";s:4:"text";s:2420:" He was murdered by his jealous brother Seth and became the lord of the Underworld. His sister and wife was the goddess Isis. Osiris was the Egyptian god of death, the Underworld and Rebirth. Depictions of Osiris The Atef crown was worn by the god Osiris. Here are some facts about Osiris, the Ancient Egyptian God. Osiris was originally worshiped in the city of Busiris. Osiris, god of the deceased, was the son and oldest child of Geb, the Earth deity and Nut, the sky goddess. In the middle of the third millennium B.C., his cult spread throughout the entire country, and the city of Abydos became the cult’s center.. Osiris was the son of the earth god Geb and the sky goddess Nut; his sister and wife was Isis and his son was Horus.
He was well-known for his green coloured skin, the symbol of rebirth and regeneration.
Osiris was an ancient corn-deity who followers, who came probably from Syria, identified their god with a pastoral deity called Andjeti and established themselves in his Delta city in predynastic times. in ancient Egyptian mythology, one of the most venerated gods.