Osiris: Death and Afterlife of a God

Osiris: Death and Afterlife of a God

Bojana Mojsov

Bojana Mojsov tells the tale of the cult of Osiris from starting to finish, sketching its improvement all through 3,000 years of Egyptian historical past.

  • Draws jointly the varied documents approximately Osiris from the 3rd millennium B.C. to the Roman conquest of Egypt.
  • Demonstrates that the cult of Osiris used to be the most well-liked and enduring of the traditional religions.
  • Shows how the cult supplied direct antecedents for lots of rules, features and customs in Christianity, together with the idea that of the trinity, baptism within the sacred river, and the sacrament of the Eucharist.
  • Reveals the cult’s impression on different western mystical traditions and teams, comparable to the Alchemists, Rosicrucians and Freemasons.
  • Written for a normal, in addition to a scholarly audience.

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