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Pahlavi Texts, Part I: The Bundahis, Bahman Yast and Shayast La-Shayast
     

Pahlavi Texts, Part I: The Bundahis, Bahman Yast and Shayast La-Shayast

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This is part I of the Sacred Books of the East Pahlavi Texts translation. It includes a number of crucial medieval Zoroastria. texts: the Bundahis, Selections of Zad-sparam, the Bahman Yast, an. the Shayast la-Shayast, as put into writing about the sixth century C.E. The Bundahis is of note because it is a collection of Zoroastria. traditions about the creation of the

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This is part I of the Sacred Books of the East Pahlavi Texts translation. It includes a number of crucial medieval Zoroastria. texts: the Bundahis, Selections of Zad-sparam, the Bahman Yast, an. the Shayast la-Shayast, as put into writing about the sixth century C.E. The Bundahis is of note because it is a collection of Zoroastria. traditions about the creation of the world. The Shayast la-Shayast deals with matters of ritual impurity, sin, and ritual. related to purification, including many cases related to dead bodies. The Bahman Yast is a prophetic text, which details thousands o. years of history, including the downfall and rebirth of the Zoroastrian faith. West compares these texts respectively to the Biblical books of Genesis, Leviticus and Revelation.

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BN ID:
2940016518176
Publisher:
Library of Alexandria
Publication date:
04/13/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
616 KB

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