Ancient Egyptian Gods and Goddesses
People in Ancient Egypt worshipped many gods. A god for every
aspect of life. Ancient Egyptians believed that worshipping all these gods and
goddesses makes life go smoothly.
Amun: The creator god of Ancient Egypt.
Aten (Aton): the God of the sun
Anubis: Egyptian god of mummification or embalming.
Nephthys:protective goddess of the dead.
Isis: Mistress of Magic. Also the wife of Osiris and mother of Horus.
Osiris (Oseris): God of farming and ruler of the underworld.
Horus: The sky god. Son of Osiris and Isis.
Set (Seth): God of disorder. An enemy of Horus.
Sobek: The crocodile god.
Ra: The sun god of Ancient Egypt.
Sekhmet: The sun Goddess
Maat: Egyptian goddess of Truth
Toth: God of wisdom in ancient Egypt.
Bastet: Ancient Egyptian protector of cats
Hathor: Goddess of Love, music and dance
Nut: Goddess of sky
Geb: God of earth
Shue: Go of the air
Tawaret: goddess who protected women during pregnancy and childbirth
Bes: protector of pregnant women
Tefnut: goddess of moisture
Ptah: God of craftsmen
Hapy: God of the Nile flooding
Khepri: god of creation and the movement of the sun
Seshat: the goddess of writing and measurement