It also includes a sacred marriage ritual, laments over the destruction of Rash/Arash (the original home of the Arameans
who produced the text), and many other texts of typically Mesopotamian genres.
In February, Greek Orthodox Patriarch Bartholomew I and representatives of Turkey's Arameans
submitted their proposals in regards to what they expect from Turkey's new constitution to a sub-commission of the inter-party Constitutional Reconciliation Commission.
Those committee members who remained with Armenian, Greek and Aramean
blood on their hands bowed their heads to the Kemalists, joining the ranks.
can receive education in their mother tongue at the Deyrulzafaran Monastery in Mardin.
There are roughly 25,000 Arameans
in Turkey and 85 percent of their population lives in ystanbul.
William Schniedewind studies "The Rise of the Aramean
States" especially through Assyrian eyes, concluding reasonably that the "Arameans
were not so much an ethnic group as a social group" in spite of sharing the same language.
(Syriacs) in Syria have said that their churches have been burnt down and have suggested that radical elements like al-Qaeda have been intimidating them.
The golden calf may have been taken either by Arameans
or Assyrians as a trophy of war.
How is it that the historic monastery of the Aramean
Church, Mor Gabriel, in Mardin has been declared property "stolen" by the Arameans
and designated to be returned to the state by the Supreme Court of Appeals?
In this regard, I do not think it is surprising that these cases and the return of the Arameans
from abroad to their homeland somehow coincided.
Kaufman, dans Arameans
, Aramaic and the Aramaic Literary Tradition, et.
According to legend, oppressed Arameans
, fearing to set foot on the street, would paint those patterns on the ceilings of their homes to alleviate their yearning to see the sky.
Wayne Pitard examines areas where new insights about the relationship of pastoral nomads to urban dwellers have had impact, including the origins of the Arameans
living in the middle Euphrates and Habur River valleys in the twelfth century.
The main activities of the Chaldeans were cultivation of grain and dates and cattle-breeding, while the Arameans
were predominantly semi-nomadic sheep herders.
The party also highlights diversity among their deputies in an effort to have representative voices for all identities, with Armenian, Yazidis, Arameans
(Syriacs), Bosnians and Pomaks along with Turks and Kurds.