RT Web Page DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 713365163 LA In English translated from the Avestan. UL http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=688315 T1 The hymns of Zoroaster a new translation of the most ancient sacred texts of Iran A1 Zoroaster., West, M. L., PB I.B. Tauris PP London; New York YR 2010 SN 9780857718655 0857718657 1848853475 9781848853478 1848855052 9781848855052 AB Zoroaster was one of the greatest and most radical religious reformers in the history of the world. The faith that he founded some 2600 years ago in a remote region of central Asia flourished to become the bedrock of a great empire as well as its official religion. Zoroastrianism is still practised today in parts of India and Iran and in smaller communities elsewhere, where its adherents are known as Parsis. It has the distinction of being one of the most ancient religions in the world: only Hinduism can lay claim to greater antiquity. The foundation texts of this venerable system of belief ar.