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ARCHITECTURAL THE HANGING GARDENS OF BABYLON

MYTHOLOGY
THE HANGING GARDENS OF BABYLON WAS BUILT
IN THE CITY OF MESOPOTAMIA (MODERN IRAQ).
 MEANS THE SYMBOLISM OF REAL KING NEBUCHADNEZZAR II, WHO RULED FOR 43
 WORLD ARCHITECTURE AS WELL AS     ARCHITECTURE  YEARS. HE MARRIED AMYITIS, DAUGHTER OF THE
DESCRIBED   IN MYTHOLOGICAL STORIES.  KING OF THE MEDES, TO CREATE AN ALLIANCE
BETWEEN THE TWO NATIONS. 
IN ADDITION TO LANGUAGE A MYTH COULD BE 
REPRESENTED BY A PAINTING, A SCULPTURE OR A  AMYITIS GOT HOMESICK WHEN SHE MARRIED
BUILDING. NEBUCHADNEZZAR SHE GOT HOMESICK FOR THE
PLANTS AND GARDENS OF HER HOMELAND. TO
IT IS ABOUT THE OVERALL STORY OF  MAKE HER HAPPY NEBUCHADNEZZAR BUILD THE
AN ARCHITECTURAL WORK, OFTEN REVEALED  HANGING GARDENS FOR HER TO FEEL BETTER. 
THROUGH ART. 
THE GARDEN WAS BUILT AROUND 600 B.C, IT
NOT ALL STORIES SURROUNDING AN ARCHITECTURAL  HAD ALL DIFFERENT TYPE OF TREES,FLOWERS,
WORK INCORPORATE A LEVEL OF MYTH. AND PLANTS. THE HEIGHT OF THE GARDEN IS 80
FT ABOVE THE GROUND. 
 THESE STORIES CAN ALSO BE WELL HIDDEN TO THE 
CASUAL VIEWER AND ARE OFTEN BUILT INTO THE  A MYSTERY THAT PUZZLED EVERYONE IS THAT
THE HANGING GARDENS ARE THE ONLY ONE OF  HOW THE PLANTS AND TREES GET WATERED,
CONCEPTUAL DESIGN OF THE ARCHITECTURAL 
THE SEVEN WONDERS FOR WHICH THE  AND HOW THE WATER GOES UP. BUT THEY HAD
STATEMENT.
LOCATION HAS NOT BEEN DEFINITIVELY  THEIR OWN WATER SYSTEM TO WATER THE
ESTABLISHED.  THERE ARE NO EXTANT 
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PLANTS. IN THE SECOND CENTURY THE
BABYLONIAN TEXTS THAT MENTION THE  HANGING GARDENS WAS DESTROYED BY AN
GARDENS, AND NO DEFINITIVE  EARTHQUAKE. THE HANGING GARDENS IS
ARCHAEOLOGICAL EVIDENCE HAS BEEN FOUND  CONSIDERED ONE OF THE SEVEN WONDERS OF
IN BABYLON.THREE THEORIES HAVE BEEN  THE ANCIENT WORLD.
SUGGESTED TO ACCOUNT FOR THIS.

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