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Khordeh Avesta: part 1

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[ASHEM VOHU]

,Itsa ,mvtSihaW ,UhoW ,mvCa
,iAmha ,AtSu ,Itsa ,AtSu
.,mvCa ,iAtSihaW ,iACa ,Tayh


[AHUNWAR]

,OyriaW ,Uha ,AqaY
,Acah ,TIcTACa ,Sutar ,Aqa
,OhManam ,Adzad ,SuVhMaW
,iAdzam ,SuVhMa ,m&nanaqoayK
,A ,iAruha ,AcmvrqaCx
..,mvrAtsAW ,Tadad ,Oybugird ,miY


[PADYAB-KUSTI]

,ldzam ,eharuha ,ArqoanCx
..UhoW ,mvCa

,ldad ,mUyAp ,Etiawam ,Adzam ,An-mVk
,EhManEa ,AtaCvradId ,lwgvrd ,Am ,Tayh
,AcsahManam ,AcsarqA ,TAmhaBq ,mVyna
,Aruha ,AtSoarq ,mvCa ,SiAnaqoayK ,lyaY
,AcoawArf ,iAyanEad ,m&wts&d ,iOm ,m&t

,ItNvh ,iOY ,AhgNVs ,iOp ,ABq ,Aj-mvrqvrvW ,Vk
,IdZic ,mUtar ,SibmUha ,m&d ,iOm ,Arqic
,AhManam ,UtNaj ,OCoarvs ,UhoW ,iOh ,Ta
.,TIciAmhak ,ICaW ,iAmhaY ,iAmha ,Adzam

,acsatNvps ,acSitiamrA ,acsldzam ,iriap ,TatNayCibT ,On-atAp
,etSrakarf-OwEad ,esan ,erqic-OwEad ,esan ,Sxurd ,IwEad ,esan
,arAwd ,Sxurd ,apa ,esan ,Sxurd ,apa .,itiAdarf-OwEad ,esan
,SIniacNvrvm ,Am ,eheysan-apa ,erDvxApa ,esanIW ,Sxurd ,apa
,ehaCa ,SItiawtsa ,lqEag
.,AcAZI ,SitiamrA ,AY ,Acsamvn
.,,, ,UhoW ,mvCa

,(3) ,eAdaX ,i ,dzvmrOh)
.,TAb ,atsakS ,Taz ,rAtSAd ,ZABa ,rUd ,&hASidABa ,namrahA
,&farak ,&kIk ,&dNawrad ,&wdAj ,&ZUrd ,&BVd ,namrahA
,&yraf ,&namSud ,&dNawrad ,&gOmSA ,&rAkhAnug ,&rAtsAs
, ,TAb ,&hASidABa ,&hASidApSud , ,. ,tAb ,atsakS ,Taz
. ,TAb ,&hASidABa ,&namSud ,, ,TAb ,huts ,&namSud
,eAdaX ,i ,dzvmrOh
,mOn&mVSap ,titap ,hAnug ,Amah ,Zv
,tSvraWZud ,txUZud ,tamSud ,nItsiWarah ,Zv
,drak ,meaW ,tfug ,meaW ,TInim ,IqVg ,ap ,nvm
,Tvtsv ,TUb ,nub ,meaW ,tsaj ,meaW
,InSinuk ,InSvBag ,InSinam ,AhihAnug ,& ,Zv
,SxaBa ,exO ,In&uyniam ,IqVg ,In&wr ,Inat
(. ,mOh ,titap ,ap ,InSvBag ,vs ,ap ,&mVSap

,SuVyniam ,eharMa ,itIdiOrat ,ldzam ,eharuha ,ArqoanCx 1
,mvCa ,imoats .,mvmvtOCarvf ,AnsaW ,Tayh ,m&tSrawAyqiah
,,,, ,UhoW ,mvCa
.(2),,, ,OyriaW ,Uha ,AqaY
,,,, ,UhoW ,mvCa

