DIY Ausir Mystery (Bast too!) Part 4

Ausir Mysteries – A New Hope More sprouts! When will it end? If you remember, in our last installment, I’d removed about half the sprouts. The next day the jar is fuller than before! Is one of you sneaking in … Continue reading

DIY Ausir Mystery (Bast too!) Part 3

Ausir Mysteries – The Two Sprouts Day three. Way, way too many sprouts. It’s aliiiiive! As you can see, our little pile of wheat has grown. You  can also see the roots, even at this distance. You can clearly see … Continue reading

Link: "They ate supper before they said Grace!" (Southern Fried Pagan)

Southern Fried Pagan: “They ate supper before they said Grace!” An interesting “How do you start out in Egyptian religion?” answer by Rev. Sonya Miller. She’s Tameran/Wiccan, but this applies equally to recon paths. I agree with her that “The … Continue reading

DIY Ausir Mystery (Bast too!) Part 2

Ausir Mysteries – The Saga Continues… Twelve to twenty-four hours later we pour out the water and take a look at our wheat. Kamut Grains, with rootlets! The grains are starting to get tiny rootlets- the little white protuberances at … Continue reading

DIY Ausir Mystery (Bast too!) Part 1

Osiris, Ausir, Wesir…. The Green Guy  For those of us in the Northern Hemisphere, our planting season isn’t in synch with the calendar of ancient Egypt. By the time November rolls around it’s way too late to plant anything. And … Continue reading

Ma’at 0.1

I’ve been thinking of doing some posts about Ma’at. Ma’at But that’s a bit further down the road. However, I thought I’d pass along a couple things I have said recently on some of the Kemetic forums. …Well, as long … Continue reading

Link: Per-Sabu: House of Jackals

Wepwawet While I’m on the subject of resource links, if you have an interest in the Jackal Deities, Per-Sabu is a treasure of information. Check it out! It’s just been started recently, so more information is still being added. I’ve … Continue reading

Link: Goddesses and Gods of the Ancient Egyptians- Henadology

A popular quick reference for the Netjeru (Kemetic Gods and Goddesses) is the wikipedia page for the Egyptian pantheon. But what if you want to go further? Your Gratuitous Moment of Shrine Goddesses and Gods of the Ancient Egyptians: A … Continue reading

Link: Hail to You, My Living Ka

the Ka Many articles that mention the Ka present it as an amorphous soul-thing. But it doesn’t really do anything for us, does it? As it’s usually presented, the Ba is what’s really “you”- your memories, your identity.  So who … Continue reading

The Beaky One, he’s not just the Lord of Wisdom anymore…

I’m talking about Djehuty, of course.  “The Beaky One” is really one of his epithets!  In the past, I was never that interested in him. I could never figure out how to pronounce the name “Thoth”. Does it rhyme with … Continue reading