The Goddess Maat is the Egyptian Goddess of Truth. She represents the ideals of law, order, and truth. The word, Maat translates as "that which is straight," it implies anything that is true, ordered, or balanced. She was the female counterpart of Thoth, "The Great Measure. Maat plays an important part in the Book of the Dead. It is in the Hall of Maat the judgement of the dead was performed. This was done by weighing one's heart (conscience) against the feather of Maat.
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Ma’at is the Egyptian concept of truth, balance, & justice; personified by the goddess called Ma’at. It is said that at the very moment of creation, the primordial waters from which all things arose spoke to Ra. They told him to “breathe ma’at” so that his “heart may live”. So, Ma’at existed, & is credited with bringing order to the universe from chaos at the moment of creation.