Learn about the Eye of Ra, one of the most famous and widely used symbols in ancient Egypt. Egyptian mythology explains the connection between the all-seeing Eye of Ra and Horus. The Sun god Ra ruled the world but the humans turned against him. The eye of Ra tattoo is a tattoo that has centuries of meaning in it. This tattoo design is inspired by Egyptian symbolism for the eye of Horus. The Eye's violent aspect defends Ra against the agents of disorder that threaten his rule. In a variant of the story, it is the Eye that weeps instead, so the Eye is the progenitor of humankind. However, she was in a blood lust and ignored his pleas. Hathor Isis Sekhmet Bastet Children: Kel I completely agree with you!