.(3) ,adzam ,ehMawa ,Em-asaj 2
,EnArawarf ,SirtSuqaraz ,Onsayadzam ,Imha ,Onsayadzam
,Onam ,mvtamuh ,EyutsA . ,Acsatvrawarf ,AcsatUtsA
. ,mvnaqoayK ,mvtSrawh ,EyutsA ,OcaW ,mvtxUh ,EyutsA
,m&rDvxoayApsarf ,mInsayadzAm ,mIhuMaW ,m&nEad ,EyutsA
,Acm&nitiAh ,AY ,mInoaCa ,m&qadawtEaX ,mvCiqiansADin
,AcAtSEars ,AcAtSihaW ,AcAtSizam ,Acm&nitNieyKUb
,SirtSuqaraz ,SiriUhA ,AY
. ,Imhanic ,UhoW ,ApsIW ,iAdzam ,iAruha
.. ,SitiUtsA ,SiOnsayadzAm ,lyanEad ,Itsa ,ACEa
.. ,UhoW ,mvCa


[BAJ BEFORE MEALS]

. ,n&brihim ,i ,ragSiASxab ,i ,adNiASxab ,i ,dazaY ,i ,m&n ,ap
. ,eAdaX ,i ,dzvmrOh

,Acsapa ,TAd ,AcmvCa ,Acm&g ,VY ,m&dzam ,mvruha ,EdiamazaY ,TA ,Aqi
. ,UhoW ,AcApsIW ,AcmImUb ,TAd ,Acslcoar ,SIhuMaW ,Acslrawru ,TAd

(After meal:)

.(4),,, ,UhoW ,mvCa
.(2),,, ,OyriaW ,Uha ,AqaY
),,, ,dZam ,abrvk( ,,,, ,Em-asaj ,,,, ,mvrMazah ,,,, ,acSEar ,iAmha
. ,imAnIrfA ,aqaY ,TAymaj ,aqa
.,,, ,UhoW ,mvCa

[Baj when answering the call of nature]

,dab ,razah ,das ,vtsakS ,hvnug
.. ,OyriaW ,Uha ,AqaY

(Here perform the natural function)
.(3),,, ,UhoW ,mvCa

,Acadayna ,Acaday ,m&natSrawh ,m&natxUh ,m&natamuh ,
,OrAtvraj-Ibia ,Iham ,Acm&nanazvrvwAW ,Acm&nanmayzvrvW
(2). ,Iham ,m&nuhoW ,AnaqaY ,OrAtsEanEan
[(Y35.2)]

,Acihamvdad ,Ibia ,Tayh ,Tamha ,mvrqaCx ,TAb ,iAmvtOrqaCxuh ,
(3). ,iAtSihaW ,AciACa ,iAruha ,iAdzam ,Tayh ,Aciham&wh ,AcihamCIc
(Y35.5)
.(4),,, ,OyriaW ,Uha ,AqaY
.(3),,, ,UhoW ,mvCa
,mvtSEars ,mvtSihaW ,mvCa .,ediamazaY ,mIriaW ,mvnuha
. ,ediamazaY ,mvtNvps ,mvCvma
,enseY ,TaA ,m&tAh ,Eh?eY
,Oruha ,ldzam ,OhMaW ,Itiap
,Acah ,TACa ,AqEaW
.. ,ediamazaY ,Acslt ,Acs&t ,Acm&hMlY
(Y18.9)


[NIRANG-I AWEZAR]

,rAdrVk ,O ,rAk ,vtsacag ,namvrhA , ,n&toaS ,hvtsakS ,hvtsakS ,
,Vs-O-Is ,i ,hvrax ,, ,rAdrVk ,O ,rAk ,vtsacag ,Tasar-an
, ,mvCa ,ImOats , ,. ,kAp ,ragzOrIp ,dzamroh ,rAdAd ,n&dNvpsACvma
(3) ,,,, ,UhoW ,mvCa


[GAH DEDICATIONS]

NOTE: These five dedications are not recited independently. Depending on the time of day, one of the five is recited where indicated in other prayers.

[Hawan Gah (sunrise to midday)]

,eBqar ,ehaCa ,enoaCa ,eVnawAh
,acEayatsasarf ,aciArqoanCx ,aciAmhaW ,aciAnsaY
,eBqar ,ehaCa ,enoaCa ,aciAysIW ,eVhMawAs
. ,acEayatsasarf ,AciArqoanCx ,aciAmhaW ,aciAnsaY

[Rapithwin Gah (midday to mid-afternoon)]

,eBqar ,ehaCa ,enoaCa ,iAniBqipar
,acEayatsasarf ,aciArqoanCx ,aciAmhaW ,aciAnsaY
,eBqar ,ehaCa ,enoaCa ,aciAmutNaz ,ewaCf-TadArf
. ,acEayatsasarf ,AciArqoanCx ,aciAmhaW ,aciAnsaY

