Sumerian: 𒍣𒅔𒋤𒁺 ZI.IN.SUD.DU A single fragmentary tablet excavated in Nippur tells of the Gods An, Enlil, Enki and Ninhursanga create the Sumer (black-headed people) and create comfortable conditions for the animals to live and procreate. Then kingship descends from heaven and the first cities are founded: Eridu, Bad-tibira, Larak, Sippar, and Shuruppak. In the next part after the missing piece of the tablet, the gods have decided not to […]

Di Michelangelo Buonarroti – Web Gallery of Art:   Image  Info about artwork, Public Domain Noah’s Ark is the vessel in the Genesis flood narrative (Genesis Ch. 6–9), where God spares Noah and his family, plus a breeding pair of each species from a flood he sends to engulf the world and cleanse it of sinners. One of the Prometheus working […]