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THE BOOK OF ZOROASTER, or THE ZARTUSHT-NĀMAH 2 editions

Cover of: THE BOOK OF ZOROASTER, or THE ZARTUSHT-NĀMAH | Zartusht Bahram
About the Book

Contents

Preface
Invocation
Beginning of the Book
Tale of the old Priest
Dream of the Mother of Zartusht
Interpretation of the dream
The Miracles which attended the birth of Zartusht
Miracle II. Escape of Zartusht from Dūrānsarūn
Miracle III. Escape of Zartusht from the Fire
Miracle IV. Escape of Zartusht from the feet of the Oxen
Miracle V. Escape of Zartusht from the feet of Horses
Miracle VI. Escapes of Zartusht from the Wolves
Miracle VII. In the seventh year of Zartusht
Miracle VIII. During the sickness of Zartusht
The doings of Zartusht in his youth
Departure of Zartusht to Irān
Passage of Zartusht across the Sea
What Zartusht saw in a dream
Interpretation of the dream of Zartusht
The Passage of Zartusht by the water of Dāetī
Explanation of the above
The coming to Zartusht of the Amshāspand Bahman, who conveys him to God
Zartusht inquires of God
The second question asked of God
God’s answer to Zartusht
The signs shown to Zartusht
Another interrogation regarding the praise of God
Answer of God to Zartusht
Return of Zartusht from Yazdān and the coming of the Amshāspand to him, and the trust committed to Zartusht, and the words spoken to him by the Amshāspand Bahman
Coming of the Angel Ardebihisht and his discourse regarding fire-temples
Coming of the Angel Shahrīwar and what he says regarding the weapons of war
Coming of the Angel Asfandārmad and her instruction regarding the Earth
Coming of the Angel Khūrdād and his directions regarding the care of Water
Coming of the Angel Amardād and his direction regarding Vegetation
Return of Zartusht to this earth and his battle with the Dews
Zartusht visits Balkh and the court of the Shāh Gushtāsp
The Сontest of Zartusht with the wise men of Shāh Gushtāsp. —The first day
The Contest of Zartusht with the wise men of Shāh Gushtāsp. — Day the second
Contest of Zartusht with the wise men of Gushtāsp Shāh. — The third day
Zartusht claims the office of Prophet
Zartusht recites Zandavastā before Shāh Gushtāsp
The devices of the wise men against Zartusht
The clamour raised by the wise men against Zartusht, who is cast into prison
The false speaking of the wise men before the Shāh and the casting of Zartusht into prison
History of the black Horse
The Miracle shown by Zartusht
The reception of the four promises and the confirmation of what Zartusht had said
The first Prayer and Miracle of the Prophet Zartusht
The second condition and coming down of the second leg
The third condition and descent of the third leg
The fourth condition and descent of the fourth leg, and disgrace of the wise men
Calling for additional proof from Zartusht
Story of the coming of Azar Khūrdād and Azar Kashāsp, and the Amshāspands Bahman and Ardebihisht, to the Shāh Gushtāsp
Zartusht performs the Dārun and shows four more Miracles, and the Shāh Gushtāsp sees his place in Paradise
Zartusht admonishes the Shāh regarding all holiness
A Recital of the Praise of God
Zartusht asks Immortality of God
Zartusht inquires the third time of God, respecting the latter times

2 editions First published in 2010

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May 3, 2012 Edited by 109.205.250.150 Edited without comment.
December 21, 2010 Edited by 109.205.248.212 Edited without comment.
December 20, 2010 Edited by 109.205.248.212 Added new cover
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