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Ahuras were the ethical, or beneficial, divinities to mankind as opposes to the Daevas. Zoroaster used this classification when he separated the Indo-Iranian gods. A.G.H.


Boyce, Mary, Zoroastrians: Their Religious Beliefs and Practices, New York, Routledge, 2002, p. 11

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