Gilgamesh, the Lion King?


One response to “Gilgamesh, the Lion King?

  • EAC

    While Enkidu is regulary potrayed as a Man with animal personalities, it is possible Enkidu could have been a Lion-like creature, a Shedu. The harlot Shamhat could have been a Lamassu, the female version of a Shedu. Unless of course there is bestiality involved here, between a human and a Shedu.

    So the little Lion carried by the ‘Gilgamesh statue’? That possibly could have been Enkidu.

    So the illustration above of Gilgamesh (from the Fate/ series), that could have been easily Gilgamesh caressing his beloved companion, Enkidu. At least based on the original version…

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