osiris osiris

Definition(s):

  • (n) Egyptian god of the underworld and judge of the dead; husband and brother of Isis; father of Horus

News

  1. Osiris Experience Prague Contest Recap

    The 2nd annual Osiris Experience Skate Contest held at the Mystic Skatepark in Prague, Czech Republic was a huge success! (PRWeb June 27, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10877192.htm
    on June 27, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. WATCH: The Egyptian statue that's mysteriously moving all by itself

    Security cameras catch a 4,000-year-old offering to the god Osiris spinning 180 degrees
    on June 25, 2013     Source: The Week via Yahoo! News

  3. Museum Can't Explain Why Ancient Statue Suddenly Started Spinning

    An ancient statue made as an offering to Osiris, the Egyptian god of death, that is currently housed at the Manchester Museum in England has suddenly started spinning inside its closed display case — and no one seems to know why . Read more...        
    on June 24, 2013     Source: Gawker

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Quotes

  1. "But perhaps because of the influence of the ideal example of the divine couple Isis and Osiris, most marriages were monogamous," said Hawass, adding that a man or a woman could remarry in case of divorce or widowhood.
    on Jul 9, 2010 By: Zahi Hawass Source: Sify

  2. "For the first three weeks of the campaign, however, only the powerful eyes of OSIRIS will actually be able to spot the asteroid, which will look only like a dot in the sky," said Andrea Accomazzo, Rosetta Spacecraft Operations Manager at ESA's...
    on Aug 4, 2008 By: Andrea Source: European Space Agency

  3. Competition commissioner Neelie Kroes said in a statement: "OSIRIS will help to develop new products to the benefit of consumers and will bring positive externalities for the whole community."
    on Oct 11, 2007 By: Neelie Kroes Source: Euro2day

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