Psychological diseases and treatment of rheumatic and caustic in the modern Assyrian era (911 - 612 BC)

  • Khatab Ali Khatab Tikrit University / College Of Arts

Abstract

One of the things that we must manifest is what is included in the aspect of spirituality, since the ancient peoples cared about this and those Assyrian people, so we will give a picture of the causes of diseases that affected the human psychologically and how he managed to address through the narcotic and condescension the Assyrians believed that the psychological diseases that affect humans caused by demons attack him because of the discontentment of the gods and that what man thinks in the interpretation of natural phenomena surrounding him is a minor because what is wrong with him is right with the gods, the awareness of the gods and the depth of thinking is of capacity is unable Humans reached it, so sin was one of the causes of the disease.
    They believed that evil spirits and ghosts were the souls of the dead, especially those who were left without burial. Moreover, there are devils that cause various kinds of physical and mental illnesses for people. They also believed that calamities and diseases were the result of black magic.

Published
Mar 30, 2019
How to Cite
KHATAB, Khatab Ali. Psychological diseases and treatment of rheumatic and caustic in the modern Assyrian era (911 - 612 BC). Journal of Al-Frahedis Arts | مجلة آداب الفراهيدي, [S.l.], v. 1, n. 32, p. 312-328, mar. 2019. ISSN 2663-8118. Available at: <http://jaa.tu.edu.iq/index.php/art/article/view/232>. Date accessed: 20 oct. 2021. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.25130/art.v1i32.232.