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Yazata

Yazata The second group of metaphysical beings are Yazata (Eyzad), ‘a being worthy of worship’. There are hundreds of them. Every good force in nature and all deeds and attributes beneficial to humans have their own Eyzad. Azar, Aban, Khorshid, Mihr, Tir and Bahram are some of the best known Eyzads. Quoted from website Iranian Months The chief Yazata is Mithra and some of the others include Daena, Mah, Rashnu, Tistrya, and Zam. ProtoIranian: yaz- to worship, to honor, to venerate
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