What were these handbags or purses depicted in glyph carved in stone and other materials in ancient history?

Handbags or purses were depicted numerous times in ancient history.

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What were these handbags or purses depicted in glyph carved in stone and other materials in ancient history?

This isn’t about a UFOs in ancient history but it is related by connection of the Anunnaki.

I’m sure a lot of you have seen numerous images of the ancient divine deities and other beings carrying peculiar ‘handbags’ also known as ‘purses’ in their hands and have wondered what they were. Why were there so many identical or very similar bags or purses in various historical epochs on different continents?

Unfortunately, neither legends nor myths contain specific information about them.

I’ve pondered on and off for years over these mysterious bags. I’ve read other people’s theories of what they could have been; a basket for carrying water, fruit, gold, etc., but those ideas are impossible. It’s impossible because these so called bags are made of solid stone. They cannot carry anything.

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Statue of a ‘god’ carrying a handbag.

I finally came upon an article that makes the most sense to me and thought I’d share the information. For sure, it’s a clear impression that the ancients were far from being only savage hunters and gatherers as mainstream historians impose on us. The ancients obviously had totally different priorities in their life, which enabled them to see a completely different picture of the world.

Anyways, author and historian, Sviatoslav Sergeyev drew a parallel between the symbolism of such ‘handbags’ and the times when Primordial Knowledge was brought into the world. A graphic example is the Vulture Stone in Göbekli Tepe. In the world of archaeology there are such artifacts as ‘handbags’ not attached to any figure/being/deity or other item.

So, what did Gods carry in their ‘handbags’? They carried spiritual knowledge. I ‘think’ the handbags, aka purses are the individuals temple which they believed carried knowledge. Kind of like how some Christians wear a cross, believing it carries faith.

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Sample glyph of an Anunnaki carrying a handbag.

Here’s some references to important quotes regarding the bags:

We might interpret the Göbekli Tepe site as having also served as an instructional sanctuary, where (if we believe the statements of later cultures) civilizing skills might have been intentionally introduced to humanity. We find this same outlook expressed in myths that survive in some cultures. For example, among the Maori of New Zealand, one mythic storyline tells of how a deified ancestor named Tane ascended to a place where the gods lived and returned with three baskets filled with knowledge. Within the context of this type of myth, the notion of a basket comes to be associated symbolically with instructed knowledge.

An Egyptian term for ‘basket’ hetep is a homonym for other features we also find at Göbekli Tepe. It can refer to ‘a place of peace or propitiation’, ‘the shrine of a god’, to a ‘slab of stone’ (written with a glyph shaped like the Göbekli Tepe pillars), and to a ‘graving tool, stylus, chisel’. The term is formed from the same phonetic root het/get/chet that can imply the concept of a temple or sanctuary in various ancient languages.

Both the shape and temple/shrine symbolism of the handbag images is also reflected in later cultures such as ancient Egypt. In his book Ancient Egypt: Anatomy of a Civilization, Barry Kemp of the University of Cambridge in England discusses the attributes of a type of pre-dynastic portable shrine called a ‘seh’ that, in his view, became the prototype for temple architecture and symbolism in dynastic Egypt. He characterizes the seh as an early ‘tent’ shrine, built from poles and cloth or animal skins. The lower part of the shrine was squared, much like a modern dining room cabinet, while the poles of the upper part were bent into the shape of a domed arch, creating a covered shelf. The overall shape is a match for the Göbekli Tepe figures, and presents a good physical and conceptual correlate to the handbag symbols. In his Egyptian Hieroglyphic Dictionary, Sir E.A. Wallace Budge defines a phonetically-similar word sa as ‘a shrine or sanctuary in which a god or goddess was housed’.

When French anthropologist Marcel Griaule met with a Dogon priest named Ogotemmeli to discuss attributes of a Dogon shrine (a counterpart to a Buddhist stupa) that serves as the defining symbol of their cosmology, the blind teacher reached around the inside of his hut, searching with his hands until he found a woven basket to use as a physical prop to illustrate the symbolic attributes of the shrine…

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Secrets of the Sumerian Tablets

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In 1890, a group of French archaeologists were exploring the ruins of Nineveh, an ancient Mesopotamian city on the eastern bank of the Tigris River. There, they discovered 22,000 clay tablets with unfamiliar writings and strange symbols. Hundreds of scientists, linguists and archaeologists immediately began putting the pieces together; deciphering and translating. Just in the last ten years, the information has started to become public. And, the tablets show an amazing link to the Christian Bible.

The clay tablets are known as The Sumerian Tablets and there’s been a lot of controversy over them because no one can deny there’s a relation to the Old Testament, in addition, who can argue against the facts; The Sumerian Tablets are dated at 4,500 BCE. The Torah, the Old Testament is 1,200 BCE. The Sumerian Tablets takes precedence over the Bible.

Some may think “So, the Bible is possibly older than we thought. What’s the point of issue?” The matter lays in the extensive details that are contained in the tablets and not in the Bible.

The Sumerian People were possibly the earliest civilization to emerge in the world approximately 5,000 BCE. They built the first city named Sumer, which means “Land of the Civilized Kings.” By 3,600 BCE, they created the first ‘writings’ called cuneiform. They invented the wheel, the sail boat, the first sewer system, agriculture processes such as irrigation and the concept of a city, using actual city-grids as we do today. Artifacts show evidence of their knowledge on the solar system and compelling information about the planet Mars that has astronomer’s and scientists perplexed.

