Glossary of Zoroastrian terms. Emerald Cities. Yarsani^ (S`i<a) geography of heavens "The "emerald cities" of Jabarsa and Jabalqa are discussed in the writings of the Iranian mystic Suhrawardi (1153/5-1191) and his followers.
More information about them can be found in Henry Corbin's " Spiritual Body and Celestial Earth ". " "... symbolically represents the Orient and the Occident by the cities of Jābalqā et Jābarsā respectively, the two emerald cities" An End to Ordinary History : Comments on a Philosophical Novel by Michael Murphy Elizabeth Peña-Velasco " 17.
Zurvanism; The Religion of Zurvan, the God of Infinite Time and Space. By: R.C.
VENDIDAD (English): Fargard 20. Thrita and the origins of medicine. Iranian calendars. For the official calendar in Iran and Afghanistan, see Solar Hijri calendar The Iranian calendars (Persian: گاهشماری ایرانی Gâhshomâriye Irâni) are a succession of calendars invented or used for over two millennia in Iran (Persia).
One of the longest chronological records in human history, the Iranian calendar has been modified time and again during its history to suit administrative, climatic, and religious purposes. History Ancient calendars Prayer, Zoroastrian. Ahura Mazda. Ahura Mazda (/əˌhʊrəˌmæzdə/;), (also known as Ohrmazd, Ahuramazda, Hourmazd, Hormazd, and Hurmuz, Lord or simply as spirit) is the Avestan name for a higher spirit of the Old Iranian religion who was proclaimed as the uncreated spirit by Zoroaster, the founder of Zoroastrianism.
Ahura Mazda is described as the highest spirit of worship in Zoroastrianism, along with being the first and most frequently invoked spirit in the Yasna. The literal meaning of the word Ahura means light and Mazda means wisdom. Ahura Mazda first appeared in the Achaemenid period (c. 550 – 330 BCE) under Darius I's Behistun Inscription. Until Artaxerxes II (405–04 to 359–58 BCE), Ahura Mazda was worshiped and invoked alone. With Artaxerxes II, Ahura Mazda was invoked in a triad, with Mithra and Apam Napat. KHORDA AVESTA: Niyayeshes (Litanies) KHORDA AVESTA (English): MIHR YASHT ('Hymn to Mithra') 10.
MIHR YASHT ("Hymn to Mithra") This digital edition copyright © 1995 by Joseph H. Peterson. All rights reserved. Airyaman ishya. The airyaman ishya[pronunciation?]
(airyaman išya, airyə̄mā išyō) is Zoroastrianism's fourth of the four Gathic Avestan invocations. Name The prayer is named after its opening words, ā airyə̄mā išyō. ANGELS: Zoroastrian. Zoroastrianism recognizes various classes of spiritual beings besides the Supreme Being (Ahura Mazda): The Amesha Spentas, Yazatas, and Fravashis.
In practice (cf. Sad Dar, chapter 26), Zoroastrians pick a patron angel for their protection, and throughout their lives are careful to observe prayers dedicated to that angel. See also information on the religious calendar. Amesha Spentas (Phl. Amahraspandan) ("Archangels") Literally, "Beneficent Immortals", these are the highest spiritual beings created by Ahura Mazda. Vohu Mano (Phl. Fravashis (Phl. Also known as Arda Fravash ("Holy Guardian Angels"). Fravashi in Zoroastrian Religion. The Avestan term Fravashi does not appear in the Gathas, the hymns of Zarathushtra, but in Yasna Haptangaithi, a prayer of seven chapters which was compiled in the post Zarathushtra era.
The Spirit of Zoroastrianism by H.S.Olcott - Adyar Pamphlets No. 23. Simon Magus - by Jules Doinel - Translated by Thos. Williams from La Revue Theosophique of February, 1890. By JULES DOINEL Translated by Thos.
