What we know about the religion of Persia is chiefly derived from the Zend-Avesta.
This is a short specimen of the earliest portion of the Zend-Avesta.
Yasht, ysht, n. in the Zend-Avesta, one of a collection of hymns and prayers.
Description of Zoroaster's legislation, and of the magian national religion, according to the Zend-Avesta.
Sadda, the name given to a Persian epitome of the Zend-Avesta.
An excellent work for the study of the Zend-Avesta, the magian religion, and the antiquities of the Medes and Persians.
The "Zend-Avesta" cannot be dated earlier than the first century before our era.
I have just read the first half of Fechner's "Zend-Avesta," a wonderful book, by a wonderful genius.
The decalogue of the Zend-Avesta mentions many strange sins.
In 1771 he published his Zend-Avesta, a translation of the Vendidad, and other sacred books, which aroused much interest.