MEDU NETER: MISSION FROM RA
             MUSIC CD
Now Playing:  "Hymn to Ra" from
the CD
Medu Neter: Mission From
Ra
. Hymn to Ra is found in the
Pert Em Hru/ The Book of Coming
Forth by Day
or the misnamed
Egyptian Book of the Dead. Sir
Wallis Budge, the translator of a
version of the
Egyptian Book of
the Dead,
said that the Egyptian
Book of the Dead
may be the oldest
collection of writings in the world.
The Hymn to Ra was traditionally
sung by the Hem - Neter/Priests of
Ra in the morning as the Ra, the
Sun rose.