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Ancient Scripts: Sumerian Sumerian language - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Ancient Scripts: Sumerian Sumerian Mythology: Introduction

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Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
The Necronomicon
There are those who believe in this grimoire, in its existence and in its potency, and there are those who do not. Those who believe say that this grimoire, originally named Al Azif, and written by Abdul Alhazred around 700 AD, contains the rituals that, if...
Deities & Heros >> Chthulu
Origin of the Zodiac Signs
Zodiac is that imaginary belt encircling the earth through which the sun, moon, and the planets pass during the year.
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
Astrology >> The Moon
(Akkadian/Babylonian) The later, Babylonian version of the Sumerian Iskur....
Deities & Heros >> Mesopotamian
(Akkadian) The later version of the Sumerian Martu....
Deities & Heros >> Mesopotamian
(Akkadian/Babylonian) The later, Babylonian version of the Sumerian Abzu. According to the Babylonians, Apsu, a primordial dragon, was slain by Ea, who subsequently set up His home within Apsu's carcase....
Deities & Heros >> Mesopotamian

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Sumerian Lexicon
The Gecko Wears a Tiara Ancient Sumerian Proverbs
The Gecko Wears a Tiara. Ancient Sumerian Proverbs. Compiled by.
Sumerian Achievements
Sumerian writing developed from early symbols called pictographs.

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Ash From Sumerian Records Comments On Century Media/Metalsucks Spotify Battle
Ash Avildsen of Sumerian Records has now also thrown his hat into the ring to discuss the decision and Metalsuck's coverage of the event.
Last Night's TV: Torchwood: Miracle Day/BBC1The Story of British Pathé/BBC4
Trying to catch up with a series like Torchwood: Miracle Day is a bit like trying to get up to speed in Sumerian mythology in just 10 minutes.
Digging tswana roots
MELECHESH Joined By New Bassist - Aug. 11, 2011
Sumerian black/thrash metal kings MELECHESH will be joined by a new bass player for their upcoming festival appearances.
Brooks on Beer: Malt, the soul of beer
In ancient Sumeria, Ninkasi was worshipped as the goddess of beer 4000 years ago. She is credited with creating the first recipe for beer.

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Sumerian - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sumer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ancient Scripts: Sumerian
The Sumerians were one of the earliest urban societies to emerge in the world, in Southern Mesopotamia more than 5000 years ago.
Sumerian Myths
The Sumerians developed one of the earliest civilizations on earth (3500-1750 B.C.
Sumerian Mythology FAQ
This posting contains a description of the pantheon and cosmology of the Sumerians, who lived in what is now southern Iraq over 4000 years ago.

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