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Bastet is (also known as Bast, B'sstBaastUbaste, and Baset) the Egyptian Goddess of love, cats, warfare, protection, joy, dance, music, family and lower Egypt.

Myths & Legends

She was thought of as a great protector, particularly of farms, as cats killed many pests. She was also sometimes thought of as the eye of Ra. She is sometimes considered another form of Sekhmet. She protected her father whilst he journeyed through the Underworld.