The Weighing of the Heart


Horus oversees the weighing of the heart. The heart of the deceased is being weighed against Ma’at by Anubis. Ma’at represents Truth & Justice. She is sometimes represented by her symbol the feather. If the scales balance all is well & the deceased continues on to meet Osiris. If the heart weighs heavy the deceased is devoured by the ever-waiting beast, Ammit. Pencil drawing with … Continue reading The Weighing of the Heart