The shrine of knowledge.

Sistrum The Egyptian Sistrum

A selection of articles related to sistrum the egyptian sistrum.

Original articles from our library related to the Sistrum The Egyptian Sistrum. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Sistrum The Egyptian Sistrum.

The Aeonic Perspective of the Enochian Temples
The initiatory system of the Enochian Temples divides the path of initiation into four major stages, distinguished primarily by the types and sources of the influences they are sensitive to. Briefly, these stages are: 1. Lunar-planetary, focused in Yesod and...
Magick >> Enochian
Bringing it Down to Earth: A Fractal Approach
'Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line.' B. Mandelbrot W e want to think about the future - it's our nature. Unlike other creatures, humans possess an...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
>> Modern Science
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
Religions >> Vedic

Sistrum The Egyptian Sistrum is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Sistrum The Egyptian Sistrum books and related discussion.

Suggested Pdf Resources

the Natural Egyptian Sistrum - Daria
5 swaddling rev.indd - British Museum
linked with the Egyptian goddess Isis, whose religion arrived in Italy in the 3rd century bc. A visual comparison of the two ivory sistra. The construction of both ...
egyptian culture and society - Lise Manniche
GILLIAN BOWEN, The Spread of Christianity in Egypt: Archaeological Evidence ... LISE MANNICHE, The Cultic Significance of the Sistrum in the Amarna. Period.
Download the curriculum - Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum
advantage of our online resources at
the life of meresamun - The Oriental Institute of the University of ...
Feb 10, 2009 The Life of Meresamun: A Temple Singer in Ancient Egypt, presented at The Oriental ...... the ritual rattle (sistrum) and beaded necklace (menat).

Suggested News Resources

The origin of our epics
In Egypt, sistrum (a musical instrument) was tinkled in temples to summon Gods. In India, conch shells are blown by priests to invoke deities and ward off demons during sacrifices.
Professing Faith: Cats are connected with ancient religions
Archeology suggests that the African peoples honored the big cats, such as the lion, from earliest times, and in early Egypt the lion was associated with the kings.
Sound Healing for Positive Health
Africa holidays: readers' tips, advice and recommendations
The red carpet was rolled out and the priests processed along it in colourful garments holding brightly coloured umbrellas. Drums and sistrums accompanied the singing and various crosses were carried by the priests along with the tabots from each church.
100 objects span entire human history - The West Australian
Mystery surrounds a beautiful painted wood coffin made for a woman, Shepenmehyt, the “lady of the house” and a sistrum percussion player in the temple of Amun-Ra in Luxor, about 600BC. Recent CT scanning of the mummy inside the coffin — which was ...

Suggested Web Resources

Sistrum - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A sistrum is a musical instrument of the percussion family, chiefly associated with ancient Iraq and Egypt. It consists of a ...
Ancient Egypt: the Mythology - Sistrum
Sistrum. (sesheshet). Appearance: The sistrum was a musical instrument formed as a sticklike wooden or metal object, with a frame and small metal disks that ...
Sistrum - Ancient History Encyclopedia
Sep 15, 2012 The sistrum (rattle) was a musical percussion instrument first used by the ancient Egyptians, commonly used in ancient Greek musical practices ...
The sacred and magical sistrum of ancient Egypt | Ancient Origins
Aug 24, 2014 The sistrum was one of the most sacred musical instruments in ancient Egypt and was believed to hold powerful magical properties. It was used ...
Kemetic How-To Guide: How to Play a Sistrum - YouTube
Apr 29, 2010 There seems to be very little in the way of video here on Youtube for Egyptian Pagans/Kemetics. So here is the first installment of a video ...

Great care has been taken to prepare the information on this page. Elements of the content come from factual and lexical knowledge databases, library and third-party sources. We appreciate your suggestions and comments on further improvements of the site.

Discussion Forum
Dexamethasone Side Effects
Place for your opinion