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Ancient Mirrors of Womanhood - Chapter 31, Mami Aruru Summary & Analysis

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Chapter 31, Mami Aruru Summary and Analysis

The two Akkadian names Mami and Aruru are used interchangeably to refer to the Creator of Life, the Divine Mother of All. The ancient mother creates life by pinching off 14 pieces of clay and laying a brick between them. She creates seven women and places them to the left, then creates seven men and places them to the right. The people are then placed upon the earth.

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