2nd October 2019

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Why were the gods so important to the ancient Egyptians?

The ancient Egyptians believed in many different gods and goddesses. Others were either local gods who represented towns, or minor gods who represented plants or animals. The ancient Egyptians believed that it was important to recognise and worship these gods and goddesses so that life continued smoothly.

Thereof, what did the Egyptians believe about their gods?

Lets' view at the surface to the top 10 worshipped ancient gods of Egyptian Civilization.
  • AMUN-Ra “The Hidden One”
  • MUT “The Mother Goddess”
  • OSIRIS “The King of Living”
  • ANUBIS “The Divine Embalmer”
  • RA “The God of Sun & Radiance”
  • HORUS “God of Vengeance”
  • THOTH “God of Knowledge and Wisdom”
  • HATHOR “Goddess of Motherhood”
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