Mazdeism
Mazdeism Maz"de*ism, n. The Zoroastrian religion. [1913 Webster]

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  • mazdeism — MAZDEÍSM s.n. Religie a vechilor persani întemeiată pe principiul dualist al binelui şi răului. – Din fr. mazdéisme. Trimis de claudia, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  MAZDEÍSM s. (bis.) (înv.) magism. Trimis de siveco, 05.08.2004. Sursa: Sinonime … …   Dicționar Român

  • Theological Aspects of the Avesta —     The Theological Aspects of the Avesta     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Theological Aspects of the Avesta     I. GOD     The name of the Supreme God of the Avestic system is Ahura Mazda (in the Achaemenid royal inscriptions, Auramazda), which …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • magism — MAGÍSM s.n. (Rar) Magie. – Din fr. magisme. Trimis de claudia, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  MAGÍSM s. v. mazdeism. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime  magísm s. n. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  …   Dicționar Român

  • Gnosticism — • History of Gnosticism from its pre Christian roots through its developed doctrines concerning cosmogony, the Sophia myth, soteriology, and eschatology. Includes information on rites, schools, and literature Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight.… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • MAZDÉISME — Terme qui est probablement le plus adéquat pour désigner la religion traditionnelle de l’Iran ancien, puisqu’il fait référence au nom que les fidèles donnent à leur dieu: Ahura Mazdâ (le Seigneur Sage). La profession de foi (fravarânê ) que ceux… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Zoroastrianism — o ro*as tri*an*ism, n. The religious system of Zoroaster, the legislator and prophet of the ancient Persians, which was the national faith of Persia; mazdeism. The system presupposes a good spirit (Ormuzd) and an opposing evil spirit (Ahriman).… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Airyanem Vaejah — Airyanəm Vaējah, which approximately means expanse of the Aryans, [ see p. 164 in: P.O. Skjaervo, The Avesta as source for the early history of the Iranians. In: G. Erdosy (ed.), The Indo Aryans of Ancient South Asia. (Indian Philology and South… …   Wikipedia

  • Zurvanism — is a now extinct branch of Zoroastrianism that had the divinity Zurvan as its First Principle (primordial creator deity). Zurvanism is also known as Zurvanite Zoroastrianism.In Zurvanism, Zurvan is the hypostasis of Time (and Space). The name, as …   Wikipedia

  • Airyanem Vaejah — L Airyanem Vaejah ou Airyana Waejah (Expansion Aryenne) était la terre légendaire du peuple Aryen (Indo iraniens), tel que décrite dans l Avesta, livre sacré des Zoroastriens. L Airyanem Vaejah aurait été située entre le Caucase et l Asie du sud …   Wikipédia en Français

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