Shedety Shrine is finished

Thought it was about time I did a proper post about the finished shrines. They take up a lot more of the room than the old ones did, and I guess that’s a sign of my shift in priorities and whatnot. It’s still undergoing minor adjustments, but otherwise, it’s done.

Sobek’s named it the Shedety Shrine, so that’s what I’m going to keep calling it. It’s the name for the whole, as much as for the Sobek/Heru part itself. It doesn’t cover the other shrines around the room, but that’s alright. Those are kind of separate. This is a full working shrine, where everything is integrated into the whole. It’s nice to get used to using it, and lighting candles, and saying my prayers. Getting used to the new space, and what I can do with it, and when I need more space. What I want to show, and what can go away for now.

The festival shrine proved the hardest to place, but having it below the Sobek/Heru shrine seemed like the best place, and gave me the most space to work with. We’ll see how well it works over the course of the next year of festivals. I might make some adjustments as I go along as to how I lay things out, and make it work.

Anyway, have a gallery of images, because there are 17 photos, and I cbf writing a tl;dr post of photos. It’s under the cut, and you should be able to click through to larger versions. I’ve added in as many proper explanations as I can for what’s there, but if anything’s unclear, feel free to ask.

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4 comments on “Shedety Shrine is finished

  1. jewelofaset says:

    These shrines are absolutely amazing! Wow!

  2. Lisa says:

    It looks great! The candles – do they heat the underside of the shelves? That’s one thing that occurred to me as I looked at your photos. 🙂

    • Sashataakheru says:

      Thanks. IDK if the candles heat the shelves, though. They might, but I don’t think the flames get high enough to do any real damage. But I’ve been burning candles on shelves for years, so I’m kind of used to knowing how much pace I need to safely burn candles without burning things down.

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