Mysterious Power of Cats
Our Feline Friends have always been surrounded by an aura of mystery.
Ancient Egyptians considered Cats Sacred.
Male cats were associated with the Sun God Ra and Female Cats were associated with Bastet, the Godess of motherhood and fertility.
When Cats died the Egyptions conducted elaborate funeral ceremonies to honor them.
In addition, Officials always made certain that a Cat was present to bless weddings, births and other occasions.
Cats were also considered powerful healers.
But Egypt wasn’t the only culture fascinated by felix familiarus.
The Japanese Temple Cat was a holy creature held in highest regard.
Black and White Kimono Cats were especially esteemed
and kept in the greatest luxury by Temple Monks who guarded them with their very lives.