The Seven Names of Lamastu

This is a modern translation of the famous Lamastu Series, with commentary, which can be used as a dictionary and travel companion through the earliest form of religion and sorcery.

The Seven Names of Lamastu

The Seven Names of Lamastu is an exploration of the religions and mysteries of the cradle of civilisation, Mesopotamia. A modern translation of the famous Lamastu Series, with commentary, which can be used as a dictionary and travel companion through the earliest form of religion and sorcery.

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The Seven Names of Lamastu
Language: en
Pages: 580
Authors: Jan Fries
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-31 - Publisher:

The Seven Names of Lamastu is an exploration of the religions and mysteries of the cradle of civilisation, Mesopotamia. A modern translation of the famous Lamastu Series, with commentary, which can be used as a dictionary and travel companion through the earliest form of religion and sorcery.
Birth in Babylonia and the Bible
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Marten Stol, F. A. M. Wiggermann
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-01-01 - Publisher: BRILL

Utilising material spanning 3000 years, this book examines childbirth in the Biblical and Babylonian world. Stol's scholarship has an extraordinary range. He follows the mother and child from conception to weaning, analyzing a variety of different texts and topics. He deals, for example, with the vicissitudes and procedures of labor
Zikir Šumim
Language: en
Pages: 509
Authors: F. R.: Festschrift Kraus, George van Driem
Categories: Akkadian language
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982 - Publisher: Brill Archive

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Babylonian Creation Myths
Language: en
Pages: 656
Authors: Wilfred G. Lambert
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-26 - Publisher: Penn State Press

For much of the last half of the twentieth century, W. G. Lambert devoted much of his research energy and effort to the study of Babylonian texts dealing with Mesopotamian ideas regarding creation, including especially Enuma Elish. This volume, which appears almost exactly 2 years after Lambert’s death, distills a
Mesopotamian Medicine and Magic
Language: en
Pages: 968
Authors: Strahil V. Panayotov, Luděk Vacín
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-27 - Publisher: BRILL

Mesopotamian Medicine and Magic. Studies in Honour of Markham J. Geller offers 34 brand-new text editions and analytical studies concerned with diverse healing traditions and practices in Ancient Western Asia.