2010年03月23日

sacred scarab beetle


Scarabaeus sacer. Sacred Scarab Beetle . Scarabaeus sacer Image Copyright 2003 Barbara Strnadova ツキ Return Home, ツゥ God Of Insects

Appearance: The particular species of beetle represented in the numerous ancient Egyptian amulets and works of art was commonly the large sacred scarab

The Ancient Egyptians believed the scarab beetles to be sacred . They believed that scarab beetles rolled the sun across the sky the same way they would a

Several species of the dung beetle , most notably the species Scarabaeus sacer ( often referred to as the sacred scarab ), enjoyed a sacred status among the

The sacred 'sun' scarab, giving light and warmth, became a popular symbol in everyday life and small amulets (or seals) in the form of scarab beetles were


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