Ishtar Gate, Babylon,Babil,Iraq 1983

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F. Zaman on May 18, 2009

The Ishtar Gate ,one of King Nebuchadnezzar's(605-562 BC) most spectacular structure ,was made from clay bricks,which were moulded and glazed with colour.He also built the hanging Gardens for his wife ( one of the seven wonders of the world).

ƤōƝƓ on May 20, 2009

Oh, you have been to Iraq for more than 20 years!! Iraq is very ancient. Do you have any update about this beautiful site after the war, F.Zaman?


F. Zaman on May 20, 2009

sorry, I had been there 25 years back,it was lovely and beautiful but I think its no more like this now..people used say happy if they are not Happy at all...

ƤōƝƓ on May 20, 2009

Oh, no, so sorry to hear that, F.Zaman. This is the treasure of the entire human civilization.

imipapi on November 22, 2009

Kevés magyarnak sikerült ide eljutni. Hálás vagyok a sorsnak, hogy nekem sikerült.

F. Zaman on November 23, 2009

imipapi,may I request you to write this in English..thanks

F. Zaman on October 10, 2010

ah-pong, this is quite correct but the museum was lotted during the war by the thieves,so called collectors...!!

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  • Uploaded on May 11, 2009
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    by F. Zaman
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