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Sekhmet

By Jeff Dahl - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3329271, Sekhmet
By Jeff Dahl – Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3329271
TitlesLady of Slaughter
AlignmentChaotic neutral
Areas of ConcernFire, healing, vengeance, war
DomainsChaos, Destruction, Fire, Healing, War
Subdomains Ash, Blood, Protean, Rage, Restoration, Revelry
Favored WeaponBattleaxe
SymbolSeven arrows
Sacred AnimalLion

Sekhmet (or Sachmis), also spelled SakhmetSekhetSakhet, or Scheme, among other spellings), is a warrior goddess as well as goddess of healing. She is depicted as a lioness. She was seen as the protector of the pharaohs and led them in warfare. Upon death, she continued to protect them, bearing them to the afterlife.

Sekhmet is a solar deity, the daughter of Ra and often associated with the goddesses Hathor and Bastet. She bears the Uraeus, which associates her with Wadjet and royalty, and the solar disk.

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