Religions du monde
Symboles et signes
Egypt: Temple of Dendera - Smit & Palarczyk
[EGYPT 29551] 'Goddess supporting the sky at Dendera.' A goddess is supporting the sky with raised arms on the astronomical ceiling in the outer hypostyle hall of the Hathor Temple at Dendera. A winged sun disk hovers above it. The ceiling consists of seven separate strips but here we are looking at the southern end of the lower register of the SECOND STRIP EAST from centre. The goddess is one of the four goddesses of the cardinal points of the compass who support the heavens. This on...