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Definition of Magianism

Magianism
Magian Ma"gi*an, n. One of the Magi, or priests of the Zoroastrian religion in Persia; an adherent of the Zoroastrian religion. -- Ma"gi*an*ism, n.

Meaning of Magianism from wikipedia

- Zoroastrianism or Mazdayasna is one of the world's oldest continuously practiced religions. It is a multi-tendency faith centered on a dualistic cosmology...
- Cyropaedia, Xenophon depicts the magians as authorities for all religious matters (8.3.11), and imagines the magians to be responsible for the education...
- the cultural confrontation between Jews as whom Spengler described as a Magian people versus Europeans as a Faustian people. Stapel described Jews as a...
- Nietzsche. Anaconda Verlag – 2012. Michael Mitterauer, “The Customs of the Magians: The Problem of Incest in Historical Societies,” in Roy Porter and Mikuláš...
- convert (Tabari also notes that they had previously been Sabis) to the Magian religion. The 12th-century heresiographer al-Shahrastani describes the Majusiya...
- pseudepigraphical "****enistic Magians", that is, a long line of Gr**** and other ****enistic writers who wrote under the name of famous "Magians". While Pseudo-Zoroaster...
- Paishiyauvada. Darius claimed that the real name of the usurper was Gaumata, a Magian priest from Media; this name has been preserved by Justin (from Charon of...
- says: I smote them and took prisoner nine kings. One was Gaumata by name, a Magian; he lied; thus he said: I am S****is, the son of Cyrus ... One, Acina by...
- high according to Shafi'i rules. Several legal schools ****essed diya for Magians (majus) at one-fifteenth the value of a free Muslim male. Modern countries...
- interpretation of dreams. For the storm lasted for three days; and at last the Magians, by using victims [cut up in pieces and offered to the manes] and wizards'...
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