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The Samas religious texts

classified in the British Museum catalogue as hymns, prayers and incantations.

by Gray, Clifton Daggett.

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Published by Univ. Press in Chicago .
Written in English


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Pagination223 p. 20 pl.
Number of Pages223
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Open LibraryOL15145765M

Interpretations of heavenly phenomena as signs of the future was a Mesopotamian tradition of great antiquity. The practice of Babylonian celestial divination, spanning a period from ca. B.C. to Hellenistic times, is known in the form of celestial omens portending the life of the king and the stability of the state. Emerging for the first time in the fifth century B.C., horoscopes reflect 5/5(1). Sacred texts, though are now for the first time in history, readily available for us to read. And in English. > And sacred texts are central to each tradition. There are many types of Judaism in the world today, Orthodox, Conservative, Reform, and they are significantly different in many of their practices. This is the period of the earliest literary and religious texts that can effectively be read (for instance the great lists of the names of more than gods and goddesses from the Sumerian town of Suruppag), so that when the name or cult of a deity is traced back to the Early Dynastic Period, that means in practice to the beginning of written.


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The texts which are given in the following pages comprise all of the hitherto unpublished Samas Religious Texts, which are classified in the fifth volume of the Catalogue of tJie Cuneiform Tablets in the Kouyunjik Collection of the British Museum as "Incantations and prayers and hymns to the Sun-god" (p.

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