- the supreme creative deity, the creator of Gayomart whose omnipotence is challenged by Angra Mainyu.
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Ahura-Mazda has granted us the blessed child to cheer our later years.The Weird Orient
Ahura-Mazda had no control over this Power of evil; all he could do was to baffle him.Beacon Lights of History, Volume I
Ahura-Mazda himself is "true," "the father of all truth," and his worshippers are bound to conform themselves to his image.
No images of Ahura-mazda, or of the Izeds, profaned the severe simplicity of an Iranic temple.
Then the pious soul went joyfully onward to Ahura-mazda, to the immortal saints, to the golden throne, to Paradise.
- Zoroastrianism another name for Ormazd
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