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Egyptian Book of the Dead - Spell 144

Identifier

004393

Type of Spiritual Experience

Background

Tree is synonymous with tunnel.

I also think the translation leave something to be desired here I suspect East should be Orient

The morning star in this context is the Higher spirit

A description of the experience


The Ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead – translated by R O Faulkner
Spell 144

The first gate: He whose face is inverted, the many shaped is the name of the keeper of the first gate; 'Eavesdropper' is the name of him who guards it; 'The Loud voiced' is the name of him who makes report in it.

The second gate: 'He whose hinder parts are extended' is the name of the keeper of the second gate; 'Shifting of face' is the name of him who guards it; 'Burner' is the name of him who makes report in it.

The third gate:  'He who eats the corruption of his hinder parts' is the name of the keeper of the third gate; 'Vigilant' is the name of him who guards it; 'He who curses' is the name of him who makes report in it.

The fourth gate: 'He who defends from the noisy' is the name of the keeper of the fourth gate; 'Wakeful' is the name of him who guards it; 'Grim of visage who repels the aggressor' is the name of him who makes report in it.

The source of the experience

Egyptian Book of the Dead

Concepts, symbols and science items

Concepts

Symbols

Gate
Guardian

Science Items

Activities and commonsteps

Activities

Overloads

Activity not known

Commonsteps

References