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Extracts from the Hymn to Ptah-Tenen (E.A. Wallis Budge)

“There was given to thee a Sekhem (i.e. Power) upon the earth in its things which were in a state of inactivity, and thou didst gather them together after thou didst exist in thy form of Ta-Tenen, in thy becoming…
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Thoth becomes the vicar of Ra; from “The Book of Celestial Cow” (E. A. Wallis Budge)

Tehuti, or Thoth, who invented letters, mathematics, etc. He was the “heart of Ra”, the scribe of the gods, and he uttered the words which created the world; he composed the “words of power,” or magical formulae which were beneficial…
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