Textual Sources for the Study of Zoroastrianism

Textual Sources for the Study of Zoroastrianism

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qBoyce is a, perhaps the, world authority on Zoroastrianism. . . . Prefaced by a 27-page introduction, this anthology contains selections which offer a complete picture of Zoroastrian belief, worship and practice. There are historical texts from the sixth century B.C. onwards, and extracts from modern Zoroastrian writings representing traditionalism, occultism and reformist opinion. Anyone wishing to know more about this 'least well known of the world religions' should sample these selections.qa€”The Methodist Church qWide-ranging. . . . An indispensable one-volume collection of primary materials.qa€”William R. Darrow, Religious Studies ReviewIf she is just to the just, Lord Mazda will grant her the sunny heritage of Good Purpose . . . for the sake of the Good ... (6-10) They both were limited and limitless: for that which is on high, which is called Endless Light, . . . and that which isanbsp;...

Title:Textual Sources for the Study of Zoroastrianism
Author:Mary Boyce
Publisher:University of Chicago Press - 1990-10-15


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