The Ancient Babylonian Calendar Reconstructed & Synchronized with the Proleptic Julian Calendar

Shanati has been funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities with a Digital Humanities Advancement Grant. 

Our Goals

  • Reconstruct the daily Ancient Babylonian Calendar.
  • Synchronize it with other ancient calendars.
  • Provide easy access to date conversions.
  • Provide the full evidence trail for our reconstruction.
  • Provide our data as a service to other web platforms.

The Shanati Project Explained


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