The Feast of Sekhmet-Bast-Ra: Composite Deities in Ancient Egypt

amor et mortem

What is remembered, lives. According to the old Cairo calendar, today is the Feast of Sekhmet-Bast-Ra: Blessed be Their Names! In the 164th Chapter of The Book of the Dead, we are presented with this glorious hymn (I’m citing the Budge translation):

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