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Sumerian gods and goddesses - the polytheistic Sumerian religion held that their gods looked and acted like people. Four main gods created and ruled over the world; these were the gods of sky, wind, foothills, and fresh water. Each city-state worshiped its own god.

Sumerian gods and goddesses - the polytheistic Sumerian religion held that their…

Nimrud - Ninurta, Sumerian god of the plough attacks Anzu to regain the stolen Tablets of Destinies. From a stone sculpture found at the temple of Ninurta at Nimrud, Iraq

Ninurta- Mesopotamian myth: god of war and hunting, and patron god of agriculture. his father is the god Enlil. He had a talking mace named Sharur. He was associated with Saturn.

Anunnaki, ANU-NA-KI, “The Heaven On Earth they are,” or “Those who came from Heaven to Earth”  The orthodox history believes that the Anunnaki were gods who were part of the pantheon Sumerian and Akkadian, but the historian and linguist, Zecharia Sitchin, an expert on translations of cuneiform tablets, reveal that the Sumerians and Babylonians to the Anunnaki were extraterrestrials who landed astronauts literally in the region around Iraq, about 450,000 years ago in a mining mission,

The Anunnaki

Anunnaki, ANU-NA-KI, “The Heaven On Earth they are,” or “Those who came from Heaven to Earth” Orthodox history believes that the Anunnaki were helping gods - the part of Sumerian/Akkadian pantheon

Assyrian queen Semiramis (Shamiram) was the legendary wife of King Ninus…

Assyrian queen Semiramis (Shamiram) was the legendary wife of King Ninus, succeeding him to the throne of Assyria.

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The history of all religions explained in one fascinating graphic: Evolutionary Tree of Religion

Marduk, le plus grand dieu babylonien. Il siégeait à Babylone dans son sanctuaire l'Esagil

The god Marduk and his dragon Mušḫuššu, from a Babylonian cylinder seal

Ancient History Fact: 5,500-Year-Old Sumerian Star Map Of Ancient Nineveh Reveals Observation Of Köfels’ Impact Event

Ancient History Fact: Sumerian Star Map Of Ancient Nineveh Reveals Observation Of Köfels’ Impact Event. (The snarky part of me wonders if it's just an ancient Sumerian Beer Recipe.

Ancient Mesopotamian Religious Iconography from different kudurru´s. Babylonian God/ Goddess Pantheon.  Detail, and names of each god and ...

ihavenohonor: Ancient Mesopotamian Religious Iconography from different kudurru´s. Detail, and names of each god and goddess. Related to previous post.

The Sumerians were the first known people to settle in Mesopotamia over 7,000 years ago, between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers (modern day Iraq). Sumer was often called the cradle of civilization. By the 4th millennium BC, it had established an advanced system writing, spectacular arts and architecture, astronomy and mathematics. The origin of the Sumerians remains a mystery till this day.

Laknash - River Settlement between Qaman and Shiloh, upon the arms of Estheru.

Ancient Mesopotamian Religious Iconography from different kudurru´s. Babylonian God/ Goddess Pantheon.  Detail, and names of each god and ...

ihavenohonor: Ancient Mesopotamian Religious Iconography from different kudurru´s. Detail, and names of each god and goddess. Related to previous post.

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