popularising the literature of ancient Iraq through the art of oral storytelling

 
 
 

Here is a list of the ZRP stories currently available as MP3 audio files. Simply click on the title of any story to see, below, a summary of the story. It is free to listen to and download ZRP stories. New titles are being added regularly. Do come back again soon and check them out.

Stories in English

The Marriage of Martu

King Enmerkar and the Lord of Aratta

The Asag

Huwawa

Inana's Descent

The Poor Man of Nippur

The Moon God's Journey to Nibru

Etana

Enki and Ninmah

Dialogue of Pessimism

Ereshkigal and Nergal

Shukaletuda

Stories in Arabic

King Enmerkar and the Lord of Aratta

Ishtar's Descent

Adapa

Dialogue of Pessimism

Dumuzid's Dream

Ereshkigal and Nergal

 

Story in English and Arabic

The Huluppu Tree