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Inanna

 

a deity in Sumerian mythology and religion. Protectress of the city of Uruk and its environs, Inanna was the goddess of fertility, carnal love, and discord. Later, she was the central feminine image in the Sumerian pantheon of gods. Inanna passed into Akkadian (Babylonian-Assyrian) mythology, where she was revered under the name Ishtar.

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Yet the imagery also embraces the divine world since the stylised plant has produced five buds and three flowers or rosettes that are understood as symbols of the goddess Inanna. The active male goat and the passive plant encapsulates the fertility and abundance provided by the gods.
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Damascus, SANA -- Artifacts uncovered from various archeological sites in Syria document the creativity shown by ancient artists from various eras and cultures in embodying a figure that symbolizes two values humanity has cherished throughout history: Ishtar, Inanna, Aphrodite, Venus, the goddess of love and beauty.
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adapted from Inanna, Queen of Heaven and Earth (trans.
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Both shadows and people dance in Saburo Teshigawara's Mirror and Music, and Carolyn Carlson's Inanna highlights the power of her female dancers.
It tells of Inanna, the queen of heaven, travelling in her sky boat and visiting Enki, the lord of wisdom who lived in a watery abyss.