- generic title for benevolent deities in Zoroastrianism or evil deities in Hinduism.
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Examples from the Web for ahura
Ahura and Ahriman confront each other as the good power and the evil.
That of Ahura was formed first; it consists of his attributes.
Ahura is himself one of these spirits; thus there are seven supreme spirits.
On the one side is Ahura, the only god worshipped by name in the Gathas.
One portion addresses him as Ormuzd, another as Ahura Mazda.The Bible Of Bibles;