|For 4,500 years Bastet has been associated with female fertility, warmth, love, dance and the moon.|
She is first and foremost a protector of children and pregnant mothers, musicians.
The temple of the Pyramid of Khafra at modern-day Giza next to the Sphinx had a "Portal of Bastet",
as well as statues of Bastet in the company of the king of Egypt.
Depicted here holding a royal cartouche