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Unformatted text preview: - Zoroastrian Eschatology 1. the vision of the end (final judgment) 2. Historical outlook-Every moment happens once dont waste them- Zoroastrian Dualism 3. Light Darkness 4. Good Evil 5. Truth Falsehood-Ahura Mazda creator of good (things on left)-Angra Mainya creator of bad (things on right)- Sudreh and Kusti 6. Sudreh constant human moral struggles- Funerary practice 1. Bungli (funeral house) a. Nasu agent og Mangra Mainu i. Claims body (worker of evil) b. After 3 days changed into death garment (sudreh, kisti) 2. Dakhma (the Tower of Silence) permanent structure 3. destiny of soul a. Sraosha & Fravashi escort the soul to the bridge i. Guardian angels b. Cross the Chinvat Bridge to meet Mithra i. Mithra god of reckoning -Resurrection and the Universal Salvation 1. Those condemned to hell have chance to salvation...
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2008 for the course RELIGION 300 taught by Professor Obayashi during the Fall '08 term at Rutgers.
- Fall '08