Sunday, June 9, 2013

Fact of the Day: Egyptian Felines

Since cats were worshiped in ancient Egypt, they also received the same mummification process as humans.

15 comments:

RaeAbigael said...

I never knew that they were mummified as well!

MEcoy said...

well, yeah I've seen it at some video!
anyway both of these cats were cute

Ana Mínguez Corella said...

So!!!.. I Knew it.. Have a nice day..

DWei said...

Already knew this one!

Christine said...

Good for them!

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

And they've never forgotten that!

JJ said...

feline godess.

Old Kitty said...

First mummy I saw in the British Museum during a school trip was a mummified cat!! Take care
x

Dana said...

It's no wonder that our cat thinks she's the queen of the house. ;)

Happy Sunday!

Nini said...

They are pretty! Thanks for your comment :) Nini

Selvaggia Capizzi said...

Oh they will make a Mummy Cat movie for sure!
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Sunday Visitor said...

Goddess Bastet was the Goddess of cats! Thanks for refreshing my Egyptian History!

Unknown said...

they are so cute.. :)) super duper.:))

Elisabeth said...

Oh, I didn't know that. I wonder how a mummified cat looks like. Thank you for your kind comment on my blog.

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E from Helsinki
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DEZMOND said...

we do love cats! I have a tomcat called Ignatius, but I call him Nyatza :)