Staff of Ra - ancient-symbols.com

Ancient Egyptians believed that Ra created all the animal life on the planet by whispering their secret names. He created man from his tears and sweat. Ra is often pictured with a staff. The top of the staff resembles a gazelle and the bottom resembles a gazelle’s foot. It is a symbol ……

Ankh - Wikipedia

The ankh is an ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic symbol that was most commonly used in writing and in Egyptian art to represent the word for "life" and, by extension, as a symbol of life itself.. The ankh has a cross shape but with an oval loop in place of an upper bar. The origins of the symbol are not known, although many hypotheses have been proposed.…

Ancient Egyptian Symbols and Their Meanings - Mythologian

Jan 23, 2017 · Ankh, The Egyptian Symbol Of Life. As the most commonly used symbol among the ancient Egyptian symbols, the Ankh (which is also known as crux ansata by Coptic Christians) represents life and immortality.. It was also used as the symbol of the union between men and women, particularly the union of Osiris and Isis which was believed to flood the river of Nile thus bringing ……

The Meanings of Ancient and Modern Egyptian Symbols

The was symbol represented a ceremonial staff and was often displayed in connection with the ankh.The was staff is often seen in the hands of various gods, particularly Anubis and Set.The crooked top of the staff mirrors the strange animal shape of Set's own head. A physical was bears the carved head of this animal.The was staff was a symbol of power and rulership, as is common with ……