) refers to the religion developed from the teachings of the Persian
(c. tenth century B.C.E.), who is commonly known in the West as Zoroaster
. Zoroastrians most commonly refer to themselves as Zartoshti ("Zoroastrians"), Mazdayasni ("Wisdom-Worshippers"), and Behdini ("Followers of the Good Religion"). In India
, they are known as Parsis ("People from Pars," which refers to the Persian heritage of the group). (Full article...