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oursoulsaredamned:

The surest safeguard against Lamashtu, however, was to call on the help of her male equivalent, the equally terrifying Pazuzu. Like her he was talon-footed, although his body was scaly and his penis tipped with a serpent’s head. A spirit of the desert winds, Pazuzu bore wings. He alone was thought to have the power to drive Lamashtu back to the underworld, so plaques showing his doglike face and bulging eyes occupied space in many homes, placed there by the householder to curry favor.

oursoulsaredamned:

The surest safeguard against Lamashtu, however, was to call on the help of her male equivalent, the equally terrifying Pazuzu. Like her he was talon-footed, although his body was scaly and his penis tipped with a serpent’s head. A spirit of the desert winds, Pazuzu bore wings. He alone was thought to have the power to drive Lamashtu back to the underworld, so plaques showing his doglike face and bulging eyes occupied space in many homes, placed there by the householder to curry favor.