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picked one side over any other It is what it is a very straight orward intro to Zoroastrianism Aone side over any other It is what it is a very straight orward intro to Zoroastrianism A dry but that is to be expected Approaching twenty years old though so I imagine there is likely something newer that might do to piue someone s interest Oh well Lots of new info or me but it is also the irst book on the topic I "Ve Rea. Dy "rea. Dy Nigosian cuts through these problems to
a concise systematic survey of Zoroastrianism This will intrigue scholars and general readers alike A glossary and bibliography are provided as aids or urther stud. S of Plato s Forms and of s daemonpresent a concise systematic survey of zoroastrianism this
overall an interesting book though I could have liked closer look into the background out of which Zoroastrianism emerged It s informative in a broad survey type of way which is ine It was an interesting introduction or meThus Overall Interesting Book Though I Could Have Liked
and it worked as such However it is both a bit dry Also at times he will discuss an issue thatit worked as such However it is both a bit dry Also at times he will discuss an issue that not resolved. And religious documents of the aith; an analysis of the basic Zoroastrian beliefs and their influence on Judaism Christianity and Islam; and a description of the prescribed observances In this historical and analytical stu. Well damnI had a bad moment when the author claimed that there had been an invasion and conuest of Canaan by the Israelites but I am glad
I Let It Passlet it pass book was written before modern archaeology s disposal of the invasion claimClearly not only Islam but Judaism and christianity have been strongly influenced by Zoroastrianism But a big surprise or me was discovering oreshadowing. The Zoroastrian Faith is organized around themes an account of Zoroaster's life and work; discussion of the development and spread Zoroastrianism rom its beginnings to the present; description of the sacred writings. .