Indo-Iranian Studies (RLE Iran B): Being Commemorative Papers contributed by European, American and Indian Scholars

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Taylor & Francis, Apr 27, 2012 - Social Science - 312 pages
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Throughout his life the Shams-ul-Ullema devoted himself to advancing the Zoroastrian Faith, not only as a priest and teacher, but also as a writer. This volume of papers is authored by an international group of scholars and covers the history, philosophy, literature and language of Persia and the Indo-Iranians.

 

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Contents

His Life and Doctrine
1
Avesta Urvato and old Persian Usabiirim
17
Pahlavi Pazand and Persian References to the double nature of the Amshaspands
21
The Religion of the Achremenids from the German
31
The Zarvanite System
61
Educational Elements in the Gathiis
83
Law in Ancient Iran
97
Ahura Mazdas Fravashi
115
The Sixteen Sanskrit Shlokas given in Dastur Aspandiarji Kamdinjis Book
131
The word ahura in Sanskrit and the Gobhilas
143
Ahura Mazda the Knowing Lord
149
The Gathic Doctrine of Dualism in Aristotle
163
Palace Ruins and Cyrus Relief Pasargad
175
The Two SpiriteSpenta and Angrain the A vesta
213
Appendix
291
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The Pahlavi Text of Aogemadaechii
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