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Zarathustra · Zoroaster
(Circa 628-551 BC) Persian prophet who founded Zoroastrianism; Also called: Zarathustra. Or Zarathustra (lived 6th century BC)
Persian prophet and religious teacher, founder of Zoroastrianism. Zoroaster believed that he had seen God, Ahura Mazda, in a vision. His first vision came at the age of 30 and, after initial rejection and violent attack, he converted King Vishtaspa. Subsequently, his teachings spread rapidly, becoming the official religion of the kingdom. According to tradition, Zoroaster was murdered at the age of 70 while praying at the altar.