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Angra Mainyu

[ang-ruh mahyn-yoo] /ˈæŋ rə ˈmaɪn yu/
noun, Zoroastrianism.
1.
the evil spirit who contends against Spenta Mainyu.
Also called Ahriman.
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  • Thereupon came Angra Mainyu, who is all death, and he counter-created the sin of utter unbelief.

  • Thereupon came Angra Mainyu, who is all death, and he counter-created plunder and sin.

  • Angra Mainyu invaded the world after it was made by Ahura Mazda and polluted it, but the conflict will some day end.'

  • Thereupon came Angra Mainyu, who is all death, and he counter-created the sin of unbelief.

  • Thereupon came Angra Mainyu, who is all death, and he counter-created abnormal issues in women and barbarian oppression.

  • Thereupon came Angra Mainyu, who is all death, and he counter-created tears and wailing.

  • Thereupon came Angra Mainyu, who is all death, and he counter-created the ants and the ant-hills.

  • Thereupon came Angra Mainyu, who is all death, and he counter-created the evil work of witchcraft.

  • Thereupon came Angra Mainyu, who is all death, and he counter-created the sin of pride.

  • Thereupon came Angra Mainyu, who is all death, and he counter-created abnormal issues in women and excessive heat.

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