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Finding Sekhmet at the Penn Museum

Sekhmet, meet my blog. My blog, meet Sekhmet.

There’s this thing in Kemetic religion(s) called an open statue. Here’s how it works:

An open statue is an image of a deity which has had a ritual performed on it called the Opening of the Mouth. 1,238 more words

Other Deities

Wep Ronpet and Resolutions

Wep Ronpet occurred in my location on 8/13. Before that time would have been the Closing of the Year and the five Days Upon the Year. 376 more words

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Philadelphia and What I Found There

Earlier this month I spent a week in Philadelphia with a dear friend of mine for her birthday. I haven’t been to Philly in years and found myself quickly falling in love with the city all over again. 1,012 more words

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KRT: Akhu 101

I struggled a lot with deciding on what I wanted to write for this topic because despite how much work I do with the dead on the astral, akhu play next to no role in my practice. 1,050 more words

Kemeticism

The Form of my Faith

One of the things I love about religion, at least up until the past 1000 years or so, is how it changes with time. Back in the day you had a religion, and then your nation conquers another nation, or is conquered itself, and suddenly you have a bunch of new gods added to the mix, and your religion changes to accomodate new rituals and deities, and fusions of deities. 398 more words

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The Song of the Ancestors

Akhu basics: Do akhu play a role in your practice? How do you work with the akhu (shrines, rites, etc)? How do you set up an akhu practice? 957 more words

Paganism

Devo's Burnination Celebration

A few weeks ago I had approached Set about handling a certain situation within our online communities. I had asked him if he could help with this situation, and he told me that he would if I would perform another formal execration in his name. 1,282 more words

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