Avesta is the consecrated book of Zoroastrianism containing its cosmogony, law, and sacrament, the lessons of the prophet Zoroaster. The surviving Avesta is from an a lot bigger collection of sacred writing. The voluminous compositions of the first are said to have been demolished when Alexander the Great vanquished Persia. The present Avesta was collected from leftovers and institutionalized under the Ssnian rulers. The Avesta isā āin five sections. Its religious center is a gathering of melodies or songs, the Gth s, āāthought to be the primary expressions of Zoroaster (Britannica.) What we have left of the many scriptures of this religion is what was preserved in priests' memories and manuscripts preserved by brave Iranians and Parsi emigrants (Shapero)God:Zoroastrianism is one of the oldest monotheistic religions in the world. Chrsitianityis also a monotheistic religion but our beliefs are very different. This god is known as Ahura Mazda (which translates to “Wise Lord”) and this faith provides a number of details about his nature. They believe that since god is sinless and perfect, that makes of all of nature pure as well. This means that they believe god is part of nature and that harming
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