He is also a guardian of the celestial soma, and is sometimes, as in the Avesta, connected with the waters.
Where here is the similarity between Genesis and the Avesta?
The detailed form in which this idea is presented to us in the Avesta will be given below.
In Genesis the creation ends with the creation of man, so it does in the Avesta.
While cities were few, it seems remarkable that the only copies of the Avesta were burned.
Among students the compilation is generally called the Avesta.
From our fragments we cannot so much as fix the year by which the Avesta reckons.
Zenda means 'the life' or 'the living,' and Avesta, 'the word of God.'
The Duad, with the Monad brooding behind it, is the fundamental principle of the Avesta.
Originally it occurred in the course of a conversation that the Avesta reports.