Full Inktober 2015 run featuring various Egyptian deity characters as they appear in my DEITIES Project. Made with ballpoint pen ink and colored pencil, with light retouching in Photoshop.
RA -- The God of the Sun, Light, and Radiance – the High King of the deities.
SHU -- The personified God of Air and Wind.
TEFNUT -- The personified Goddess of Moisture and Rain.
NUT -- The personified Goddess of the Sky and Heavens.
GEB -- The personified God of the Earth and vegetation.
OSIRIS -- The God of the Dead, the afterlife, and resurrection.
SET -- The God of Chaos, deserts, storms, foreigners, and violence.
ISIS -- The Goddess of Magic, health, marriage, and motherhood
NEPHTHYS -- The Goddess of Mourning, nighttime, rivers, and service.
HORUS -- The God of the Sky, midday sun, protection, and royalty
ANUBIS -- The God of Mummification and funerals, and guardian of the dead.
THOTH -- The God of Knowledge, writing, and wisdom, and a lunar deity.
BASTET -- The Goddess of Cats, joy, music, and dance.
SEKHMET -- The Goddess of War, fire, women, and vengeance.
HATHOR -- The Goddess of Love and Beauty, mining, beer, and dance.
MAFDET -- The Goddess of justice and protector against dangerous and venomous animals.
SERQET -- The Goddess of scorpions, medicine, and all manner of poisons and venom.
MA'AT -- The Goddess of Truth, order, balance, and justice.
KHEPRI -- The God of Scarabs, the Sunrise, and rebirth.
PTAH -- A creation deity and the God of art, craftsmen, masonry, and architecture.
KHNUM -- A creation deity and water deity, and the God of the evening sun and Sunset.
NEITH -- The Goddess of Hunting, warfare, and weaving.
SOBEK -- The God of the Nile, warfare, the military, and crocodiles.
SESHAT -- The Goddess of Writing, wisdom, and history.
WEPWAWET -- The God of Hunting and warfare, and the “opener of ways.”
KHONSU -- The God of the Moon and time.
NEKHBET -- The patron Goddess of Upper Egypt.
WADJET -- The patron Goddess of Lower Egypt.
TAWERET -- The Goddess of maternity and childbirth, and protector of women and children.
BES -- The God of Humor, dance, fertility and childbirth, and a demon-queller.
ANAT & ASTARTE -- Semitic war Goddesses that were adopted into the Egyptian mythology.
AMMIT -- The “Devouress of Hearts.”
BABI -- The “Chief of the Baboons.”
Both demons prey on damned souls who failed to pass the Weighing of The Heart Ceremony in Duat.
NAK & SEBAU -- The twin snake-fiend demons and agents of Apep.
APEP -- The demon manifestation of darkness, destruction, and primordial chaos.