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☂ Anahita: Ancient Persian Goddess and Zoroastrian Yazata PDF / Epub ✐ Author Israel Campos Mendez – 17th-century.co The Indo Iranian Anahita is an ancient Persian Goddess who became a Zoroastrian Yazata or Angel and is still part of contemporary Zoroastrianism Described as a beautiful maiden strong tall and pure shThe Indo Iranian Anahita is an ancient Persian Goddess who became a Zoroastrian Yazata or Angel and is still part of contemporary Zoroastrianism Described as a beautiful maiden strong tall and pure she is depicted as wearing a mantle embroidered with gold and holding the baresma sacred plant in her hand She is the Goddess of all the waters upon the earth her full title being Aredvi Sura Anahita which means moist mighty and immaculate pure and she travels on her chariot pulled by four horses Wind Rain Cloud and Sleet Closely associated with the King's investiture she is a Goddess of Sovereignty thought by some to be the Persian Aphrodite who also has some remarkable similarities to numerous other ancient goddesses including Ishtar Venus Nana and IsisAnahita Ancient Persian Goddess and Zoroastrian Yazata is a collection of papers art and poetry ce.

Lebrating this fascinating Goddess fromthan 25 esteemed international academics Zoroastrians artists and writers Each share their research and insights leading the reader on a journey of discovery from the Achaemenid Royal Inscriptions featuring Anahita and Mithra to the possible relationships between Anahita and the Dame du Lac of Arthurian Legend representations of her in Sassanian art William Morris Hunt through to Anahita as the pre Christian Virgin Mother of Mithra as well as her role in purification and purity Studies of the Sassanian rock reliefs hot mineral springs and her water ritual in Mahyna Buddhism in addition to an examination of the Sassanid stucco discovered in the Barz e awela in Lorestan province of Iran and women in ancient Elam are all brought together illustrating the significance of Anahita throughout Persian and Middle Ea.

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