Gilgamesh and Enkidu went to "The Cedar Forest" to obtain wood from the forest.And when they were there and heard noises they got scared and said that Shamash the sun abandoned them.So they were praying to Shamash , then Shamash brought seven winds to weaken Humbaba.
GilGamesh fought Humbaba and won.He got confident because the people will see that he is strong . And returned back to Uruk confidently with his victory.
Gilgamesh's Journey through the Mountains
Ishtar got amazed by Gilgamesh's courage and strength so she told him"Be my bridegroom, Gilgamesh", he replied by insulting her . She got furious and told her father to give her the Bull Of Heaven .Unfortunately beofre getting killed by the Bull, Gilgamesh killed it.
Gilgamesh Found Uta-napishti
After killing the bull of heaven , Enkidu fell dead on the ground. And Gilgamesh began to cry , mourn and rip his clothes off , not wanting his "brother" to die.
Gilgamesh began his journey through the mountains to find the secret of immortality.He reached a place where there were scorpions who were confused of why a mortal wants to cross the mountains.A king said that they should let him pass.So they moved and made Gilgamesh pass.
Gilgamesh found Uta-napishti and told him his stroy about how him and Enkidu and how they became companions.Also how they both together defeated the enemies.Uta-napishti told him to stop chasing grief , because death take all young man and the old ones too.