new icn messageflickr-free-ic3d pan white
The eye of horus | by thedannie
Back to photostream

The eye of horus

"The Eye of Horus became an important Egyptian symbol of power.

Horus had a man's body and a falcon's head.

Horus fought with Set for the throne of Egypt.

In this battle one of his eyes was injured and later it was healed by Isis. This healing of the eye became a symbol of renewal."

55 faves
Taken on December 15, 2008