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Ra

God of the son

2

Osiris

God of the underworld

3

Seth

God of evil and chaos

4

Isis

Goddess of nature

5

Nephthys

Goddess of sleep/dead

6

Horus

God of sky / protector

7

Hapi

God of the Nile

8

Sekhmet

Goddess of destruction

9

Anubis

God of dead/ mummification

10

Taweret

Goddess of childbirth

11

Embaling process took about

70 days

12

Amulets

Magic jewelry wrapped in the linens for protection

13

Scarab beetle

Represented re birth

14

Shabti

Small figurines / dolls used to represent the deceased

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Why mummification

For the afterlife the body must be preserved so the KA(soul) could recognize the BA(body) and reunite

16

Tombs were filled with

Food ,clothes, jewelry ,weapons ,furniture ,etc .

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First step to the afterlife

A boat was put to take you to the realm of the dead (duat)

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Second step

Hall of ma’at : face 42 gods , must declare innocence

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Third step

Judgment hall : judged by Osiris , feathered weighed against your heart

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Feather represents

Ma’at goddess of truth and justice

21

Heart

Sins

22

Thoth

Bird - scribe god of wisdom and knowledge

23

Given the ankh

Symbol of eternal life

24

New life in heaven or...

Devoured by the eater of the dead god ammit