Ogdoad

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In Egyptian mythology, the Ogdoad are the eight deities worshipped in Hermopolis. They were arranged in four male/female pairs:

They created the mound of dirt (Mehturt) from which Ra was born. The gods were associated with frogs and the goddesses were associated with snakes.

See also: Ennead

References

  • Wikipedia. (2005). Ogdoad. Retrieved on 02/28/2005.

Document Source

  • This page was originally sourced from Thelemapedia. Retrieved May 2009.