Zoroaster

By; Davonte

What ?

What ? He is distressed at the spread of wickedness and the neglect of truth. He tries to awaken his people to the importance of righteousness and warns them against following false leaders practicing animal sacrifice, mistreating the cattle




When

ca. 628 BC- ca. 551 BC


Where

  • Balkh, Persia


Why

He conceived of two primeval powers active in the universe, Good and Evil. Our world is the scene of their conflict and admixture


WORKS CITED

"Zoroaster." Encyclopedia of World Biography. Detroit: Gale, 1998. World History in Context. Web. 20 Nov. 2013.