Egyptian creation and destruction

By: Aubrey Morris




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Many people believe that the world was just a raging ocean before mankind. And out of this ocean appeared Atum. They believe Atum was tired and had no were to stand. So were Atum was he rose a hill. Other people say that Atum was the hill.
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  • Atum- the chief god of Heliopolis, the god of the setting sun.
  • Thoth- the chief god of Hermopolist, he god of wisdom and the moon.
  • Chnum- the chief god of the triad of Elephantine, the god of the Nile and the Inundation.
  • Amon- the chief god of the triad of Thebes.
  • Ptah- chief god of the triad of Memphis, the mummified creator god of Memphis.


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sources

http://rossmythwiki.wikispaces.com/Egyptian+Creation+and+Destruction+Myths?f=print

http://hubpages.com/hub/Egyptian-Mythology-Creation

http://www.suite101.com/content/egyptian-creation-myths-a94605