Amun

Appearance:

  • Man with a ram-head
  • A ram
  • Man wearing an ostrich plumed hat

Amun was one of the most powerful gods in ancient Egypt.

At the height of Egyptian civilisation he was called the 'King of the Gods'.

Amun
Amun

Amun was important throughout the history of ancient Egypt. However, when Amun was combined with the sun god Ra he was even more powerful. He was then called Amun-Ra.

A large and important temple was built at Thebes to honour Amun.

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