cats

Cats

cats - The Grand Mystical Lodge

Cats have been among people for thousands of years. But they were viewed differently in the past. Most famous is Egypt – cats were treated almost like a goddess, because they were considered as helpers of the Bastet goddess who was displayed with a cat’s head. It was quite similar (and still is) for Islam. Mohammed was accompanied by a cat called Muezza – she supposedly save his life and even today, cats are only animal considered as “clean” in Islam. But it was completely different in Christianity during witch trials – cat was considered as a companion of the devil and they were ordinarily burned along with “witches” or even alone. During that period, cats were almost exterminated throughout Europe.

And to this day there are many rumours concerning cats – they can bring happiness to a home, luck, (but also bad luck when they cross your path – in some places it is a black cat, in other places a white cat), they can sense energy zones or even take over a disease from their owners…

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Cats in our homes

Why has a cat always been considered as a traditional part of a magician? Her strange behaviour, attentive looks into places where there is nothing to see? In ancient Egypt cats were loved and worshipped. Thousands of years humans observe not only the specific behaviour of cats, but also the changes in the behaviour of people who live with a cat. Modern medicine has found that a cat carries special bacteria that causes a strange disease to humans called Toxoplasmosis. Of course the infection does not have to be noticeable or felt in any way. Nevertheless it causes a significant change in the form of living formations in the brain nerve tissue. The result is often a lifelong symbiotic connection that may not have any effect on us. But perhaps there is a start of something much more mystical …

Cats in our homes