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Snake Worship in Ancient Egypt

2 Feb

The article is out now in the current issue of Nile Magazine. I discuss in it snake worship in ancient Egypt within the context of an old struggle between monotheism and its ancient rival, polytheism.

It was inspired by my sons’ fascination with a sand snake called Sandy which we have been visiting regularly in the reptile pen at a local animal farm since last summer. Written in the spirit of the ancient wisdom!

Further details on the article and the issue in the link https://www.nilemagazine.com.au/

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