Zarathushtra, also referred to as Zartosht is said to have lived around the
sixth century BCE, though this date is far from settled.
is also been questioned over the years. Traditionally he was said to be born in
the city Ditya River in Airyanem Vaejah (Middle Persian Eran Wej) though this
is still being debated by many experts.
Zoroaster is said to have written
the hymns in the Gathas, they have being
reconized as the core of Zoroastrianism
and the most sacred texts.
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- I who have set my heart
on watching over the soul, in union with Good Thought, and as knowing the rewards
of Mazda Ahura for our works, will, while I have power and strength, teach men
to seek after Right. I have become an alien in a foreign land.
Quote - Heart
is best (of all that is) good. As desired, what is being desired is truth for
him who (represents) the best truth.
Quote - Truth
the two primal Spirits, who reveal themselves in vision as Twins, are the Better
and the Bad, in thought and word and action. And between these two the wise ones
chose aright, the foolish not so.
Quote - Spirit
teacher of evil destroys the lore, he by his teaching destroys the design of life,
he prevents the possession of Good Thought from being prized. These words of my
spirit I wail unto you, O Mazda, and to the Right.
Quote - Teaching
must be put down! against cruelty make a stand, ye who would make sure of the
reward of Good Thought through Right, to whose company the holy man belongs. His
dwelling place shall be in thy House, O Ahura.
Quote - Violence
praise good thoughts, good words, and good deeds and those that are to be thought,
spoken, and done. I do accept all good thoughts, good words, and good deeds. I
do renounce all evil thoughts, evil words, and evil deeds.
Quote - Praising
Dead People, Religious
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