Studies on the Assyrian ritual and series bît rimki. by JГёrgen LГ¦ssГёe

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Published by E. Munksgaard in [Copenhagen] .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Akkadian language -- Texts.,
  • Assyria -- Religion

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Pagination112 p. fold. illus.
Number of Pages112
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Open LibraryOL15401075M

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København: Munksgaard, Bīt rimki, “House of Ablution” or "Bath-house", is an ancient Mesopotamian prophylactic ritual and accompanying incantation series, recorded on seven or more tablets, the first of which describes the actual performance of the ritual. Its purpose was to cleanse the person of the Assyrian king, and his household, of the evils portended by the inauspicious sign of a lunar eclipse, witchcraft 1–3: Here is the complete list of the titles of the works of.

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This work is "The Prayers of the Lifting of the Hand," and represents the cuneiform texts of a group of Babylonian and Assyrian incantations and magical formulae edited with transliterations, translations, and full vocabulary from tablets of the Kuyunjik collections preserved in the British Museum.

Contents: Prayers addressed to: Deities; Gods; Goddesses; Astral Deities; Prayers. The fragment A (Oriental Institute, Chicago) occupies a special position among the cuneiform sources of the ritual six-column tablet, inscribed in the Neo-Assyrian script of the 8th and 7th centuries BC, originally contained the complete text of the series with its nine canonical by: The Assyrian by Nicholas Guild (Scribner, ) The Assyrian, by Nicholas Guild, is one of the few historical novels that look at the Ancient Near East (ANE).

The book is a massive epic that covers the life of Tiglath Ashur, the son of the Assyrian King Sennacherib, who /5(60). Ah, Assyria Studies in Assyrian History contains 30 essays on ancient Near Eastern history and historiography, spanning the entire range of Mesopotamian history, from Sumer to the Persian Empire.

Contributors investigate previously unpublished texts for the. The Assyrian is the first of a two-part series about Tiglath Ashur, the son of Sennacherib, who ruled as king of Assyria from BC, Assyria's Golden Age.

This hefty book begins with Tiglath's birth to a Greek concubine in Nineveh, where as a child he narrowly escapes from castration (apparently Assyrian kings would thin their herd of sons /5. The book also aims to explore the impact of the genocide period of – on the development or partial unraveling of Assyrian group cohesion, including aspirations to autonomy in the Assyrian areas of northern Iraq, northwestern Iran, and southeastern Turkey.5/5(1).

The internal stability and cohesion of the Neo-Assyrian Empire to a very considerable degree rested on the public image of the King as an omnipotent earthly representative of God.

Many elaborate rituals were designed and performed in order to promote this image and firmly implant it in the minds of the king's subjects, vassals and enemies. The corpus of royal rituals known to us includes a Author: Simo Parpola. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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THE ASSYRIAN DICTIONARY OF THE ORIENTAL INSTITUTE OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO An Assyrian Doomsday Book Jones-Snyder T. Jones and J. Snyder, Sume-rian Economic Texts from the Rimki J. Laessøe, Studies on the Assyrian Ritual bît rimki Lajard Culte de Vénus.

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Assyrian power under Tiglath Pileser IV ( B.C.) means a revival of history writing and our problems begin again. The Sargonidae, the most important of the various Assyrian dynasties, comprising Sargon ( B.C.), Sennacherib ( B.C.), Esarhaddon ( B.C.), and Ashur bani apal ( B.C.), furnish us a most embarrassing.

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Akkadian literature is the ancient literature written in the Akkadian language (Assyrian and Babylonian dialects) written in Mesopotamia (Assyria and Babylonia) during the period spanning the Middle Bronze Age to the Iron Age (roughly the 23rd to 6th centuries BC).

Drawing on the traditions of Sumerian literature, the Babylonians compiled a substantial textual tradition of mythological.

Babylonia (băbĬlō´nēə), ancient empire of name is sometimes given to the whole civilization of S Mesopotamia, including the states established by the city rulers of Lagash, Akkad (or Agade), Uruk, and Ur in the 3d millennium BC Historically it is limited to the first dynasty of Babylon established by Hammurabi (c BC), and to the Neo-Babylonian period after the fall.

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A Manichaean psalm-book. Stuttgart: Kohlhammer (esp. 93). Alster Alster, Bendt. “Geštinanna as Singer and the Chorus of Uruk and Zabalam. UET 6/1 ” Journal of Cuneiform Studies 37 () [JSTOR (requires subscription)] Alster Alster, Bendt.

“A Note on the Uriah Letter in the Sumerian Sargon Legend.”. (AINA) -- A new book on the Turkish genocide of Assyrians has been published by Berghahn Books. The book, titled Let Them Not Return - Sayfo -- The Genocide Against the Assyrian, Syriac, and Chaldean Christians in the Ottoman Empire, was edited by David Gaunt, Naures Atto, and Soner O.

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"Chercheroka zamara o shekwana kashira”. By: Yakub Youel. Published by the Oriental Cultural Centre in Iraq. This invaluable collection of Mesopotamian texts of the type labeled "chronicles" is divided into two sections: studies and texts.

Each study elucidates essential chronicle historical and source material. Each text is presented with transliteration, translation, and commentary. Indexes, line drawings, and plates complete this volume.

The book has long been considered a model of its type, and 5/5(1). THE ASSYRIAN DICTIONARY OF THE ORIENTAL INSTITUTE OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO EDITORIAL BOARD R OBERT D. B An Assyrian Doomsday Book Jones-Snyder T. Jones and J. Snyder, Sume-rian Economic Texts from the Rimki J.

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Copenhagen: Munksgaard Maas Maas, Michael (ed.). Studies in the Book of Giants Traditions. Monographs of the Hebrew Union College Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College Press (esp. Guild presents a sweeping historical novel set in ancient Assyria at the height of its glory, and focusing on two brothers--one destined to be king, the other a legendary warrior--and the woman who loves them both.

"Brimming with authenticity superior historical fiction"Booklist.5/5(2). Letters from Assyrian and Babylonian Scholars renews the debt Assyriology owes to Simo Parpola for trying to grasp the meaning of this fascinating edition includes forty-three new texts, most of them in the Babylonian dialect, the most striking of which is the Assyrian letter ABL (no.

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Assyrian kings ruled from Nineveh, a city situated on the Upper Tigris River in what is presently Northern Iraq. The Assyrians, circa B.C., controlled Egypt, Syria, Iraq, parts of Turkey and Iran. Journal of Assyrian Academic Studies: Latest Issue of JAAS No.

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