atash-dan

(from the article `ceremonial object`) ...situations. Two such vessels have been well described in religious literature: the Vedic Indian vessel (ukh) made of earth and fired in a pit on ... ...made of wood, metal, or stone, is a locked chest. On the fire altars of Zoroastrianism (a religion founded by the Iranian prophet Zoroaster in t...
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