Mesopotamia

Religion

Gods

The cultures of Mesopotamia had a polytheistic belief system, which means that the people believed in multiple gods instead of just one. They also believed in demons created by the gods, which could be good or evil.


Beliefs

The believed that the gods influenced most of what happened in their lives.

Each city had a god or goddess that they worshiped. Each city also had a ziggurat also referred to as a temple.