The Ancient Egyptian Underworld

September 28, 2017

Ancient Egyptians believed in a realm of the dead called Duat consisting of twelve regions. These regions had walls of iron, trees of turquoise and were inhabited by multiple gods. Despite their mortal deaths long ago, the minds of these ancient Egyptians still exist in their individual subconscious afterlives. If they believed deeply enough in Duat, perhaps their personal afterlives are within the twelve regions: