Ancient Egyptian Mythology

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SERKET

Egyptian Healer Goddess

Also known as Selket, Selkit, Serquet

Picture of the Egyptian Healer Goddess Serket from our Egyptian mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Goddess of Bandages and Curing Scorpion Bites

She guards the jars containing your internal organs, although we’re not sure who’s likely to steal them.

She wears a scorpion on her head and would fit nicely in a first aid kit as she cures all manner of bites and stings.

She also does embalming. The trouble we go to on your behalf.

Serket Facts and Figures

Name: Serket
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Selket, Selkit, Serquet

Gender: Female
Type: Goddess
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Healing
Area of expertise: Healing

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 987

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Article last revised on November 12, 2018 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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