Vill du veta mer?

Det finns en uppsjö av lärda böcker och artiklar om zoroastrismens filosofi, historia och utformning i olika samhällen. Här nedan finns en förteckning över goda och läsvärda introduktioner inom olika ämnen.

Gatha och äldre Avesta

Mary Boyce, Textual Sources for the Study of Zoroastrianism.

Alberto Cantera (red.), The Transmission of the Avesta.

Helmut Humbach, The Gathas of Zarathushtra and the other Old Avestan texts.

Stanley Insler, The Gāthās of Zarathustra.

Dinshaw J. Irani, Understanding the Gathas – The Hymns of Zarathushtra.

Lära och praktik

Mary Boyce, Zoroastrians: Their Religious Beliefs and Practices.

Jenny Rose, Zoroastrianism: An Introduction.

Historia

Mary Boyce, Zoroastrianism: Its Antiquity and Constant Vigour.

Gherardo Gnoli, Zoroaster in History.

Shaul Shaked, From Zoroastrian Iran to Islam: Studies in Religious History and Intercultural Contacts.

Michael Stausberg, Zarathustra och zoroastrismen.

Översikter

Michael Stausberg & Yuhan Vevaina (red.), The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Zoroastrianism.

Zoroastrisk mytologi och litteratur

Tony Allan (et al.), Wise Lord of the Sky: Persian Myth.

John R. Hinnells, Persian Mythology.

Djalal Khaleghi-Motlagh, Women in the Shahnameh: Their History and Social Status Within the Framework of Ancient and Medieval Sources.

Mahmoud Omidsalar, Poetics and Politics of Iran’s National Epic, the Shahnameh.

Vesta Sarkhosh Curtis, Persian Myths.

Zoroastrier i Iran

Jamsheed K. Choksy, Conflict and Cooperation: Zoroastrian Subalterns and Muslim Elites in Medieval Iranian Society.

Janet Kestenberg Amighi, The Zoroastrians of Iran: Conversion, Assimilation, or Persistence.

Paul Kriwaczek, In Search of Zarathustra: Across Iran and Central Asia to Find the World’s First Prophet.

Rashna Writer, The Memoirs of Keikhosrow Shahrokh.

Zoroastrier i Indien

Pheroza J. Godrej & Firoza Punthakey Mistree, A Zoroastrian Tapestry: Art, Religion and Culture.

Philip G. Kreyenbroek, Living Zoroastrianism: Urban Parsis speak about their Religion.

Azar Mahloujian, Vi lyser som guld: ett reportage om zoroastrier i exil.

Sooni Taraporevala, Parsis. The Zoroastrians of India: A Photographic Journey.

Zoroastrism i västerlandet

Ruhi Muhsen Afnan, Zoroaster’s Influence on Greek Thought.

Jacques Duchesne Guillemin, The Western Response to Zoroaster.

John R. Hinnels, The Zoroastrian Diaspora: Religion and Migration.

John R. Hinnels, Zoroastrians in Britain.

Albert de Jong, Traditions of the Magi : Zoroastrianism in Greek and Latin literature.

Jenny Rose, The Image of Zoroaster: The Persian Mage through European eyes.

Perserriket

Pierre Briant, From Cyrus to Alexander: A History of the Persian Empire.

Ashk Dahlén (red.), Antikens Persien.

Matt Waters, Ancient Persia: A History of the Achaemenid Empire, 550-330 BCE.

 

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