Horus was one of the most ancient gods in the ancient Egyptian civilization. He was often depicted as a falcon, or in a human form with the head of a falcon. Horus was the Egyptian solar god and protector of the monarchy who symbolized courage and victory. The sun and the moon were said to be his eyes and the image of the “Eye of Horus” became a powerful amulet among the ancient Egyptians. It symbolized royal power, thereby providing access to innate divinity and sovereignty as well as providing magical protection and good health. It also has the power to heal the living and protect those who have passed.
The “Eye of Horus” is all seeing and all knowing. It can cut through illusions, see that which is hidden and disguised. Light this candle for “Courage” during times of upheaval, chaos, and transitional shifts. It brings great courage to see things as they truly are and to delve into transformational inner work.