1629 Paradisus of John Parkinson

Alberto ezeizabotgard@hotmail.com
Fri, 14 Feb 2014 07:18:07 PST
The concept of paradise is not Islamic but refer to ancient Persia and possibly to the Assyrian/Median period (say 900 years BC) and describes the enclosures of wild land used as hunting preserves. Therefore they have nothing to do with scorching climates and desert plants. In the tradition Eve offered Adam an apple not a date.


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