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The Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
Starting with Jesus and the Christian Path...
During the years of the historical Jesus' life, there are eight or nine years that his whereabouts are not accounted for. Meaning these are the 'lost' years. It was after returning that he truly began to teach his wisdom. Many scholars believe he was in India...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions

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Claremont clothier's religion, Zoroastrianism, a good fit for Morgan Freeman
Ariane described Zoroastrianism to me as less a religion than a school of thought that has influenced West and East. β€œIt is more about self and how to make self a better person, so to become more compatible with Mother Nature, which we call Asha,” he ...
The ancient Persian god that may be at the heart of 'Game of Thrones'
God in Zoroastrianism is known as Ahura Mazda, an omnipotent, supreme figure. In an older Iranian tradition, Ahura Mazda was said to have created the twin spirits of good and evil β€” Spenta Mainyu and Angra Mainyu, also known as Ahriman.
Reluctance to Intermarry Puts Zoroastrians on the Brink of Extinction
Over ten centuries after coming to India, the Zorastrians are facing the challenge of assimilation in India. Many of them fear that, soon, there won't be any Zoroastrians left behind.
A Rare Glimpse Inside A Zoroastrian Temple In New York
The Arbab Rustam Guiv Dar-e-Mehr Zoroastrian Temple is a sacred space meant to serve about 1,000 followers of the Zoroastrian faith who live in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Thirty priests from around North America, and a high priest visiting ...
Zoroastrian temple erected in New York
The gleaming square building with an impressive colonnaded portico is the Dar-e-Mehr Zoroastrian Temple, or DMZT. It is the meeting place and sanctuary for some 1,000 followers of Zoroastrian faith from across the tri-state area.

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