The falcon takes over online dating
New incarnations of Horus succeeded the deceased pharaoh on earth in the form of new pharaohs.
The lineage of Horus, the eventual product of unions between the children of Atum, may have been a means to explain and justify pharaonic power.
The symbol is seen on images of Horus' mother, Isis, and on other deities associated with her.
In the Egyptian language, the word for this symbol was "wedjat" (wɟt).
Horus is one of the most significant ancient Egyptian deities.
He was worshipped from at least the late prehistoric Egypt until the Ptolemaic Kingdom and Roman Egypt.
In early Egypt, Horus was the brother of Isis, Osiris, Set and Nephthys.
The most commonly encountered family relationship describes Horus as the son of Isis and Osiris, and he plays a key role in the Osiris myth as Osiris's heir and the rival to Set, the murderer of Osiris.
Horus was occasionally shown in art as a naked boy with a finger in his mouth sitting on a lotus with his mother.
In the form of a youth, Horus was referred to as nfr ḥr.w "Good Horus", transliterated Neferhor, Nephoros or Nopheros (reconstructed as The Eye of Horus is an ancient Egyptian symbol of protection and royal power from deities, in this case from Horus or Ra.
The notion of Horus as the pharaoh seems to have been superseded by the concept of the pharaoh as the son of Ra during the Fifth Dynasty.
to conceive her son (older Egyptian accounts have the penis of Osiris surviving).