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The gods of the Egyptians or, Studies in Egyptian mythology. by Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge

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Published by Dover Publications in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mythology, Egyptian

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL2441 .B83 1969
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5308385M
ISBN 100486220559, 0486220567
LC Control Number72091925

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* * * The Gospel of Egyptians. The God-written, holy, secret book. Grace, understanding, perception, (and) prudence (be) with him who has written it - Eugnostos the beloved, in the Spirit - in the flesh, my name is Gongessos - and my fellow lights in incorruptibility. Jesus Christ, Son of God. Egyptian Mythology. Many books have been written on religion in ancient Egypt. This brief overview is meant only to explain some of the basic concepts and to introduce some of the gods. Religion in ancient Egypt was not unlike modern times. Today, not everyone believes in the same way, or of the same god. Egypt was no different.   The gods and goddesses of Ancient Egypt were an integral part of the people's everyday lives. It is not surprising then that there were over 2, deities in the Egyptian pantheon. Some of these deities' names are well known: Isis, Osiris, Horus, Amun, Ra, Hathor, Bastet, Thoth, Anubis, and Ptah while many others less : Joshua J. Mark. Anubis weighing the soul of the scribe Ani, from the Egyptian Book of the Dead, c. bce. Mary Evans Picture Library/age fotostock. Anubis was concerned with funerary practices and the care of the dead. He was usually represented as a jackal or as a man with the head of a jackal.

B. God promised that while in Egypt they would become a “great nation” (Gen –4). C. The book of Exodus opens by showing that this promise was fulfilled (Exod ).   By far the most thorough, most useful coverage of the gods of Ancient Egypt is this book by Dr. Budge of the British Museum, one of the foremost Egyptologists of the century. In it is presented practically everything known about the high gods, the local gods, demigods, demons, and mythological figures of Khem. Volume 2 of a two-volume set by one of the foremost Egyptologists contains 20 chapters including Amen, and Amen-Ra, and the Triad of Thebes; Hapi, the God of the Nile; The Triad of Elephantine; Osiris; Isis; miscellaneous gods of the winds, senses, planets, and more; and Sacred Animals and Birds. 49 plates, 93 illustrations.4/5. Volume 2 of a two-volume set by one of the foremost Egyptologists contains 20 chapters including Amen, and Amen-Ra, and the Triad of Thebes; Hapi, the God of the Nile; The Triad of Elephantine; Osiris; Isis; miscellaneous gods of the winds, senses, planets, and more; and .