Gods and Goddesses
Read about the Gods and Goddesses of our ancestors from Ancient Egyptian Gods to Celtic Gods, Hindu and Eastern Gods, and more.
... He is Horus who arose as king of Upper and Lower Egypt, who united the Two Lands in the Nome of the Wall, the place in which the Two Lands were united. From the Shabaka Stone, British MuseumThis most ancient of deities is most definitely not to be confused with Horus (Hor-sa-Isis or Haroeris), child of Isis and Osiris. In his earliest incarnation, Horus was a sky god whose name was "Hor," meaning either "face" or "distant," but he later evolved into a solar deity during the introduction of the Osirian cult.The usual iconography of this god was of either a falcon or a man wit..
Isis is perhaps the best known and most beloved of the Ancient Egyptian Gods. She is the sister-wife of Osiris, mother of Horus, and some believe adopted as the Virgin Mary in Christian myths. Known as Aset, Auset or Eset in Ancient Egypt, she was the great mother Goddess and the Goddess of 10,000 names with many roles assigned to her. Her cult expanded worldwide into the British Isles and beyond. There are too many myths and legends about Isis to include them all here, but for those looking for more information about this beautiful Goddess, I'll briefly give you some of the more..
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