Maahes a lion-headed god of war, whose name means "he who is true beside her". He was seen as the son of the Creator god Ptah, as well as the feline goddess Bast or Sekhmet, whose nature he shared. He was a God of war, protection, and weather, as well as that of knives, lotuses, and devouring captives.
All pictures are © Dr. Günther Eichhorn, unless otherwise noted.
This page contains 2 pictures
Here are the links to the other pages on Egypt:
Page last updated on Fri Mar 19 13:24:28 2021 (Mountain Standard Time)
Maahes - God of War on soaring.guenther-eichhorn.com