Re: Gilgamesh and the immortality

From: scerir (
Date: Sat Mar 03 2001 - 15:50:21 MST

>> Gilgamesh's death was wrapped in mystery.
>> But right ow prof. Pettinato is translating
>> the last few stone tablets, coming from Iraq.

> Russell Whitaker asked:
> Any idea what happens to Enkidu in this
> version?

No idea. The number of those tablets
is about 300 and prof. Pettinato is still

Btw, Pettinato said that the 'desert storm' war
made (also) a lot of damages. Many tablets are
broken. Gilgamesh's town (?) was partially

The main point is: king Gilgamesh killed
himself, his family, the entire court.
The Euphratis river was forced to flood
the golden grave...

- s.

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