Tower of Babel — Fact or Fiction?

Tower of Babel - Fact or Fiction?

A group of archaeologists has found conclusive evidence that there was a Tower of Babel. As evidence of the plates have been demonstrated with the characters, as well as chip boards with carvings.

Age artifacts found dated to about 2500 BC, this period falls during the reign of the great Babylonian king-conqueror Nebuchadnezzar II. During this period, the Babylonian Empire was at the height of its prosperity. Today, the world of the ancient artifacts found belong to the famous art collector Martin Schoen from Norway. Order a translation of the instructions of any difficulty you can have a professional company of gettranslate.ru.

Most scientists involved in research the Bible, believe that there is a direct link between the ziggurats of Mesopotamia, which served as temples and building the Tower of Babel.

The largest and tallest temple, which had a height of almost one hundred meters — that's about 40-storey building, it was built in Babylon. There is also an opinion that this is a ziggurat was built during the reign of King Hammurabi. The temple had called himself "Etemenanki," that the ancient Persian means "the house, connecting heaven and earth."

Etemenanki subjected to constant destruction of the neighboring states, but he is also subjected to the subsequent recovery. In building was used eighty-five million mud bricks. After each reconstruction of the temple's foundation and expanded in the last strongholds of his foundation grew to a length that was equal to the building height.

The Tower of Babel was part of the ensemble of the temple complex, which is situated on the bank of the river Euphrates. Each part of the temple complex was used for certain religious rituals. The conclusion was based on the found clay tablets, the text of which was proof of that.

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