Ahura Mazda, the supreme Zoroastrian deity often pictured in a form identical to Ashur. Again we see the winged sun disk form first associated with Horus and Ra

Ahura Mazda, the supreme Zoroastrian deity often pictured in a form identical to Ashur. Again we see the winged sun disk form first associated with Horus and Ra

Standard with two long-horned bulls,  Early Bronze Age, ca. 2300–2000 B.C., Central Anatolia

Standard with two long-horned bulls, Early Bronze Age, ca. 2300–2000 B.C., Central Anatolia

Head of a ruler, ca. 2300–2000 B.C. Iran or Mesopotamia. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Rogers Fund, 1947 (47.100.80) | This magnificent head portrays a king of the late third millennium B.C. #mustache #movember

Head of a ruler, ca. 2300–2000 B.C. Iran or Mesopotamia. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Rogers Fund, 1947 (47.100.80) | This magnificent head portrays a king of the late third millennium B.C. #mustache #movember

Head of a king, ca. 4th century. Iran, Sasanian. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Fletcher Fund, 1965 (65.126) #mustache #movember

Head of a king, ca. 4th century. Iran, Sasanian. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Fletcher Fund, 1965 (65.126) #mustache #movember

The Tree of Life mosaic floor, Cathedral of Otranto, Puglia, Italy.  / The composition, designed in 1163 by a monk named Pantaleon, blends moral instruction from the Koran and the Old Testament with tales of Celtic, Greek, Norman, Persian, Roman, Scandinavian, and Welsh origin.

The Tree of Life mosaic floor, Cathedral of Otranto, Puglia, Italy. / The composition, designed in 1163 by a monk named Pantaleon, blends moral instruction from the Koran and the Old Testament with tales of Celtic, Greek, Norman, Persian, Roman, Scandinavian, and Welsh origin.

This 18th century manuscript has a number of delightful emblematic paintings. These emblems are made in the style of 15th or 16th century ma...

This 18th century manuscript has a number of delightful emblematic paintings. These emblems are made in the style of 15th or 16th century ma...

Zoroaster; is famous throughout the world as the principal founder of Zoroastrianism. A pious, noble and compassionate person, Zoroaster was a great messenger of Ahura Mazda and eventually became the Prophet of Iran. The message of the Prophet was simple - lead a high moralistic life that would pave way for immortality and eternal bliss. He also asked people to follow the doctrine of the God of Righteousness, Ahura Mazda.

Zoroaster; is famous throughout the world as the principal founder of Zoroastrianism. A pious, noble and compassionate person, Zoroaster was a great messenger of Ahura Mazda and eventually became the Prophet of Iran. The message of the Prophet was simple - lead a high moralistic life that would pave way for immortality and eternal bliss. He also asked people to follow the doctrine of the God of Righteousness, Ahura Mazda.

Philosophia, from a 12th century CE German manuscript.German, 12th Century

Philosophia, from a 12th century CE German manuscript.German, 12th Century

ZOROASTER - ... since an earlier legend placed Zarathustra himself in that situation. The principal demon (Ahriman) promised Zarathustra earthly power if he would forsake the worship of the supreme God. Ahriman, like Satan when tempting Jesus, failed.

ZOROASTER - ... since an earlier legend placed Zarathustra himself in that situation. The principal demon (Ahriman) promised Zarathustra earthly power if he would forsake the worship of the supreme God. Ahriman, like Satan when tempting Jesus, failed.


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