During the rule of the pharaohs fifth dynasty was at an increased rate worshiped the sun god Re. God chose Rea perhaps because faaraoni this dynasty originated from Heliopolis.
Title king "Son Ra" that the king identified with the solar deity, and was first used by in the previous dynasty importance. Rea Name of God becomes part of the native names of the rulers of this dynasty. A number of pharaohs took the Sinai campaign. It seems, therefore, that focused on Asia, but without neglecting Nubia. At the end of the reign of the dynasty of the Old Kingdom was in its heyday.
As well pharaohs fifth dynasty went on in the construction pyramid, but something of this dynasty pyramids were still special. The last pharaoh of the fifth dynasty Venis let decorate the walls burial chamber of the Pyramid Texts.
|5th dynasty (2,563 - 2,423 BC)|
|Userkaf||7 years||cult of the sun|
|Sahure||14 years||the top of relief art and sculpture in funereal complexes|
|Neferirkare Kakai||10 years||using of "Pyramids texts" (texts collection and magic spells)|
|Shepseskare Isi||7 years|
|Nyuserre Ini||31 years|
|Menkauhor Kaiu||8 years|
|Djedkare Isesi||39 years|