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"Zoroastrianism is the oldest of the revealed world-religions, and it has probably had more influence on mankind, directly and indirectly, than any other single faith." -Mary Boyce, Zoroastrians.

ashem vohŻ vahishtem astÓ
usht‚ astÓ usht‚ ahm‚i
hyat ash‚i vahisht‚i ashem.

Holiness (Asha) is the best of all good:
it is also happiness.
Happy the man who is holy with perfect holiness!


żath‚ ahŻ vairyŰ
ath‚ ratush ash‚tcÓt hac‚
vanghÍush dazd‚ mananghŰ
shyaothanan„m anghÍush mazd‚i
xshathremc‚ ahur‚i ‚
żim drigubyŰ dadat v‚st‚rem!!


The will of the Lord is the law of righteousness.
The gifts of Vohu-mano to the deeds done in this world for Mazda.
He who relieves the poor makes Ahura king.