Saturday, September 20, 2008

The god Sobek, which was depicted as a crocodile or a man with the head of a crocodile was a powerful and frightening deity; in some Egyptian creation myths, it was Sobek who first came out of the waters of chaos to create the world. As a creator god, he was occasionally linked with the sun god Ra. Curiously we even see soft drink companies such as Sobe' subliminally resurrecting the ancient Egyptian god to sell more energy boosting soft drinks by suggesting that you are in fact ingesting light. He was also shown with an ankh, representing his ability to undo evil and so cure ills. Once he had become Sebek-Ra, he was also shown with a sun-disc over his head, as Ra was a sun god.

Gourmet Retailer
Bottled Water Market May be Drying Up
Gourmet Retailer, FL - Sep 16, 2008
PepsiCo more than tripled its budget for SoBe Life Water, compared to the first half of last year, spending $22 million. "Consumers are seeking variety. ...

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