The Religion of the ancient Sumerian’s left its mark on the entire Middle East with artwork; carvings, seals, texts and symbols. It was a complex faith and consisted of four supreme gods; Anu, Enlil, Enki and Ninhursaga. Their names are seen throughout ancient history in Sumeria, Peru, Egypt, Mesopotamia and Greece. The Sumerian’s called these gods the “Anunnaki.


The Anunnaki, in Sumerian and Hebrew text means “Those who came down from the heavens.” Literally. Per the tablets, their four gods were part of an advanced civilization from the planet Nibiru, also known as Planet X and The 12th Planet, a planet allegedly orbiting our sun in an elliptical orbit every 3,600 years.

The Sumerian’s portrayed the Anunnakias human in form, but giant in size, reaching up to twelve feet tall, powerful bodies and prominent facial features. It’s said they released a kind of luminous radiation that made humans afraid and respectful. In Sumerian artwork the gods have enormous wings. In fact, their description is identical to Archangel Michael.They are an extremely long-lived race, much like the Bible’s patriarchs; living hundreds of years. Even though they are writtenas immortal and almighty, they maintained human traits and the gods could still be hurt and killed.

You can find the Anunnaki described in the Bible; Genesis 1:26, 3:22, 6:2 and 6:4. They are acknowledged as the Nephilim, The Giants, The Watchers and Fallen Angels.

As claimed, the gods “splashed down” in the Persian Gulf area approximately 450,000 years ago. Anu, the god of gods, and his two sons, Enlil and Enki came to Earth to plan their future; making the planet habitable and mining its minerals. Once they settled Anu made his first son, Enki, god of Earth. Within time approximately 200 Anunnaki transported to Earth. The excavating was plenty, unfortunately the labor was greater than the gods could handle. That’s when Enki came upon his theory of bringing humans into existence; to do their work while they ruled.

When the gods like men bore the work and suffered the toll, the toil of the gods were great,

the work was heavy, the distress was much.

The Similarities between the Sumerian Tablets and the Bible are simply too overwhelming. The only ways things are not the same are the names of the human’s, the god’s, sites and settings, but, take note, they are all described alike.

One example:

The Great Flood Vs. The Deluge

As stated in the Tenth Sumerian Tablet:

For days before the day of the Deluge, the Earth was rumbling, groan as if pain it was.”

“For nights before the calamity struck, in the heavens Nibiru glowing like a star was seen.”

This implies that Nibiru’s passing Earth could be seen by man and could also go unnoticed; it looked like just another star.

Before the heavy rains and storms fell to Earth many of the Anunnaki race that had come here to live returned to Nibiru. The remaining are said to have watched the Earth in its devastation from their “Celestial Boatsin the sky, circling and determining the planets condition.

Then there was darkness in daytime, and at night the Moon as though by a monster was swallowed. The Earth began to shake by force by unknown it was agitated.”

“In the glow of dawn a black cloud arose from the horizon. The morning’s light to darkness changed. Then the sound of rolling thunder boomed, lighting the skies lit up. On that day, on the unforgettable day, the Deluge with a roar begun.”

Indicating the South Pole’s prodigious ice sheets cracking, crashing and splashing into the waters creating a great tsunami. The giant tidal wave traveled North and submerged the City of Edin. The Bible refers the City of Edin as the “Garden of Eden.” Both located in the Persian Gulf.

Knowing the Deluge would end all life on Earth, Enlil felt satisfied the humans would be gone. To him, they began multiplying too fast and became loud and violent. Polar opposite brother, Enki had a connection with the humans which he created and took it upon himself to save their race. Enki secretly traveled in form of a dream to his son, Ziusudra (Biblical Noah) and instructed Ziusudra to build a boat. Enki provided the exact measurements needed for the arch, as well as informing to use bitumen to waterproof it. Enki also wanted to save the planets animal species which he succeeded in a way comparable to how he made the first man and female.

The great winds and tidal waves swept the Earth for seven days then came to a calm. The storm was over but heavy rains continued for another forty days and nights. Ziusudra released a raven, then one white dove to bring back evidence of land. The dove returned with a fresh olive leaf.

Texts state Ziusudra saw the twin peaks of Mount Arrata and directed the boat towards them but found dry land on that route. (Today’s Ararat Mountains in Turkey)

The end of the Tenth Tablet, which some call The Book of Noah since he is the hero of the story, Noah releases the door to the arch and rejoices to Enki. In return, for saving the human race and animals, Noah is rewarded by living with the gods in the Country of Dilmun; a paradise land. Dilmun has been confirmed as existing. It had evolved into the ancient Indus Valley, which is Pakistan and Northwest India today.

Did Enki Create Humans? How will we ever know? Again, the story of how god made man, mirrors the words from the Tablets.

God Created Adam Vs. Enki Created Adapa

Genesis 2:7
“And the Lord formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life.”

Enki and Adapa 24:37
“The human you planned will really come into existence. Impose on him the work of carrying. You should knead clay from the top of the abzu. Nip the clay and you shall bring the form into existence. We will stand by your side by as you give birth.”

The complete tale of how we, humans came to be is recorded in The Epic of Gilgamesh tablet. For justification, humans were genetically engineered by the Anunnaki, as they developed homo erectus into homo sapiens. Bicameral.

They used a Tree of Life symbol to represent the process, and not by coincidence, the Tree of Life symbol, the double helix of DNA symbol and the Cauduceus (The medical symbol) are uniform.

The Return of Nibiru and the Anunnaki has been discussed but details seem to be suppressed. Researching the topic shows a positive and negative outcome, and there isn’t concrete information to know if The Return is true or not.

At the British Muesuem there are still 100,000 cuneiform tablets which are still unpublished. I don’t know, as of this date when they will become public and I wonder what other secrets we will find out.

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