Sons of Horus

Egyptian - The 4 gods guarding the organs of the deceased and the 4 quarters of the earth. These deities are given as Tuamutef, the jackal-headed guardian of the stomach and the east; Hapy, the baboon-headed guardian of the lungs and the north; Amset, the humanheaded guardian of the liver and the south; Qebsehsenuf, the falconheaded guardian of the intestines and the west. In some references, identified as Sons of Horus, Amenti, Amenti, Dewat, Four Sons of Horus or Four Sons of Horus.

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