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Heliopolitan Egyptian Creation Myth; Represented again. Geb & Nut being separated.

creation stories & myths PowerPoints for to compare creation stories in literacy unit

An overview of the Greek gods of myth, the main players, from Apollo to Zeus, what they do, and how they all fit together. infografía

An overview of the Greek gods of myth, the main players, from Apollo to Zeus, what they do, and how they all fit together. I've always found Greek/Roman mythology interesting.

Snakes custoding the eternity. Photo by Carlos Diaz Vazquez — National Geographic Your Shot. Uraeus frieze is one of the most beautiful arquitectonic findings you can see in Egypt. Placed at Saqqara, next to the Djoser (Zoser) Pyramid, in their south tomb chapel.

Snakes custoding the eternity. Uraeus frieze is one of the most beautiful arquitectonic findings you can see in Egypt. Placed at Saqqara, next to the Djoser (Zoser) Pyramid, in their south tomb chapel.

Pharaoh Seti I with Hathor, detail, Louvre.

King Seti I (Sethos I) with Hathor, detail, Louvre. His coiled hair is styled exactly like the Afar men. His face is anointed with red ochre mixed with fat.

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Ogdoad  - Hermopolis creation myth foc on the nature of universe before creation of the world. The inherent qualities of primeval waters were repby a set of eight gods, called the Ogdoad. The god Nu and female cpart Naunet rep inert primeval water; Huh and Hauhet rep the water's infinite extent; Kuk and Kauket personi the darkness present within it; and Amun and Amaunet rep its hidden nature, in contrast to the tangible world of the living

There is no single definitive Egyptian creation myth, rather a collection of stories that have been transmitted and revised over time. This is partly due to the structure of Egyptian religion, whic…

Nut, Goddess of the Sky by MyWorld1.deviantart.com

Deity of the Day Nut The Egyptian Goddess Nut or Neuth; also spelled Nuit or Newet) was the goddess of the sky in the Ennead of Egyptian mythology. She was seen as a star-covered nude woman.

A History of the Nebadon Universe and the Sol Sun System

A History of the Nebadon Universe and the Sol Sun System

Religion: Coffin Texts are magical funerary spells written upon coffins of the Middle Kingdom. In order to survive the "journey" to the underworld, people believed they needed Coffin Texts. This became a big phenomena in the Middle Kingdom.

Religion: Coffin Texts are magical funerary spells written upon coffins of the Middle Kingdom. In order to survive the "journey" to the underworld, people believed they needed Coffin Texts. This became a big phenomena in the Middle Kingdom.

Trade: The main transportation of trade was by boat. The Egyptians traded with many nearby civilizations such as Nubia. The boats traveled up and down the Nile River and the Red Sea.

Trade: The main transportation of trade was by boat. The Egyptians traded with many nearby civilizations such as Nubia. The boats traveled up and down the Nile River and the Red Sea.

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The Magical Papyrus Harris: "the south becomes north, and the Earth turns over." The Dendera Zodiac is upside down and progresses in reverse seems to represent earth upside down. However, what is reoriented is the zodiac.

Khnum -- was one of the earliest Egyptian deities, originally the god of the source of the Nile River__he was thought to be the creator of the bodies of human children, which he made at a potter's wheel, from clay, and placed in their mothers' wombs. He later was described as having moulded the other deities. ((picture by Alfred Molon))

Egyptian god Khnum bas-relief Upper Nile Valley / Temple of Seti in Abydos Egypt

The Sun God Ra traveling in his Solar Barge to traverse the underworld. "Hail, thou Disk, thou lord of rays, who risest on the horizon day by day! Shine thou with thy beams of light upon the face of Osiris Ani, who is true of voice; for he singeth hymns of praise unto thee at dawn, and he maketh thee to set at eventide with words of adoration..."

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