[Uzerin Gah (mid-afternoon to sunset)]

,eBqar ,ehaCa ,enoaCa ,iAnirieyazu
,acEayatsasarf ,aciArqoanCx ,aciAmhaW ,aciAnsaY
,eBqar ,ehaCa ,enoaCa ,aciAmuyFAd ,iArIW-TadArf
. ,acEayatsasarf ,AciArqoanCx ,aciAmhaW ,aciAnsaY

[Aiwisruthrem Gah (sunset to midnight)]

,eBqar ,ehaCa ,enoaCa ,iAyagibia ,iAmirqUrsiBia
,acEayatsasarf ,aciArqoanCx ,aciAmhaW ,aciAnsaY
,eBqar ,ehaCa ,enoaCa ,aciAmvtOrtSuqaraz ,eVtiAyjuh-m&psIW-TadArf
. ,acEayatsasarf ,AciArqoanCx ,aciAmhaW ,aciAnsaY

[Ushahin Gah (midnight to dawn)]

,eBqar ,ehaCa ,enoaCa ,iAnihaCu
,acEayatsasarf ,aciArqoanCx ,aciAmhaW ,aciAnsaY
,eBqar ,ehaCa ,enoaCa ,aciAynAmn ,iAyjvrvb
. ,acEayatsasarf ,AciArqoanCx ,aciAmhaW ,aciAnsaY


[SROSH BAJ]

,InUzaBa ,eAdaX ,i ,dzvmrOh ,&dzaY ,i ,m&n ,ap) 0
,TAyAzaBa ,eharaX ,zrug
,n&mraf ,nat ,i ,Igat ,i ,OSa ,i ,SOrs
,i ,&m&d ,i ,rAlAs ,i ,rAzaBa ,nIz ,i ,nIz ,tfakS ,i
. ,TAsar ,Vb ,dzvmrOh
,mOn&mVSap ,titap ,hAnug ,Amah ,Zv
,IqVg ,ap ,nvm ,tSvraWZud ,txUZud ,tamSud ,nItsiWarah ,Zv
,Tvtsv ,TUb ,nub ,meaW ,tsaj ,meaW ,drak ,meaW ,tfug ,meaW ,TInim
,IqVg ,In&wr ,Inat ,InSinuk ,InSvBag ,InSinam ,AhihAnug ,& ,Zv
(. ,mOh ,titap ,ap ,InSvBag ,vs ,ap ,&mVSap ,SxaBa ,exO ,In&uyniam
.(5),,, ,OyriaW ,Uha ,AqaY 1
.(3),,, ,UhoW ,mvCa
,OCEakT-aruha ,OwEadIW ,SirtSuqaraz ,Onsayadzam ,enArawarf

(Here recite the appropriate Gah dedication -- see above.)

,eheyriUhA ,Soard ,iCrad ,eharq&munat ,ehamxat ,eheyCa ,ehaCoars
. ,acEayatsasarf ,aciArqoanCx ,aciAmhaW ,aciAnsaY ,arqoanCx
,EtUrm ,Em ,Arf ,Atoaz ,,OyriaW ,Uha ,AqaY
. ,Utoarm ,lwDIW ,awaCa ,Arf ,,acah ,TIcTACa ,Sutar ,Aqa
,mvqEag-TadArf ,mvnajArqvrvW ,mvDoaruh ,mICa ,mvCoars 2
,ediamazaY ,mUtar ,ehaCa ,mvnawaCa
,itiAp ,mUnat ,mIriaW ,mvnuha
.,,, ,OyriaW ,Uha ,AqaY

,ldad ,mUyAp ,Etiawam ,Adzam ,An-mVk
,EhManEa ,AtaCvradId ,lwgvrd ,Am ,Tayh
,AcsahManam ,AcsarqA ,TAmhaBq ,mVyna
,Aruha ,AtSoarq ,mvCa ,SiAnaqoayK ,lyaY
. ,AcoawArf ,iAyanEad ,m&wts&d ,iOm ,m&t

