|Publication Date||September 22, 2017|
Discover the secrets of Bast, the Cat Goddess of Ancient Egypt, in this groundbreaking book which draws from myths, scholarly sources, rare documents, and personal insights to create the first detailed look at Bast.
The cat goddess Bast is sometimes dismissed as a minor deity of the Egyptian Pantheon. But no longer. In this groundbreaking book, Linda Iles explores Bast as a divine creatrix, goddess of the heavens, and powerful ally and protectoress. Her extensive research into the temples and practices of Ancient Egypt is combined with practical rites, visualizations, and meditations that modern readers can employ today. You'll never look at your own cat in quite the same way again once you've discovered "Bast - Cat Goddess of Ancient Egypt"!
~Discover Bast's associations with all of the divine felines of Ancient Egypt ~Learn the special ceremonies and festivals of Bast, including a recreation of the Morning Rite performed in all of her temples ~Explore Bast's relationship with the Royal House of Egypt ~ Apply the magic of Bast to your own feline family, with special rites of welcome, healing and blessing Linda Iles has been fascinated with ancient myths and tales for as long as she can remember. A spiritual seeker since an early age, she experienced a 'spontaneous spiritual awakening' and subsequently was ordained as a Priestess within the Fellowship of Isis by FOI Co-Founder Olivia Robertson. Since 1999, she has written many articles and provided presentations on Goddess-related subjects and especially on how the divine feminine manifested in ancient Egypt. She lives in Southern California with her husband, Jeff, and her cat, Duncan.