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ziggurats were used for religious ceremonies in mesopotamia

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What were the religious purposes of ziggurats?

The religious purposes for ziggurats is that Mesopotamians believed that the powerful gods lived in the nearer heavens so they decided to built ziggurats to be closer to the gods in contact and to worship them.

Who made the ziggurats?

The ancient Mesopotamians created the ziggurats.

What are ziggurats made of?

Ziggurats are made of mud bricks that form a massive pyramidal stepped tower.

Were ziggurats made out of grass?


For what purposes were ziggurats designed?

The purpose ziggurats were designed is because they belived that the priest were the closest to there gods so they built a special place for them to go and communicate to there god

What year were the ziggurats made?

It was made in 4000 B.C.

What were Ziggurats made out of?

made of mud,clay,and stones they found in the area

When were the ziggurats made?

Approximately 13th century BC

Who made ziggurats?

Babylonians, Assyrians, Sumerians, Mesopotamians.

Why were ziggurats important to Sumerian society?

The Ziggurats made up the core of ancient Sumerian religion as they were the main temples to their gods.

What are ancient mesopotamia ziggurats made of?

there made of stone like the pyramids andsphinx

Where are ziggurats located?

Ziggurats were built when Sumerians were alive. They lived in Mesopotamia and that is where they were built. Today where Sumer was is modern day Iraq. There all still some Ziggurats in Iraq that were made by the Sumerians. I believe the town is called Ur, IraqThere are many ziggurats. One is located in the city of Ur!

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