Nyuserre Ini was a pharaoh of Ancient Egypt, the sixth ruler of the
Fifth Dynasty during the Old Kingdom period. The younger son of
Neferirkare Kakai and queen Khentkaus II and the brother of the short-
lived king Neferefre, Nyuserre probably lived in the second half of the
25th century BCE and reigned for more than two decades. He was
succeeded by Menkauhor Kaiu, who could have been his nephew and a son of
Neferefre. Nyuserre built three pyramids for himself and his queens and
completed a further three for his father, mother and brother, all in the
necropolis of Abusir. His temple dedicated to the sun god Ra was named
Shesepibre or "Joy of the heart of Ra"; it is the largest such temple
that survives from the Old Kingdom. He also completed the Nekhenre, the
Sun Temple of Userkaf in Abu Gorab, and the valley temple of Menkaure in
the Giza necropolis. The state-sponsored funerary cult established at
Nyuserre's death lasted until the Twelfth Dynasty of the Middle Kingdom.
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