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Ur - Ruhayya

Ur - Ruhayya Hiwel Ziwa put each child into a planet. The planets are creatures of God and each has a spirit in it. The name of these seven are Shamish, Sin or Sera, Nirigh, Bel, Enwo, Liwet and Kiwan. At a second birth she produced the Signs of the Zodiac. The planets rule this world of darkness. Thus, Nirigh is the ruler of war, Enwo of science and wisdom, Liwet of love and of inventions... http://www.geocities.com/mandaeanworld1/oral1b.html Shamash Sun Sin or Sera Moon Nirigh Mars Bel Jupiter Enwo Mercury Liwet Venus Kiwan Saturn His mother followed him below and became his wife. She bore him seven children, and Hiwel Ziwa put each child into a planet. Th planets are creatures of God and each has a spirit in it. The name of these seven are Shamish, Sin or Sera, Nirigh, Bel, Enwo, Liwet and Kiwan. At a second birth she produced the Signs of the Zodiac. The planets rule this world of darkness. Thus, Nirigh is the ruler of war, Enwo of science and wisdom, Liwet of love and of inventions such as the aeroplane. The planets are ships in which the melki who rule them ride. In the ship of Shamish is a banner, and from it streams the light of God, for it reflects it and transmits its rays to the world. Thus are constituted the world of light and darkness, the world of truth and not-truth. http://www.mandaeanworld.com/oral_folklore1b.html Shamish, Sin, Nirigh, Bel, Enwo, Liwet, Kiwan Sun, Moon, Mars, Jupiter, Mercury, Venus, Saturn
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