An image of Bastet is an excellent choice or gift for anyone undertaking a new creative venture such as writing a play or creating an art piece. Also excellent as a gift to a woman who wishes to become pregnant or to bless her pregnancy with good health. Bastet is considered the gentler aspect of the cat while Sekhmet is considered the warrior aspect of the cat.
The Egyptian goddess Bastet, also known as Bast, is the daughter of sun god Ra, wife of Ptah, and mother of Mihos. Bastet is an ancient Egyptian goddess who is still highly revered today, for she is the protectress of women, children, cats and those who care for them. She is also the goddess of sunrise, music, dance, pleasure, family, fertility, and birth.