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In Egyptian mythology, Sekhmet, was originally the warrior goddess as well as the goddess of healing for Upper Eqypt. She is depicted as a lioness, the fiercest hunter known to the Egyptians. It was said that her breath created the desert. She was seen as the protector of the pharaohs and led them in warfare. by Muninn

In Egyptian mythology, Sekhmet was the goddess of fire and war. She had the head of a lioness and the body of a woman. In her former life, she was Hathor. a solar goddess, and was named “Eye of Ra.”

Lion-headed Goddess Sekhmet, Kom Ombo Temple, Egypt

Statue of Sekhmet, Thebes (Ramesseum), Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III (1390-1353 BCE) As a warlike and protective goddess, imagery of Sekhmet often accompanied the pharaoh into battle. With her fiery arrows, she could send plagues and other diseases against her (and Pharaoh’s) enemies. .

Goddess Sechmet האלה הלביאה סחמת Egyptian lioness-headed goddess Sechmet by petrus

A granite statue of the lion-headed war goddess Sekhmet is seen in Luxor, Egypt Egyptologists find goddess and king in Sudan

Sekhmet daughter of Ra had the head of a lioness

God Ptah and goddess Sekhmet | Sekhmet is the lion-headed sitting figureine. From Tutankhamun's Tomb. Flickr - Photo Sharing!