The Sickle and the Hammer

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Ancient representations of Saturn and Mars are displayed in a stone relief and an old coin. Ninurta, pictured in the relief, was identified with Saturn by the Babylonians. The coin depicts a Hellenized leader of Persia, Pharnabazus. Public Domain.  The cropped image of Ninurta is a monumental stone relief from the temple of Ninurta at Kalhu from 883- 889 B.C. The god is Ninurta or possibly Adad and pursues a leonine monster. The images in this photo were altered.

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Ritual for Uncertain Times

 

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Improving Relations with Saturn

Saturn’s ¬†northern hemisphere in 2016 from the Cassini spacecraft. Public Domain. This image has been altered.

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