Unformatted text preview: - Zoroastrian Eschatology 1. the vision of the end (final judgment) 2. Historical outlook-Every moment happens once – don’t 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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- Fall '08