Open Source Music & Sound Special Interest Group
Horus was one of the most important gods of ancient Egypt, known as the
"Sky god", a god of war and hunting and in some sources he is known as a god of
He is seen in
several forms: as a falcon ,
as a falcon-headed man-figure
and the symbol of his eye is a powerful symbol of protection.
Horus symbolises freedom, creation and power.
Note: when pronounced literally in Dutch, Horus sounds like
"hoor-es", which means "listen".