CAT GODDESS BAST IN SAQQARA PYRAMID TEXTS

If you would like to listen, scroll down.  Saqqara has not only offered archeologists a treasure trove of tombs and mummies, but also the pyramid texts; texts that are written in limestone which contain thousands of lines of hieroglyphs describing myths and religious rituals.  Gaston Maspero, in 1894, was the first to discover and then […]

THE CAT GODDESS BAST IS WORSHIPPED

If you prefer to listen, scroll down. The ancient Egyptians worshipped the cat goddess Bast at four main sites.  Bast, the cat goddess, was a very important deity to the ancient Egyptians confirmed by their unfailing devotion to her not only in one part of the kingdom, but also at various locations in both Upper […]

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