Bast

Bast, also B’sst, Baast, Ubaste, Baset, Bastet, was a cat-headed protectress of the Pharaoh. She was usually seen as gentle but would rise up lion-headed and ready for battle if the Pharaoh was threatened. She was offered sacrifices of cats and of images of cats.

Bast is the daughter of Ra.

Learn More Online

An essay at per-bast.org  http://www.per-bast.org/bast/historical.html

Ancient Egyptian Metaphysics by Michael Poe https://www.sacred-texts.com/bos/bos446.htm

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