Bastet

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Bastet
Goddess o cats, Lawer Egyp, the sun an the muin
Bastet.svg
Bastet in her later furm as a cat-headed woman.
Name in hieroglyphs
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Major cult centrer= Bubastis
Symbol the cat, the sistrum
Personal Information
Consort Ptah,Anubis
Affspring Maahes,Khonsu
Parents Ra
Siblins Tefnut, Shu, Serqet, Sekhmet (in some occasions), Hathor (in some occasions),Thoth, Ptah (in some occasions)

Bastet wis a goddess in auncient Egyptian releegion, worshipped as early as the Seicont Dynasty (2890 BC). As Bast, she wis the goddess o warfare in Lawer Egyp, the Nile River delta region, afore the unification o the culturs o auncient Egyp. Her name is an aa spelled Baast, Ubasti, an Baset.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Badawi, Cherine. Footprint Egypt. Footprint Travel Guides, 2004.