Egyptians believe that owls are guardians and protectors of the dead. This is Horus.  The British Museum http://www.britishmuseum.org/

Egyptians believe that owls are guardians and protectors of the dead. This is Horus. The British Museum http://www.britishmuseum.org/

Thoth, ancient Egyptian god of knowledge, and guardian of the moon. Thoth is believed to be the original author of the Egyptian Book of the Dead, the first inventor or writing, magic, and all the Hermetic arts.In this picture Thoth is seated on his moon boat with the moon represented as the left eye of Horus being held by Thoth in the form a baboon.The boat flows with a driftnet atop the glyph for the word heavens, the stern of the boat has many notches that stand for the counting of time.

Thoth, ancient Egyptian god of knowledge, and guardian of the moon. Thoth is believed to be the original author of the Egyptian Book of the Dead, the first inventor or writing, magic, and all the Hermetic arts.In this picture Thoth is seated on his moon boat with the moon represented as the left eye of Horus being held by Thoth in the form a baboon.The boat flows with a driftnet atop the glyph for the word heavens, the stern of the boat has many notches that stand for the counting of time.

Horus Guardian, Tiago Rios on ArtStation at https://www.artstation.com/artwork/horus-guardian

Horus Guardian, Tiago Rios on ArtStation at https://www.artstation.com/artwork/horus-guardian

The Four Sons of Horus were traditionally the guardians of the internal organs of the deceased. Each was associated with a particular organ, and also with a different cardinal point on the compass.

The Four Sons of Horus were traditionally the guardians of the internal organs of the deceased. Each was associated with a particular organ, and also with a different cardinal point on the compass.

This set of Canopic Jars is an excellent example of the practice of carving the stoppers into the heads of the guardians of the internal organs, the 4 sons of Horus

This set of Canopic Jars is an excellent example of the practice of carving the stoppers into the heads of the guardians of the internal organs, the 4 sons of Horus

Guardians: The Eye of Horus

Guardians: The Eye of Horus

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Ancient Egypt. Meretseger, meaning "she who loves silence", was cobra-goddess of tomb builders and protector of royal tombs. She was considered to be both a dangerous and merciful goddess.

Ancient Egypt. Meretseger, meaning "she who loves silence", was cobra-goddess of tomb builders and protector of royal tombs. She was considered to be both a dangerous and merciful goddess.

Antelopes. Boats decorated with antelope heads were dedicated to the god Soker, guardian of the desert and of the royal cemeteries near the northern capital Memphis. At first the goddess Satis, Mistress of Elephantine, was worshipped in the form of an antelope, in historic times she wore a headdress consisting of the crown of Upper Egypt and two antelope horns. The Egyptians seem to have made a symbolic connection between the waters of the Nile and the antelope. Just like Satis, another…

Antelopes. Boats decorated with antelope heads were dedicated to the god Soker, guardian of the desert and of the royal cemeteries near the northern capital Memphis. At first the goddess Satis, Mistress of Elephantine, was worshipped in the form of an antelope, in historic times she wore a headdress consisting of the crown of Upper Egypt and two antelope horns. The Egyptians seem to have made a symbolic connection between the waters of the Nile and the antelope. Just like Satis, another…

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