Williams from La Revue Theosophique for February, 1890 reprinted from “Theosophical Siftings” Volume - 3 - [Page 14] THE Magus of Samaria is the first doctor of the Gnosis. His teaching contains the germ of that grand philosophy which we, towards the end of this nineteenth century, after an eclipse of several hundred years, recognise as the most perfect and luminous expression of the absolute. I say an eclipse, but in reality the Gnosis has never been without its disciples and its apostles. A sovereign interest draws us towards the high priest of Samaria. Zoroastrianism by Annie Besant. Philosophy and Ethics of the Zoroasters - by Alexander Wilder - as published in "Theosophical Siftings" Volume 7 -
By ALEXANDER WILDER (Reprinted from the Journal of the American Akadêmê, November 1885) in “Theosophical Siftings” - Volume -7- "God is the ground of all existence, and theology is the highest Philosophy". — Aristotle [Page 3] SIR WILLIAM JONES, in his sixth anniversary discourse as President of the Asiatic Society in Bengâl, February 19th, 1789, making the Ancient Persians his theme, and citing the Dabistan for his authority, describes the primeval religion of Erân as identical with what Sir Isaac Newton declared to be the oldest of all religions: " A firm belief that one Supreme God made the world by his power and continually governed it by his providence; a pious fear, love, and adoration of him; a due reverence for parents and aged persons; a fraternal affection for the whole human species, and a compassionate tenderness even for the brute creation".
Avataras by Annie Besant. By Annie Besant Four Lectures Delivered at the Twenty-fourth Anniversary Meeting of the Theosophical Society at Adyar Madras, December 1899. Contents: What is an Avatara The Source of and Need for Avataras Some Special Avataras Shri Krishna What is an Avatara Brothers: — Every time that we come here together to study the fundamental truths of all religions, I cannot but feel how vast is the subject, how small the expounder, how mighty the horizon that opens before our thoughts, how narrow the words which strive to sketch it for your eyes. Our President has truly said that in all the faiths of the world there is belief in such manifestations, and that ancient maxim as to truth — that which is as the hall mark on the silver showing that the metal is pure — that ancient maxim is here valid, that whatever has been believed everywhere, whatever has been believed at every time, and by every one, that is true, that is reality.
The Sacred Flame: A study in Human and Devic Consciousness by Phoebe D.Bendit. THE SACRED FLAME: A study in Human and Devic Consciousness by PHOEBE D.BENDIT delivered at the Annual Convention of THE THEOSOPHICAL SOCIETY in England at Besant Hall, London, May 23rd, 1953. More servants wait on man than he'll take notice of: In every path he treads down that which doth befriend him When sickness makes him pale and wan. O mighty love! Man is one world, and hath another to attend him. George Herbert, 1593 -1633 There are among us some who possess a deep and abiding sense of the Mystery Tradition.
Zoraastrianism: An Afterword - by Alexander Wilder - as published in Theosophical Siftings - Volume 7. A.W. [could be Alexander Wilder] as published in “Theosophical Siftings” - Volume -7- [1894-1895] IN order to describe a religion accurately, one ought to have believed in it; and if the meaning of a writer is to be ascertained we should, in our thought, place ourselves in his condition and surroundings. Ashur_god. Pagan Regeneration: Chapter VI: Death and New Birth in Mithraism. Sacred Texts Classics Index Previous Next Buy this Book at Amazon.com Pagan Regeneration , by Harold R. Willoughby, , at sacred-texts.com. Hermetic Philosophy by P.W.Bullock. By P.W.
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MTA: Order of Hermes. Summary Edit. Servants of the Light School of Occult Science, a fully contacted Mystery School teaching throughout the world by correspondence. By Walter Ernest Butler. Heraclitus. Good character is not formed in a week or a month. Hermetic Seal of Light (Quintessence) NoK. Hermes Trismegistus. A Manual of Khshnoom: Supplement No. 11 - Wisdom Library.
[Page 208] Geush Tashan and Geush Urva Geush Tashan (Ysn. 29,2) and his co-worker Geush Urva (ibid. 1) are the two beneficent sub-angelic potentialities. Aiq Bekar Sigils. Sigils of the Aiq Bekar. The Kybalion: Chapter II. The Seven Hermetic Principles. Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa: Occult Philosophy, Book III (part 3) Asterion32 on Scribd. Royal stars. Mithraism - Amnesia: The Dark Descent Wiki. میژو و، کولتوور و هونه ری کوردستان.