There is no trace of it in the Gathas, in the Yagna haptanhaiti, or in the older portions of the Vendidad.
"There are many who do not like to give," Ormuzd, in the Vendidad, confided to Zarathrustra.
The geographical traditions in the first Fargard of the Vendidad do not interfere with this opinion.
In 1771 he published his Zend-Avesta, a translation of the Vendidad, and other sacred books, which aroused much interest.
In the Zend ‘Vendidad’ the souls of the pious fear to meet the wolf on the way to heaven.
These regulations, carried out in long and wearisome detail on the basis of this new movement, are before us in the Vendidad.
Evil-speaking and calumny also are, according to the Vendidad, "lies and sins" against Mithra.
To kill a water-dog is the greatest crime; and is menaced with the worst penalties and expiations known to the Vendidad.
The Vendidad fixes the sum which the physician is to receive for his services.
The resurrection of the dead, not taught by Zarathustra or in the Vendidad, takes place.