2 Cows

2 Cows Thenceforth there were two cows. The cow of earth was the water-cow, and the milch-cow was the cow of heaven. The water-cow of earth was constellated in the stars of the Great Bear, the milch-cow of heaven in the group now known as Cassiopœia, or the Lady in the Chair, which [Page 287] was the earlier constellation of the Haunch or Meskhen as a figure of the birthplace when the birth was typical of life in water (see fragment from a Theban Tomb, p. 289). Massey: www.theosophical.ca/Book5AncientEgypt.htm Cow of Earth Cow of Heaven Water Cow Miclh-Cow Great Bear Cassiopeia Lady of the Chair Haunch Meshken