Rituals play a prominent role in Zoroastrianism, one of the oldest religious traditions of mankind. In this book, scholars from a broad range of disciplines make the first ever collective effort to discuss Zoroastrian rituals in different historical contexts and geographical settings.... devotional poet or prophet Zarathushtra: yasndm mazda xsmauuato at vd asd staomiid vacd aquot;Veneration for one such as you, O Mazda, ... 1590, 1594-1595; H.S. Nyberg, A Manual ofPahlavi, pt. ... 180; and D.N. Mc- Kenzie, A Concise Pahlavi Dictionary (London, 19862, reprint 1990), p. 77. 2 Avesta, vol. 1, p. 121. 3 W.
|Title||:||Zoroastrian Rituals in Context|
|Publisher||:||BRILL - 2004-01|