Why are we here? What is the purpose of life?

I’ve been asking myself this question as I’ve been reading the book of the dead (I really like this translation by the way): https://amzn.eu/d/gSwoxEv

Whatever your beliefs (agnostic Kemetic, atheist Kemetic, theist Kemetic), what is the purpose of all the trials and tribulations that the dead go through in this text? What is the purpose of a continued life in the afterlife? What is the purpose of life on earth?

Are relationships the reason behind it a (between humans, god’s, animals and nature)? Is the purpose (provided in the creation myths) that creation of us by the gods are to have relationships with them? Why would the gods create humans when they have their own siblings etc? Did the gods create us at all? If not, what is the purpose of these creation myths and what do they tell us about the reasons for us being here?

If you’re a Kemetic on a budget, you can access some sources here (outdated translations, but still useful): Sacred Texts: Ancient Egypt

Wish I knew. Perhaps to experience a physical reality??

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