Henadology – A useful resource for information on Gods and Goddesses

The name of Wepwawet (center column) in the Pyramid of Unas, 5th Dynasty. Photo ©Matthew Whealton 2019.

Edward Butler has done us a service on his blog Henadology in providing short, well referenced essays on a number of Egyptian Gods and Goddesses. The essays provide a great way to start jumping into the deep and rich waters of Egyptian Theology. Here is a link to just one topic to give an idea of what the pieces are like, this one on the Ogdoad of Hermopolis (among other places):


And here is a link to the entire set of topics:



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