Fortieth-day gatherings of commemoration and national strikes turned the tide against the ill-fated Pahlavi dynasty in 1979.
Over the years, the Pahlavi era has been hailed for its successes and criticized for its failings.
Iran has also succumbed over the course of a cruel century, in large part because of the depredations of the Pahlavi dynasty.
Nor will we allow ourselves to be defined by what the Islamic Republic did in the years following the fall of the Pahlavi dynasty.
It resembles the Pahlavi, or Ancient Persian, but it is identical with no language.
The Zend, or commentary, is written in the Pahlavi language.
The commentary is not written in the Zend language, but in Pahlavi or Persian.
He himself admits that he was following a Mohammedan author, who has certainly made a free translation of the Pahlavi text.
One can now understand why the Zend books were translated into Pahlavi.
The original Avesta, as described in Pahlavi text which have come down to us, contain twenty-one Nasks or books.