Galli ancient priests Britannica Galli Galli, priests, often temple attendants or wandering mendicants, of the ancient Asiatic deity, the Great Mother of the Gods, known as Cybele, or Agdistis, in Greek and Latin literature The Galli were eunuchs attired in female garb, with long hair fragrant with ointment Together with priestesses, Ancient Egyptian Priesthoods Crystalinks Those who spoke to the Gods and Goddesses were the Priests and Priestesses supposedly a carry over from the time of Atlantis.They were the souls who carried the sacred knowledge about creation and the nature of our reality.There were initiates who studied the knowledge of both the sacred mystery teachings and the religious philosophies of the times. Sem Priests of Ancient Egypt Their Role and Impact in The office of sem or setem priest of Ptah, the patron god of the craftsmen in Memphis, Lower Egypt, was a prestigious one Considered a sacred feline with a connection to the Heliopolitan cult via the priests who wore cloaks fashioned out of their pelts, leopards were much sought after beasts. Egypt Priests in Ancient Egypt, A Feature Tour Egypt Story Priests in Ancient Egypt By Marie Parsons Priests in ancient Egypt had a role different to the role of a priest in modern society Though the Egyptians had close associations with their gods ,they did not practice any form of organized religion, as modern times would define it. Galli A Gallus pl Galli was a eunuch priest of the Phrygian goddess Cybele and her consort Attis, whose worship was incorporated into the state religious practices of ancient Rome Ancient Rome Scientists Explain Geological Mystery That Ancient Rome Scientists Explain Geological Mystery That Killed Animals but Not Priests at Gate to Hell Jerusalem Ancient History Encyclopedia Jerusalem is an ancient city located in ancient Judah that is now the capital of Israel.The city has a history that goes back to the th millennium BCE, making it one of the oldest cities in the world It is the holiest city in Judaism and Christianity and has been the spiritual center of the Jewish people since c BCE, when David the King of Israel first established it as the capital of Kohen Kohen or cohen or kohein Hebrew kohen, priest, pl kohanim, priests is the Hebrew word for priest, used in reference to the Aaronic priesthood Levitical priests or kohanim are traditionally believed and halakhically required to be of direct patrilineal descent from the biblical Aaron also Aharon , brother of Moses. Nudity in Ancient to Modern Cultures Aileen Goodson Nudity in Ancient to Modern Cultures Aileen Goodson This chapter excerpt is from Aileen Goodson s Therapy, Nudity Joy If anything is sacred, the human body is sacred Aztec Gods and Goddesses Crystalinks Deity Impersonation An important aspect of Aztec ritual was the impersonation of deities Priests or otherwise specially elected individuals would be dressed up to achieve the likeness of a specific deity.