The mention of the Hanging Gardens of Babylon conjures up

10/9/2021, 12:32:05 PM
The mention of the Hanging Gardens of Babylon conjures up images of an oasis in the midst of a bustling city; a vibrant Eden of lush trees, shrubs, and vines supported with beautiful pillars and architecture. The gardens are thought to have been built by King Nebuchadnezzar II sometime in the 6th century BCE. While it is one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, its actual existence is quite contested, with three theories prevailing: that the gardens were purely mythical and idealized in the minds of writers and travellers; that they did exist, but were razed in the first century BCE; and that the “hanging gardens of Babylon” actually refers to a garden built in Nineveh by the Assyrian King Sennacherib..... #hanginggardenofbabylon Read the full article on our website. Link in Bio. Comment | Tag | Share Turn ON Post Notifications & Never miss any Content! #babylon #babylonmiami305 #ancientcity #garden #iraq #ancientgarden #eden #nebuchadnezzar #kings #ancientmythology #queen #akashicrecords #greece #ancientfindings #ancientgreek

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