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The Sed-festival (Heb Sed)

The Sed festival (Heb Sed), named after the jackal god “Sed”, was the most important celebration of kingship in ancient Egypt. Its origin rooted in the pre-dynastic times (before 3150 BC) and lasted until the Ptolemaic Period, celebrating the continued rule of the pharaoh. The festival started during the month of Choiak, the fourth month…
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11/13/2020 0

The pillar Ged

If the knot Tit is the symbol of Isis, the pillar Ged is of his spouse Osiris; Moreover, the two most famous divine couple of Egypt comes these two symbols. The origin of Ged, however, is certainly prior to the appearance of Osiris in the Nile Valley. In the Neolithic period, it was a fetish,…
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01/22/2020 0

La Festa Sed – (Heb Sed)

[:it] La festa Sed (Heb Sed), chiamata poi per il dio Sciacallo “Sed”, è stata la celebrazione più importante della regalità nell’antico Egitto. La sua origine è radicata sin dall’epoca pre-dinastica (prima del 3150 a.C.) e durò fino al Periodo Tolemaico, celebrando la continuità della regalità del faraone. Il festival iniziava nel mese di Choiak,…
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