Book: The Chaldean Oracles of Zoroaster
Author: William Wynn Westcott





The Chaldean Oracles of Zoroaster By William Wynn Westcott

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Pages (PDF): 49
Publication Date: 1895

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Summary:

The Chaldean Oracles have survived as fragmentary texts from the 2nd century AD, and consist mainly of Hellenistic commentary on a single mystery-poem (which may have been compilations from several oracular sources, considering the random subject changes) that was believed to have originated in Chaldea (Babylonia). They appear to be a combination of Neoplatonic elements with others that were Persian or Babylonian in origin.


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