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Zoroastrian Conversions to the Bahá'í Faith in Yazd, Iran

 
AuthorSusan Maneck
 
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Zoroastrian Conversions to the Bahá'í Faith in Yazd, Iran
Date of this edition 1983
LanguageEnglish
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Posted 2021-10-15 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Theses
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Abstract The Bahá'í Faith appealed to Zoroastrian messianic motifs, Iranian paradigms of legitimacy, and reforming elements within the Zoroastrian community. This study examines conversions in Yazd from the early 1880s to the beginning of the 20th century.
Notes Master's thesis for the Department of Oriental Studies, University of Arizona.

See also shorter published article Early Zoroastrian Conversions to the Bahá'í Faith in Yazd, Iran (1984). See also The Navjote of a Converted Zoroastrian Bahai in Dastur Dhalla, the Saga of a Soul: Autobiography of Shams-ul-ulama Dastur Dr. Maneckji Nusserwanji Dhallan.

Tags Bahai history by country; Zoroastrianism
Locations Iran (documents); Yazd
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