Eleventh century C.E., Turkish monk and world historian, Cedrinus wrote extensively about the ancient empires which pre-date the Turks arrival. He writes that it is from this ancient region where the Queen of Sheba (Makere, Makeda) and Queen Nefertiti (who were also Sibyl prophetesses) reigned during the period she (Sheba) visited King Solomon's Temple. Many of the prophecies of the ancient Sibyls originate from the Mitanni empire. These prophecies specifically were directed towards her seven main temples, of whom the Roman Caliphates would later violently usurp and convert into "Churches" removing their ancestral deities, and holy images of their chief goddesses’, and their worship. Their main goddess being “Ashtoreth,” (Astarte), an aspect of Isis, whom the fiercely patriarchal Persian, Turks and Roman invaders despised, due to her religious, cultural and economic predominance throughout the ancient world.


One of the most famous of these Hittites Sibyls was duly named Phrigia/Phyrgia(2996 B.C.E): As her name implies, she was claimed to be a Phrygian, one of the indigenous clans of Asia Minor (Turkey).Her mother was said to be Dardanus and her father was a Hittite [Turkish] king named ‘Neso’.Phyrgia lived in the small city of Anzira, where her written and oral prophesies, just as their renowned seven holy temples, were considered to be some of the most biblically accurate throughout the ancient world.



     

  The present day Turks who currently occupy the Anatolian region, were not the original indigenous people during biblical times. Prior to their invasions there was the Ethiopian “Mitanni Empire,” a matriarchal kingdom that ruled for 26 centuries; and were undisputedly the main inspiration for the later Byzantium period. During ancient times these various Hittite-Egypto-Ethiopian groups were known as the Phrygians of Phrygia; now modern day Turkey. They are recorded to have settled into Phrygia (ancient Turkey) and the Aegean Islands as early as 4000 B.C.E. An ancient region later invaded by the Greeks, Persians and Turkish warrior tribes who arrived some 2500 years later.


The Hittite clans were also historically known as the Gargars. Located in what is now the Armenian highlands, Gargars (perhaps another ethnic designation for ‘Phrygia’) was a land-locked country bordering Turkey and Iran. The Gargars were also known as the “Gargarensians”, one of the ancient locations of the “Arap” (Sabean/Ethiopian) clans who founded the Mittani empire. Gargars was believed to be the actual location of Mt. Arrata (Arafat).


Far from being an isolated kingdom, the Mitanni Empire was an extremely important spiritual, cultural and economic center of the ancient world. According to Horton, they maintained a system of bartering in goods and had established extensive trade routes to Palestine, Egypt, Lybia, Athens, Corinth, Crete and throughout Peloponnese (ancient Turkey).


 They also maintained schools of medicine, extensive libraries and were considered one of the major centers of learning and spiritual development. It was in this region that the (now Romanized) first great temple to the Egyptian ancestral python “Asclepias” was built.


Eleventh century C.E., Turkish monk and world historian, Cedrenus wrote extensively about the ancient empires which pre-date the Turks arrival. He writes that it is from this ancient region where the Queen of Sheba (Makere, Makeda) and Queen Nefertiti (who were also Sibyl prophetesses) reigned during the period she (Sheba) visited King Solomon's Temple. Many of the prophecies of the ancient Sibyls originate from the Mitanni empire.


                                                Written by: Mama Zogbe, Chief  Hounon-Amengansie •   

                                                               

Image: Hittite Goddess, crowned  “queen of all Royal Kings and their kingdoms”; mother of  divine kings and children of the “(matriarchal )

Lion of Judah.”


During the 6-7th centuries as the Mitanni empire began its decline, she suffered severe blows from the many invading warrior tribes from the East and South. . . invasions and colonization by the Persians, the Turks, and later the Romans, all competing for her lucrative trade routes and seat of divine influence via her holy temples. However, it was under Constantine I, (6th AD), in their fierce battle with the learned Levite Hebrews (now called “Abyssinian Jews”) that he ordered the seizure of her major temple in Constantinople. The lethal blow came under Roman general, Theodosius I (d. 376 C.E.), and his sons, during the reign of Roman emperor Valentinian I. (321-75 C.E.) who ordered the complete pillaging, destruction and occupation of the remaining six holy temples; later converting them into “monks and hermits.” Meaning to isolate a body of “scholars” to seize the Sibyls’ books and prophecies, where they were studied “revised” and would later be used to establish the first concrete theological foundation for the emerging Christian cults. Their hope being to lend divine legitimacy to themselves before the world and specifically, to the Jews. Their altered doctrines would also be used to justify the seizing of the Sibyl holy temples, and the enslavement and persecution of the Hittites and other worshipers throughout the  ancient world by the invading Romans.


These altered doctrines, now known as the “western bible,” is replete with references to Astarte’s worship.  Generally, she  is jealously renounced, and her divine status as the chief principal “god”  is reduced to a “Jezebel” “wicked, seductress idol” (1 Kings 21). As further insult, her divine status was diminished in order to elevate her male consort as the “supreme deity.” These “monks” further changed the original dual name of Asarte and her consort “Anath-Yahu,” to “Yahweh” or simply “Jehovah.”  They condemned all priests who refused to disavow her worship or who dared married one of her queens or followers as “idolaters'.”





300 A.D. Sibyl prophetess Cumea head found in ancient Rome.


During trance possession these women possessed by their tutelary deity would prophesize and their words written down by scribes. During their persecution in Rome, emissaries were sent all throughout Rome, Greece, Israel (Canaan) etc., to seize their prophecies.  The theft and alteration of the Sibyl prophecies used in the bitter propaganda wars with the Jews, was the major impetus behind the so-called “scripture wars” between the “Gnostic and Agnostics.” Meaning those who knew their actual origins and continued their worship  of the old African divine order, and those who were forced to accept the emerging Papal “Imperialist New World Order.”



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