I have been obsessed with Egyptian history for years.  I actually minored in history just so I could take all the Egyptian history classes offered by Clemson.  One of these days I intend to visit!

I have been obsessed with Egyptian history for years. I actually minored in history just so I could take all the Egyptian history classes offered by Clemson. One of these days I intend to visit!

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

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

1912 Dress, Simcox, a NY dressmaker, highlights the Egyptian revival.  The dress was worn by Jeannie Lamson Currier on Jan. 4, 1912.

1912 Dress, Simcox, a NY dressmaker, highlights the Egyptian revival. The dress was worn by Jeannie Lamson Currier on Jan. 4, 1912.

photos of ancient egypt | The Major Diety of Ancient Egyptians | Egypt View

photos of ancient egypt | The Major Diety of Ancient Egyptians | Egypt View

Egyptian Goddess Hathor. She was known as "the Great One of Many Names" and her titles and attributes are so numerous that she was important in every area of the life and death of the ancient Egyptians. She was originally a personification of the Milky Way. As time passed she absorbed the attributes of many other goddesses.

Egyptian Goddess Hathor. She was known as "the Great One of Many Names" and her titles and attributes are so numerous that she was important in every area of the life and death of the ancient Egyptians. She was originally a personification of the Milky Way. As time passed she absorbed the attributes of many other goddesses.

Original pinner: the revered mother of Horus and the wife and sister of Osiris, Isis is widely revered as one of the most beloved and worshipped Goddesses throughout history and one of the greatest sorceresses of all time. Associated with the divine powers of motherhood, marital devotion, and healing, Isis is said to have brought Osiris back to life and aided in his becoming the powerful god of the underworld for which he is now known.

Original pinner: the revered mother of Horus and the wife and sister of Osiris, Isis is widely revered as one of the most beloved and worshipped Goddesses throughout history and one of the greatest sorceresses of all time. Associated with the divine powers of motherhood, marital devotion, and healing, Isis is said to have brought Osiris back to life and aided in his becoming the powerful god of the underworld for which he is now known.

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