GRADE 0. lullu
This is the grade of an associate, that anyone may aquire. Its sign is
the circle. An Associate is anyone that is studing the materials under the direction of a teacher. They have passed an interview
with the Temple administration, and have written an introductory essay that lays out who they are and why they wish to study.
The word lullu implies a savage, or in this a human.
If the lullu has demonstrated a basic level of requisite knowledge,
he may, upon vote of the Temple administration, embark on the path of Enki and become a Dedicant.
1. MULUKI- MULUA / ORDER OF THE WATCHERS:
The progression through the four step Path of
Enki is divided into two parts:
B. The mulu-a
The first step, is an understanding of the body and subconcious. The mulu-ki (children of the earth) were pure lowerself,
all but animal in nature.
The second step is an understanding of the intuitive right brain and the logical left brain.
The mulu-a (children of the water) were a more intuitive people, that had a strong racial memory (instinctual knowledge) and
tremendous body control.
The Order of the Watchers is the Order of Magicians. The magician works from within two simple precepts:
Grasp the grand secrets in a humble way.
B. Grasp the humble secrets in a grand way.
We are taught
that there is an infinite amount of data coming at us, but that we have limited senses. Thus, in order to see all the many
things, the mage is always vigilant --and is thus, "a Watcher".
Seal of The Fellowship Of Dedicants (shushiti):
The Shushiti studies the curriculum for the Gate of Adar, and has begun the study of the 1st
quarter (earth quarter) of the Enki Tree. Shushiti train to join four hosts:
1. The Host Of Suffering
Host Of The Serpent's Head
3. The Host Of The Ancestors
4. The Host Of Fools
"Master of Fools"
Seal of The Fellowship Of The Neophytes (erim): Grade 1B:
The Erim studies the precepts of the Enlil Gate on the Enki path.
He studies the curriculum
of Enlil, and the second fourth (water) of the Enki tree. The Erim attempts to join the following hosts:
1. The Host
Of The Virgin
2. The Host Of The Living
3. The Host Of Sacrifice
4. The Host Of The Scepter
Council Seat: "Master of Scepters"
Seal of The Fellowship Of Acolytes (dubsartur): Grade 1C:
Dudsartur (apprentice scribe) studies the Gate of Nergal on the Enki Path. They study the third quarter (fire) of the Enki
While studying the curriculum the student seeks to join the following hosts:
The Host Of The Lightning Strike
2. The Host Of The Red Cup
3. The Host Of The Whispers
4. The Host
Of The Serpent's Tail
Council Seat: "Master of the Inner Chamber"
Seal Of The Fellowship Of Minions (shula-a): Rank 1D:
shula-a (entrusted one) studies the curriculum of the Gate of Enki on the Path of Enki.
They study the last four (wind)
of the Enki Tree.
The seek to join the final four hosts.
1. The Host Of The White Cup
2. The Host Of Flames
3. The Host Of The Rainbow
4. The Host Of The Tablet
Council Seat: "Master Of The
2. MULUIZI / ORDER OF THE KEEPERS:
The keepers are the order of clergy. They are called keepers because they keep the rites
of the gods.
Seal Of The Fellowship Of Apprentices (gibil): Grade 2A:
means to burn and consume; but more importantly, it means to renovate and to 'clean so it shines'.
A gibil is attached
to a Girra
Council Seat: "Master Of Diadems"
Seal Of The fellowship Of Adepts (girra): Grade 2B:
Girra is 'native' plus the nomitive suffex.
Literally: Thou art a native (citizen)
individuals must pass examination by their peers and the council.
Council Seat: "Master Of The Keepers"
3. MULUANU / ORDER OF THOSE WHO REMEMBER:
This is the Order of Teachers
Seal Of The Fellowship Of Masters (gime-a-ash) Grade 3A:
Gimeaash is literaly: 'colleague or fellow'.
Seat: "Protecter of the Elders"
Seal Of The Fellowship Of Exemplars (ngizzal-kalamak): Rank 3B:
Ngizzal-kalamak is literally: 'the smartest person in sumer'.
Seat: There is no council seat associated with the exemplars, as they have often stepped out of the public eye;
position associated with this level is:
"She or He That Remembers."
In addition to the masterships listed above, the Coucil of Seven also has seven administrative positions:
Addi/ public relations
2. Nahash /secretary
3. Pileh(a/em) / worship and public/ social sevices and outreach
4. Naphish/ entertainment, ritual production and direction
5. Chemosh / internal discipline
6. Nechar / president
7. Shanh(eth/uth)/ treasurer/ temple budget
Also there are several positions that do not figure as
part of the coucil:
2. Abbess (sumerian is lit. teacher of women)
3. Master of Tibir
4. Keeper of Tablets (librarian)
5. Priest of Enki / Ninki
6. Priest of Enlil/Ninlil
7. Priest of Anu/Antu
There are also priests of:
Other preists of other deities often appear as well, but these 9 are the standard.
Other common preists:
1. Meslamta-ea and Lugalirra