The god of a Pharaoh was important, then, representing both needs and beliefs of the people.
To the military sobek was military prowess to the people he was fertility and men hoped for a son.
He became associated with pharaoh when depicted as having a falcon head.
Soaring above in the sun through the sky sobek soared through the Nile and was everywhere.
Mummified crocodiles and falcons have both been found decorating temples of Sobek.
Protection was also represented with mummified crocodiles carrying their young.
This then practiced by his followers is still practiced today with mothers carrying infants and fathers protecting their family.
Should I move closer to a crocodile nest?