This video was added to YouTube 4 months ago. It is of interest to me because we talk about this ziggurat in my OT-1 course in sections on Gen 11 and Gen 28. What may disturb some viewers is how totally vulnerable this video shows these archeological sites in Iraq to be now.
Monday, July 31, 2006
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Duties of a son, from The Story of Aqhat: To erect a stele for his ancestral gods; to build a family shrine in the sanctuary; to guard his footsteps from earth to underworld; to take his hand when he is drunk; to put his arm over one's shoulder when he is full of wine; to eat a funeral meal in the temple of Ba'al; to offer a sacrifice in the house of El.