Then,… General considerations It is difficult to establish a common denominator for all of the artistic expressions of the Islamic peoples.
Along with knowledge comes pride. Along with pride comes confidence. Confidence in yourself reflects the confidence people have in you. With pride, confidence, and knowledge, our nation will survive for more generations.
Remember, as one of the first Christians a couple years after the life of Christyou speak one of the oldest, rarest language in the world. The language of God!!! Be proud of that. Aramaic replaced our ancient brethren's language, Akkadian the oldest semetic language around B.
The aramaic script was in turn derived from the Phonecians who probably extracted it from Canaan. After the Assyrians accepted the language of the Aramaens, Aramaic became the lingua franca of Mesopotamia and the whole middle-east.
Syriac also has Akkadian influences. However, our language comparitivly has changed very little in years, especially lituraturally and liturgically.
Parts of the bible were written in aramaic, including the books of Erza and Daniel. The famous painting by Rembrandt incorrectly showed the handwriting as hebrew, because he could not find people who knew the script He should have asked any Assyrian. Celebrate the native tounge of Jesus, the language He preached in, the language of the Assyrians.
The language is so valued that it is extensivly studied at the vatican and taught in ivy league schools such as Harvard University and the University of Chicago just to name a couple.
Learn to read and write as He did. It is an absorbing feeling. Challenge yourself to find a more asthetically beautiful script. Alaha umokhoon God be with all of you. PDFif you intend on printing this web page.
Get the adobe reader. It has been retyped and has a more professional format, includes the vowels and estrangela letters, and has more words and more words spelled out.
You can also read it offline. Remember, we write from right to left. If your interested in learning more Syriac-Aramaic, you may want to check out the "Songs of Assyria" page.
This makes spelling very easy. Just follow these steps, and within two months if you speak a little Assyrian you shall start to read and write Assyrian Believe me. After you learn, you will realize how easy it really was. Learn Juliana's "Alap Beet" song.
Begin with your name. Practice reading and writing with your new skills. Get the "Classical Aramaic" book written by Rocco A. Errico and Michael J. Get the "Learning Syriac CD".
The benifits will be enormous. Also, download these images and use one as your desktop background. Click here for the Letters image. Click here for the Vowels image. Kap, Meem, and Noon. The Estrangela set is mainly used for scriptures, titles, headings, and book and album titles.C enturies later, other scripts” scrip such as “Avestaee” and “Pahlavits were created.
The Avestan alphabet or “Avestaaee” was created in the 3rd century CE for writing the hymns of Zarathustra. Avestan is an extinct Indo-Iranian language related to Old Persian and Sanskrit. The Persian alphabet (Persian: الفبای فارسی , alefbā-ye fârsi), or Perso-Arabic alphabet, is a writing system used for the Persian language.
The Persian script is a type of the Arabic Script. It is an abjad, meaning vowels are underrepresented in writing. The Cuneiform Writing System in Ancient Mesopotamia: Emergence and Evolution. The earliest writing systems evolved independently and at roughly the same time in Egypt and Mesopotamia, but current scholarship suggests that Mesopotamia’s writing appeared first.
The Origin of Philosophy: The Attributes of Mythic/ Mythopoeic Thought. The pioneering work on this subject was The Intellectual Adventure of Ancient Man, An Essay on Speculative Thought in the Ancient Near East by Henri Frankfort, H.A. Frankfort, John A. Wilson, Thorkild Jacobsen, and William A.
Irwin (University of Chicago Press, , -- also once issued by Penguin as Before Philosophy). Overview Beginner Handwriting program for ages 5½+ – Teaches proper letter formation and spacing. – Increases writing speed and legibility by practicing the “writing patterns” that make up all 26 letters in the English alphabet.
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