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3 The World
4 The Afterlife
5 External influences
6 The coming of monotheism
See http://touregypt.net/godsofegypt/ for the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism's extensive information on Egyptian Deities.
(Note: This list came from Deities.)
temples as representations of the world...
Some temples today are still standing, which you can see in Egypt. Others are in crumbles from wear and tear. Pharaoh Ramses II built a lot of temples in his day.
known temples include Abu Simbel...
Heaven and earth
Since preservation of the body was instrumental in keeping the Ka and Ba souls, embalming was developed by the Egyptians around the 4th Dynasty.
The book of the dead
The weighing of the heart