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Egyptian Mythology for Smart People

Egyptian mythology contained a compelling and nuanced worldview of great philosophical depth that addressed fundamental, timeless existential concerns. This site discusses the myths of ancient Egypt.

The articles on Egyptian Mythology for Smart People highlight the meaning that the various gods, stories, and concepts held for the ancient Egyptians themselves during the more than 4000 years in which they were living traditions. No account of the facts of ancient Egyptian mythology and religion is complete without addressing this core aspect of it. Everything written here is backed by extensive research, and sources are cited wherever applicable to demonstrate that and to enable you to pursue the topic further if you so desire.