for the 1970s recordings.
By 1971, it was clear that Amon Düül II [+] was the major unit of the axis.
www.music.com /group/amon_duul/1   (676 words)

 Amon's Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
If someone is upset or not feeling well, Amon will sit by that cat/person's side until he feels all is well.
Amon suffers from Feline Herpes - a non-life threatening disease that affects his eyes.
But in her passing, I was able to save Amon, who turned out to be one of the best cats ever.
members.aol.com /amonvon/amonpage/amon.html   (190 words)

 Amon Duul - Germany’s Psychedelic Rockers
Amon Duul II began its existence as a communal band, but as it became successful it began moving away from its early tripping, freak-out music, developing some instrumental professionalism and polish.
Amon Duul II began life in the late Sixties as a spin-off from Amon Duul, a commune which had formed a loose-knit band (as detailed in Part One of this series).
The saga of Amon Duul II is probably not over, but for most collectors the treasure is in their first decade of recording.
www.holeintheweb.com /drp/bhd/AmonDuul.htm   (3157 words)

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