Maat - The feathered head of truth, the guardian of souls.
WHAT KEMETIC DEITY ARE YOU?
Maat! WHAT KEMETIC DEITY ARE YOU?
Amuletic Plaque of Maat, goddess of truth and justice
Funerary wall relief portrait of the Goddess Maat; limestone; 74 x 47 cm; Dynasty XVIII; Museo Archeologico Nazionale/Museo Egizio; Firenze, Italy. The inscription says: "Maat, daughter of Ra, who presides on earth in the kingdom of the dead." The feather in her headdress is a symbol of justice, harmony, and truth. In Egyptian religion, someone who died was not guaranteed a good afterlife. Among the tests he had to pass was for his heart to be weighed on a scale against the feather of Maat…
Pharaoh Seti I sitting on the lap of the goddess Isis, the patroness of kingship
42 Principles of Maat 2000 years before Ten Commandments
Maat or ma'at was the ancient Egyptian concept of truth, balance, order, law, morality, and justice. Maat was also personified as a goddess regulating the stars, seasons, and the actions of both mortals and the deities,: