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Definition of Avesta

Avesta
Avesta A*ves"ta, n. The Zoroastrian scriptures. See Zend-Avesta.

Meaning of Avesta from wikipedia

- The Avesta /əˈvɛstə/ is the primary collection of religious texts of Zoroastrianism, composed in the otherwise unrecorded Avestan language. The Avesta texts...
- be declining. The most important texts of the religion are those of the Avesta, which includes as central the writings of Zoroaster known as the Gathas...
- The Avesta is the primary collection of sacred texts of Zoroastrianism. Avesta may also refer to: Avesta!, board game by NewVenture Games Avesta Muni****lity...
- Avesta Muni****lity (Avesta kommun) is one of 290 muni****lities of Sweden. It is in Dalarna County, in the central part of the country, and its seat...
- 2001, p. 243, n.18. "AVESTA: YASNA (English): Chapters 0-8". avesta.org. "AVESTA: KHORDA AVESTA: Niyayeshes (Litanies)". avesta.org. Franz Grenet, “MITHRA...
- Khordeh Avesta, meaning 'little, or lesser, or small Avesta', is the name given to two different collections of Zoroastrian religious texts. One of the...
- The Kurdistan Workers' Party or PKK (Kurdish: Partiya Karkerên Kurdistanê‎) is a Kurdish militant and political organization based in Turkey and Iraq....
- Avesta (Swedish pronunciation: [²ɑːvɛsta]) is a locality and the seat of Avesta Muni****lity in Dalarna County, Sweden, with 11,949 inhabitants in 2015...
- for exegetical glosses, paraphrases, commentaries and translations of the Avesta's texts. The term zand is a contraction of the Avestan language word zainti...
- the Avesta it is also called the Sarsaok. In the 14th century, it was said to have raided Iran, giving itself a name as a fearsome beast. The Avesta is...
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