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Unformatted text preview: Most famous, biblical Tower of Babel, now gone White Temple : Earliest ziggurat 3000 BC At Uruk 40 feet Bent access approach winding staircase around ziggurat, approaching God in a less arrogant sort of way humble, Ziggurat of Ur : King Ur-Nammu In Ur 2100 BC 50 feet high Dedicated to moon god Gods and Goddesses : Ea / Enki god of water and fertile earth, one of the gods responsible for creating humanity Enlil god of the air, Anu god of the sky Ishtar goddess of love and war Shamash god of the sun and justice, decrees the fate of the dead Adad thunder god...
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- Fall '08