Die G ttin Mr t

Publisher: BRILL
Release Date: 1991
Genre: Religion
Pages: 345 pages
ISBN 13: 9789004088146
ISBN 10: 9004088148
Format: PDF, ePUB, MOBI, Audiobooks, Kindle

Synopsis : Die G ttin Mr t written by , published by BRILL which was released on 1991. Download Die G ttin Mr t Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. und Nephthys in der Maske der Mr.t als Klagefrauen zeigen ; sie wollen damit wohl ihre Funktion als göttliche Sängerinnen betonen 55 , in den » Verklärungen « des Sękowski - Papyrus scheint mr.t lediglich die Priesterin zu bezeichnen 56 ... -- Among the numerous deities invested with special spheres of responsibility in ancient Egypt "Mr.t" is charged with the salutation of the deity (king or god) and the provision of cult-music. Since there is no lack of source material relating to the goddess from all periods right down to Roman times, "Mr.t" readily provides an exemplary demonstration of a minor deity's transformation through time. Her original deification must have taken place during the 4th and 5th dynasties when the chorus designated "Mr.t" came to be personified as the ritual figure ""Mr.t" upon the house of Gold" at the Hebsed and the first "Priests-of-"Mr. t""-titles appeared. To the characteristic iconography, tress of hair and special gesture taken over from the chorus by the deity more symbols came to be added: the mysterious House of Gold, the place where statues were fashioned; the heraldic plants of Upper and Lower Egypt; and, in Ptolemaic times, the harp.