,ItNvh ,iOY ,AhgNVs ,iOp ,ABq ,Aj-mvrqvrvW ,Vk
,IdZic ,mUtar ,SibmUha ,m&d ,iOm ,Arqic
,AhManam ,UtNaj ,OCoarvs ,UhoW ,iOh ,Ta
. ,TIciAmhak ,ICaW ,iAmhaY ,iAmha ,Adzam

,acsatNvps ,acSitiamrA ,acsldzam ,iriap ,TatNayCibT ,On-atAp 3
,etSrakarf-OwEad ,esan ,erqic-OwEad ,esan ,Sxurd ,IwEad ,esan
. ,itiAdarf-OwEad ,esan
,esanIW ,Sxurd ,apa ,arAwd ,Sxurd ,apa ,esan ,Sxurd ,apa
,ehaCa ,SItiawtsa ,lqEag ,SIniacNvrvm ,Am ,eheysan-apa ,erDvxApa
. ,AcAZI ,SitiamrA ,AY ,Acsamvn
.,,, ,UhoW ,mvCa
.(2),,, ,OyriaW ,Uha ,AqaY
,imAnIrfA ,acvrawaz ,acsajoa ,acmvmhaW ,acmvnsaY 4
. ,eheyriUhA ,Soard ,iCrad ,eharq&munat ,ehamxat ,eheyCa ,ehaCoars
.,,, ,UhoW ,mvCa
,mvtAtawrd ,Ownat ,iAmha ,acsanvraX ,acSEar ,iAmha 5
,mItSI ,iAmha ,mvrqvrvW ,Ownat ,iAmha ,vrawdzaW ,Ownat ,iAmha
,m&Gvrad ,iAmha ,mItNazarf ,Ticm&nsA ,iAmha ,m&rqAX-Suruop
,mvhMacoar ,m&noaCa ,mUha ,mvtSihaW ,iAmha ,mItIj-OGvrad
,mvrqAX-OpsIW
. ,imAnIrfA ,aqaY ,TAymaj ,aqa
.,,, ,UhoW ,mvCa
.(3) ,m&nazaCEab ,vrawEab ,m&nazaCEab ,mvrMazah
.,,, ,UhoW ,mvCa
.(3) ,adzam ,ehMawa ,Em-asaj
,ehatADaruha ,ehanGarqvrvW ,ehaDoaruh ,ehatSAtuh ,ehama
,SoayaW ,ehartsAX ,acsanamAr . ,OtAtarapu ,acslytNianaW
. ,n&mAd ,SiAyna ,OtADarat ,eheyriak-Orapu
. ,moayniam-OtNvps ,itsa ,Et ,TaY ,OyaW ,Et ,TatEa
,ehanAwrz ,ehanaraka ,ehanAwrz ,ehatADaX ,ehaCABq
. ,ehatADaX-OGvrad
.,,, ,UhoW ,mvCa

,Ar ,mrASud ,&wr ,IhaSa ,mOnuk ,Ar ,inSarAzug ,hAnug ,dZam ,abrvk)
,TOr ,Anahap ,Imaz ,Imaz ,raBSvk ,tfah ,i ,&haW ,Amah ,i ,Iabrvk ,mah
, ,TAsar ,Vb ,AhihadNub ,AlAb ,TVSraX ,AnArd
(. ,Iz ,rVd ,TVb ,OSa

. ,imAnIrfA ,aqaY ,TAymaj ,aqa
.. ,,, ,UhoW ,mvCa


[HOSHBAM]

,acmvmvtOynGarqvrAW ,nvhMa ,iOY ,SiOyajNvrd ,OcaW ,&mi ,aqa 1
, ,SiOyawArsarf ,ayriaW ,anuha ,acNap . ,acmvmvtOyzaCEab
.(5),,, ,OyriaW ,Uha ,AqaY
, ,itiAp ,mUnat ,mIriaW ,mvnuha
,,,, ,OyriaW ,Uha ,AqaY
. ,AcAZI ,SitiamrA ,AY ,Acsamvn ,,,, ,Adzam ,An-mVk
.,,, ,UhoW ,mvCa
.(21),,, ,OyriaW ,Uha ,AqaY
.(12),,, ,UhoW ,mvCa
.(3)) ,ImAb-SOh( ,Et-vsamvn 2
,acmUtar ,acmUha ,iAydzad ,mvtSizam ,m&napsIW ,mid ,TatEa
,iAqans ,Otawrd ,SuVyniam ,eharMa ,iAqans ,m&dzam ,mvruha ,miY
,iAqans ,m&nawEad ,m&nayniazAm ,iAqans ,Soard-mIwrx ,ehamCEa
. ,m&tawrd ,acm&naynvraW ,m&nawEad ,m&napsIW
(Y72.1)

