JM Heatherly

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From ancient Mesopotamia

Photo by Daniel Horvath on Unsplash

Between the Tigris and Euphrates, in ancient Sumer/modern Iraq, were some of the first libations. We find evidence of early, advanced human civilization here. These farmers grew grains like barley and wheat.

Sumerians of this time believed in an afterlife called Kur, which was a dark cavern deep underground. People…

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JM Heatherly

JM Heatherly

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