Vampires

Image: Chaos Monster and Sun God, from ‘Monuments of Nineveh, Second Series’ plate 5, London, J. Murray, editor Austen Henry Layard , drawing by L. Gruner, 1853 … in Wikimedia Commons … https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Chaos_Monster_and_Sun_God.png … public domain … COMMENT: In the modern day, some think of the Chaos Monster and of the Goddess Inanna as ekimmu or edimmu, a sort of utukku or udug demon of the Sumerian Religion. Ekimmu were ghosts, precursors of the modern day vampire, in that they were thought to be spirits of the wind who sucked the vital force from living people, especially children, or grown people who were too weak to resist them.

Image: Chaos Monster and Sun God, from ‘Monuments of Nineveh, Second Series’ plate 5, London, J. Murray, editor Austen Henry Layard , drawing by L. Gruner, 1853 … in Wikimedia Commons … https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Chaos_Monster_and_Sun_God.png … public domain …

COMMENT: In the modern day, some think of the Chaos Monster and of the Goddess Inanna as ekimmu or edimmu, a sort of utukku or udug demon of the Sumerian Religion. Ekimmu were ghosts, precursors of the modern day vampire, in that they were thought to be spirits of the wind who sucked the vital force from living people, especially children, or grown people who were too weak to resist them.

In love, light and joy,
Alice B. Clagett
I Am of the Stars

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