A Prayer from a Coronation Ritual of the Time of Tukulti-Ninurta I (1.140)
(123 words)

Subject: Canonical Compositions from the Biblical World; Akkadian Canonical Compositions; Royal Focus; Royal Hymns

A Prayer from a Coronation Ritual of the Time of Tukulti-Ninurta I (1.140)

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May Assur and Ninlil, the lords of your crown, set your crown on your head for a hundred years!

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May your foot in Ekur and your hands stretched toward the breast of Assur, your god, be agreeable!

(4)

May your priesthood and the priesthood of your sons be agreeable to Assur, your god! With your straight scepter widen your …

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Livingstone, Alasdair, “A Prayer from a Coronation Ritual of the Time of Tukulti-Ninurta I (1.140)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 29 May 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_1_140>



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