Apep Picture

Apep is the dragon symbolizing darkness in Egyptian mythology. I did this for a Geography project my sophmore year. The legend says that Apep would rise in the evenings in the Nile River of the heavens and try to everthrow the Sun God, Ra. But every time, Ra's Gaurd Seth would ward off the dragon. It also says that when a solar eclipse took place, Apep succeeded in devouring the sun god, who would then be born again.
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