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Preservation And Discovery Of The Zend-Avesta

by Albert Pike

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Zoroastrianism,
  • Religion / Zoroastrianism,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Novelty

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8469781M
    ISBN 101419102370
    ISBN 109781419102370

    The sacred writings of Zoroaster that formed the basis of the religion that prevailed in Persia from the 6th century BC to the 7th century AD.. Avesta means the lore, or sacred writings, and Zend, the the application of Zend to the ancient Iranian language in which the Zend-Avesta is written.. Zoroastrians belief in two principles — good and evil. You can write a book review and share your experiences. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them.

      ZOROASTRIANISMZoroastrianism, or, more correctly, Zarathustraism, is derived from Zoroaster, or, more strictly, Zarathustra, the founder of the religion. Modern scholarship inclines to the belief that this great religious leader was born in West Media about B.C. , and carried on his great Author: Zoroastrianism.   Zend Avesta—A Neglected Hindu Scripture By D B Thengadi written on (From his book The Perspective, page 32) “ The Vishva Hindu Parishad is trying to bring together Hindus all over the world on a common platform. Hence it is necessary and useful that a thorough research is conducted into our many neglected scriptures.

    THE ZEND-AVESTA PART I THE VENDIDAD TRANSLATED BY JAMES DARMESTETER INTRODUCTION. CHAPTER I. THE DISCOVERY OF THE ZEND-AVESTA. THE Zend-Avesta is the sacred book of the Parsis, that is to say, of the few remaining followers of that religion which feigned over Persia at the time when the second successor of Mohammed overthrew theFile Size: 1MB. The Zend-Avesta (Volume The Sirozahs, Yasts and Nyayis, Part 2), (The Sacred Books of the East) by F. Max Muller (Ed.) & James Darmesteter (Tr.) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


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Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ Author: Albert Pike. The Avesta / ə ˈ v ɛ s t ə / is the primary collection of religious texts of Zoroastrianism, composed in Avestan language. The Avesta texts fall into several different categories, arranged either by dialect, or by principal text in the liturgical group is the Yasna, which takes its name from the Yasna ceremony, Zoroastrianism's primary act of worship, and at which the Yasna.

The Zend Avesta is the main texts used in the Zoroastrian faith. These many different texts are believed to have been transmitted orally for centuries before they were written down in Preservation And Discovery Of The Zend-Avesta book 3rd century.

According to a legend preserved in the Book of Arda Viraf, a 3rd or 4th century work, a written version of The Zend Avesta had existed in the. We provide the complete text of the extant Avesta, the most ancient scriptures of Zoroastrianism, as well as many Pahlavi scriptures.

It also includes information about the Avestan language, and other useful information for students of Zoroastrian religion. Most of. Buy the Paperback Book Preservation And Discovery Of The Zend-avesta by Albert Pike atCanada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders.

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. ZEND - AVESTA, the original document of the religion of Zoroaster, still used by the Parsees as their bible and prayer-book.

The name " Zend-Avesta " has been current in Europe since the time of Anquetil Duperron (c. ), but the Parsees themselves call it simply Avesta, Zend (i.e. "interpretation ") being specially employed to denote the translation and exposition of a great.

Avesta, also called Zend-avesta, sacred book of Zoroastrianism containing its cosmogony, law, and liturgy, the teachings of the prophet Zoroaster (Zarathushtra).

The extant Avesta is all that remains of a much larger body of scripture, apparently Zoroaster’s transformation of a very ancient tradition. The voluminous manuscripts of the. Hor. Biblic. Volume 2; Connected series of notes on the Koran, Zend-Avesta, Vedas, Kings and Edda by Butler, Charles and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   It is hardly more than a century ago that the western world, already often enriched by the treasures of the East, received another gift, a contribution from Persia, and a new text deciphered was added to our list of sacred books of ancient nations — this was the Avesta, or Zend-Avesta, the bible and prayer-book of Zoroaster, the prophet of ancient Iran.

Zend Avesta book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5(25). Preservation And Discovery Of The Zend-Avesta - Albert Pike Commentar über das Avesta: Band 1 S.A.

Nigosian cuts through these problems to present a concise, systematic survey of Zoroastrianism. This book will intrigue scholars and general readers alike. A glossary and bibliography are provided as aids for further study.

The analysis of the Sasanian Avesta and Zand in the Dēnkard is summarized in Darmesteter, Zend-Avesta III, pp. vii-xix. Complete editions and translations: N. Westergaard, Zendavesta or the Religious Book of the Zoroastrians I, Copenhagen, K. Geldner, Avesta, the Sacred Books of the Parsis, Stuttgart, Zend or Zand (Middle Persian: 𐭦𐭭𐭣 ‎) is a Zoroastrian technical term for exegetical glosses, paraphrases, commentaries and translations of the Avesta's texts.

The term zand is a contraction of the Avestan language word za i nti (𐬰𐬀𐬌𐬥𐬙𐬌', meaning "interpretation", or "as understood".

Zand glosses and commentaries exist in several languages, including in the. Book of the Words. Albert Pike $ - $ The Meaning of Masonry. Albert Pike $ - $ Readings XXXII: Instructions in the Thirty-Second Degree.

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PDF and EPUB. of transcription are now available. PDF. (in Avestan characters/din dabireh) now available too. This digital edition by Joseph H. Peterson. Translated by L. Mills (from Sacred Books of the East, American Edition, ) except as noted.

Translation of Gathas by "C. Bartholomae", from. YASNA 1. Yasna 0 In the name of God 1 Ashem Vohu (1 &3).I profess myself a Mazda−worshipper and a Zoroastrian, opposing the Daevas, accepting the Ahuric Size: 1MB.

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The Zend-Avesta is the sacred book of the Parsis, that is to say, of the few remaining followers of that religion which reigned over Persia at the time when the second successor of Mohammed overthrew the Sassanian dynasty 1, and which has been called Dualism, or Mazdeism, or Magism, or Zoroastrianism, or Fire-worship, according as its main.The latest book of the Avesta is a book of mythological material, priestly instructions, and purity laws called the Vendidad.

This name is from "Vi-daevo-dato" or "Law against demons." To our modern sensibilities, the Vendidad is a very weird text. The Zend-Avesta; Or The Scripture of the Parsis. In this Essay it is intended to give a brief statement of the contents of the whole Zend-Avesta, together with translations of some important or interesting passages contained therein, which will enable the reader to form some judgment of the true character of the sacred books of the Parsis.