The Binding of the Evil Sorcercers

Sumerian Script 

Alsi ku nushi ilani mushiti
Itti kunu alsi mushitum kallatum kuttumtum
Alsi bararitum qablitum u namaritum
Ashshu kashshaptu u kashshipanni
Eli nitum ubbiraanni
IIi-ia u Ishtari-ia ushis-su-u-eIi-ia
Eli ameri-ia amru-usanaku
Imdikula salalu musha u urra
Qu-u imtana-allu-u pi-ia
Upu unti pi-ia iprusu
Me mastiti-ia umattu-u
Eli li nubu-u xiduti si-ipdi
Izizanimma ilani rabuti shima-a dababi
Dini dina alakti limda
Epu-ush salam kashshapi-ia u kashshapti-ia
Sha epishia u mushtepishti-ia
Is mass-ssarati sha mushi lipshuru ruxisha limnuti
Pisha lu-u ZAL.LU Lishanusha Lu-u Tabtu
Sha iqbu-u amat limutti-ia kima ZAL.LU litta-tuk
Sha ipushu kishpi kima Tabti lishxarmit
qi-ishrusha pu-uttu-ru ipshetusha xulluqu
Kal amatusha malla-a sseri
Ina qibit iqbu-u ilani mushitum.

When thou art haunted by the spells of the worshippers of the Ancient Ones, make images of them, one male and one female, and  burn them in flames of the AGA MASS SSARATU, while Intoning the following Incantation of the Binding.
 
                                   Translation

I invoke you, Gods of the Night
Together with you I call to the Night, to Covered Woman
I call in the evening, at Midnight, and in the Morning
because they have enchanted me
The Sorcerer and the Sorceress have bound me
My God and my Goddess cry over me
I am plagued with pain because of illness
I stand upright, I cannot lie down
Neither during the night nor during the day
They have stuffed my mouth with cords!
They have closed my mouth with grass!
They have made the water of my drink scarce.
My joy is sorrow, and my merriment is grief.


Arise! Great Gods! Hear my wailing!
Obtain justice! Take notice of my Ways!
I have an image of the Sorcerer and the Sorceress.
Of my enchanter and enchantress.
May the three Watches of the Night dissolve their evil sorceries.
May their mouths be waxed, their tongues honey.
The word of my doom which they have spoken.
May they melt like wax!
The spell that they worked, may it pour away like honey.
Their knot is broken!
Their work destroyed!
All their speech fills the deserts and the wastes
According to the Decree which the Gods of the Night have issued.
It is finished.

When the time has come to summon the Watcher the first time, the place of thy calling must be clean, and a double circle of flour drawn about thee. There should be no alter, but only the new bowl with the caren signs on it. The Conjuration of the Fire should be made, and the sacrifices heaped thereupon, into the burning bowl. The Bowl is now called AGA MASS SSARATU, and to be used for no other purpose, save to invoke the Watcher.
The bowl must be lain between the circles, facing Northeast.
Thy vestments should be black, and thy cap black.
The sword must be at hand, but not yest on the ground.
It must be the Darkest Hour of the Night. There must be no sign of light.




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