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Saviour

Saviour In his study, Graves (1875) list 35 Christ-Like Saviours: 1. Chrishna of Hindostan. 2. Budha Sakia of India. 3. Salivahana of Bermuda. 4. Zulis, or Zhule, also Osiris and Orus, of Egypt. 5. Odin of the Scaudinavians. 6. Crite of Chaldea. 7. Zoroaster and Mithra of Persia. 8. Baal and Taut, "the only Begotten of God," of Phenicia. 9. Indra of Thibet. 10. Bali of Afghanistan. 11. Jao of Nepaul. 12. Wittoba of the Bilingonese. 13. Thammuz of Syria. 14. Atys of Phrygia. 15. Xaniolxis of Thrace. 16. Zoar of the Bonzes. 17. Adad of Assyria. 18. Deva Tat, and Sammonocadam of Siam. 19. Alcides of Thebes. 20. Mikado of the Sintoos. 21. Beddru of Japan. 22. Hesus or Eros, and Bremrillah, of the Druids. 23. Thor, son of Odin, of the Gauls. 24. Cadmus of Greece. 25. Hil and Feta of the Mandaites. 26. Gentaut and Quexalcote of Mexico. 27. Universal Monarch of the Sibyls. 28. Ischy of the Island of Formosa. 29. Divine Teacher of Plato. 30. Holy One of Xaca. 31. Fohi and Tien of China. 32. Adonis, son of the virgin Io of Greece. 33. IxiOn and Quirinus of Rome. 34. Prometheus of Caucasus. 35. Mohamud, or Mahomet, of Arabia.
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