(,tfug ,Vb ,ZAW)
(. ,rAb ,rAzah ,Tas ,TanAVl ,rb ,namrahA ,OyniamAnag ,atsakS)
,OtahuManvraX ,OtawEar ,ldzam ,eharuha ,iAqadarf 3
,OrAts ,eheyrtSit ,iAqadarf ,m&natNvps ,m&naCvma ,iAqadarf
,iAqadarf ,OnoaCa ,Sran ,iAqadarf ,OtahuManvraX ,OtawEar
. ,m&noaCa ,m&namAd ,SuVyniam ,ehatNvps ,m&napsIW
(Y72.2)

.(2),,, ,OyriaW ,Uha ,AqaY
,aciAyqiah ,SiOts ,OnoaCa ,lyapsIW ,imAnIrfA ,acslhMaW ,acuhMaW 4
,mvnamqvrAW-OGvrad ,mItNiasAr ,mICa ,aciAyqi&yKUb ,aciAyqi&wab
,micACiBia-Owh ,micACim
,mItiahMlsarfA ,micACim
,lzaCEab ,lpsIW ,mItNvrab
,acm&narawru ,acm&wag ,acm&pa
,lCEabT ,lpsIW ,mItNieyawruat
,acm&nAyKam ,m&nawEad
,iAnAmn ,aciAmha ,m&tNayKvra
. ,eVtap-OnAmn ,ehanAmn ,aciAmha
,SIhehaW ,lwruapuh ,OyaCa ,acSIhuMaW ,lDa ,acSIhuMaW
,acsltSizam ,On-aqaY ,OnamqvrAW-OGvrad ,SItNiasAr ,lrapa
. ,etNawanvrv ,OyaCa ,acsltSEars ,acsltSihaW
,aciAmhaW ,aciAnsaY ,m&natNvps ,m&naCvma
,acEayatsasarf ,aciArqoanCx
,OnoaCa ,lyapsIW ,iAqadarf ,ehanAmn ,eha ,iAqadarf
, ,SiOts ,Otawrd ,lyapsIW ,eVtsimah ,SiOts
. ,ItNvh ,iOY ,lduh ,VY ,ACa ,sawats
(Y52.1-4)

,m&namAd ,m&nawah ,aCEaCx ,acAtSu ,adzam-aruha ,Ut ,acsasaW
,mvnmayaCx ,arqicaCa ,UhoW ,apsIW ,OsaW ,lrawru ,OsaW ,OpA ,OsaW
. ,mvtNawrd ,mvnmayaCxa ,atayAd ,mvnawaCa
,lwrd ,TAyh ,OrqaCx-Osawa ,, ,awaCa ,TAyh ,OrqaCx-OsaW
,OybamAd ,SuVyniam ,ehatNvps ,acah ,OtvrvbZin ,Otsimah ,Otag
. ,OrqaCx-Osawa ,OtaraW
,acm&nanAmn ,&mvtarf ,OrtSuqaraz ,OY ,Ticmvza ,ayaCxah
,acEayatamuna ,lyanEad ,lh?ia ,acm&nuyFad ,acm&nutNaz ,acm&sIW
. ,SirtSuqaraz ,SiriUhA ,AY ,acEayatSrawna ,acEayatxuna
(Y8.5-7)

,OtAyK ,m&hMl ,On-aqaY 5
,On&wru ,OtSihaW ,lnam
,itNvh ,Ownat ,SItiawarqAX
,TiOcslkA ,SuhMa ,OtSihaW
. ,m&tNvsaj ,adzam ,eriUhA
,ABq ,iriap ,ABq ,amAsvrad ,atSEars ,aCa ,atSihaW ,aCa
. ,amxah ,ABq ,mvmah ,amaymaj
(Y60.11, seq.)

(3) ,,,,, ,UhoW ,mvCa
(,,, ,dZam ,abrvk) ,,,, ,Em-asaj ,,,, ,mvrMazah ,,,,, ,acSEar ,iAmha
. ,imAnIrfA ,aqaY ,TAymaj ,aqa
.,,,, ,UhoW ,mvCa



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