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By Dr Brian Carr, Brian Carr, Indira Mahalingam

" ... a special one-volume reference paintings which makes a large variety of richly diverse philosophical, moral and theological traditions obtainable to a large viewers. The spouse is split into six sections masking the most traditions inside of Asian idea: Persian; Indian; Buddhist; chinese language; jap; and Islamic philosophy."--Publisher's description.

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1992) Zoroastrianism: Its Antiquity and Constant Vigour, Columbia Lectures on Iranian Studies 1992, Costa Mesa: Mazda Publishers. s. 7:35–40 (1996) ‘On the orthodoxy of Sasanian Zoroastrianism’ BSAOS 59:11–28 Boyce, M. with Grenet, F. (1991) A History of Zoroastrianism, vol. Brill. Cohn, N. (1993) Cosmos, Chaos and the World to Come, The ancient roots of apocalyptic faith, Yale University Press, New Haven and London. Corbin, H. (1951) ‘Le Temps cyclique dans le mazdéisme et dans l’ismaélisme’, Eranos-Jahrbuch 20:149–217.

Then the world will be made ‘wonderful’, an approximate rendering of fareša (Y. 15), restored, that is, to its pristine state of wholeness and goodness. The resurrected bodies of the righteous will be made immortal, and they will live for ever joyously in the kingdom (khshathra) of Ahura Mazdā to be established here on earth. This will be stable, enduring, with no more mutability or corruption. The concept of an absolute end to the processes of birth and death and change is not the least radical and influential of Zarathushtra’s innovative thoughts; and it appears to have been wholly original, not traceable anywhere in the world before his time (Cohn 1993).

Reichert. C. ) The Indo-Europeans in the Fourth and Third Millennia, Ann Arbor, Mich. Spiegel, F. Engelmann. S. Taraporevala Sons & Co. Thieme, P. (1957) Mitra and Aryaman, Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 41. C. (1955) Zurvan, a Zoroastrian Dilemma, Oxford: Clarendon Press. Repr. New York, 1972. ——(1956) The Teachings of the Magi, Ethical and Religious Classics of East and West, London: Allen & Unwin. Repr. 1976. FURTHER READINGDING Boyce, M. , 1987. ——(ed. ) (1984) Textual Sources for the Study of Zoroastrianism, Manchester: Manchester University Press.

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