The god of frontier towns in the Egyptian empire and started out as the primary deity of the southern kingdom of Egypt. Unlike the other neter or gods, Sutekh / Set is not linked to an identifiable natural animal. Instead, he is represented by the typhonic beast. Set is a god of storms as well as of gold and progress and foreigners.
The path of Set would involve progressive thinking, open social interaction, avoidance of partisan politics, and strong individualism.
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