Before the reign of the Cleopatra, prior to Egypt becoming a province of the Roman Empire, the Egyptians had their own religious beliefs and deities. Their ideology is encapsulated in the tales of Egyptian Mythology.
Egyptian gods are representative of nature and abstract forces. Hieroglyphs, art, and symbols portray the stories of the deities in tombs throughout Egypt. Egyptian Mythology offers explanation for everything about life on the Nile, from the forces of the environment to the fate of humanity and the universe.