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Lilith by GENZOMAN Lilith by GENZOMAN
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well, dunno if is a minor or major edit, but there is now a SFW version, some people ask me for a all aged edit, so there is :)
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And as promised, here is the last one of the four Angels of prostitution:
Lilith! the others are Eisheth Zenunim [link] , Na'amah [link] , and Agrat Bat Mahlat [link]

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hope you like it :)

PSCS/bamboo/cant remember time/music: Beethovenīs 2nd movement of Symphony no 7, Allegretto (this must be one of my favorite ones ever)

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Lets Wikiattack!

A female demon of the night who supposedly flies around searching for newborn children either to kidnap or strangle them. Also, she sleeps with men to seduce them into propagating demon sons. Legends told about Lilith are ancient. The rabbinical myths of Lilith being Adam's first wife seem to relate to the Sumero-Babylonian Goddess Belit-ili, or Belili. To the Canaanites, Lilith was Baalat, the "Divine Lady." On a tablet from Ur, ca. 2000 BCE, she was addressed as Lillake.

One story is that God created Adam and Lilith as twins joined together at the back. She demanded equality with Adam, failing to achieve it, she left him in anger. This is sometimes accompanied by a Muslim legend that after leaving Adam Lilith slept with Satan, thus creating the demonic Djinn.

In another version of the myth of Lilith, she was Adam's first wife before Eve. Adam married her because he became tired of coupling with animals, a common Middle-Eastern herdsmen practice, though the Old Testament declared it a sin (Deuteronomy 27:21). Adam tried to make Lilith lie beneath him during sexual intercourse. Lilith would not meet this demand of male dominance. She cursed Adam and hurried to her home by the Red Sea.

Adam complained to God who then sent three angels, Sanvi, Sansanvi and Semangelaf, to bring Lilith back to Eden. Lilith rebuffed the angels by cursing them. While by the Red Sea Lilith became a lover to demons and producing 100 babies a day. The angels said that God would take these demon children away from her unless she returned to Adam. When she did not return, she was punished accordingly. And, God also gave Adam the docile Eve.

Lilith's fecundity and sexual preferences showed she was a Great Mother of settled agricultural tribes, who resisted the invasions of the nomadic herdsmen, represented by Adam. It is felt the early Hebrews disliked the Great Mother who drank the blood of Abel, the herdsman, after being slain by the elder god of agriculture and smithcraft, Cain (Genesis 4:11). Lilith's Red Sea is but another version of Kali Ma's Ocean of Blood, which gave birth to all things but needed periodic sacrificial replenishment.

In Zoharistic cabala, Samael was also mated with Eisheth Zenunim, Na'amah, and Agrat Bat Mahlat — all angels of prostitution. Lilith is related in the medieval lore as the counterpart of Samael, as the queen of hell.

According to legend Lilith's attraction for children comes from the belief that God took her demon children from her when she did not return to Adam. It was believed that she launched a reign of terror against women in childbirth and newborn infants, especially boys. However, it also was believed that the three angels who were sent to fetch her by the Red Sea forced her to swear that whenever she saw their names or images on amulets that she would leave the infants and mothers alone.

These beliefs continued for centuries. As late as the 18th century, it was a common practice in many cultures to protect new mothers and their infants with amulets against Lilith. Males were most vulnerable during the first week of life, girls during the first three weeks. Sometimes a magic circle was drawn around the lying-in-bed, with a charm inscribed with the names of the three angels, Adam and Eve and the words "barring Lilith" or "protect this newborn child from all harm." Frequently amulets were place in the four corners and throughout the bedchamber. If a child laughed while sleeping, it was taken as a sign that Lilith was present. Tapping the child on the nose, it was believed, made her go away.
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ElliotxClaris Featured By Owner Sep 5, 2014
Where's the NSFW version?
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tomeojr Featured By Owner Jun 21, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
In some versions she lives in the blood of infants
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xXCamper61Xx Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2014  Student General Artist
DEMON SEX!
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yarizui Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2014
yup shes supposed to be hot
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LordTerrantos Featured By Owner May 27, 2014  Student Artist
One of my favorite myths and definitely one of my favorites of the Four Queens of Hell and Angels of Prostitution.   To a point i have a character named Lilith.


Anyway awesomely drawn and she looks really beautiful and evil at the same time
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QuimeraDarkness Featured By Owner May 4, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
wow is amazing °O°
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Kn1ghtGr3y Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2014
awesome work
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ChaoticEmerald Featured By Owner Mar 4, 2014
Awesome :D
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777gothmog Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2014
No wonder the Japanese like her so much, as to put her in every other anime. Devilish 
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jjuliuz Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2014
hot as always!! what can I say :)
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