• The first voloume of the series Avestan Manuscripts in Iran has already appeared: The Liturgical Widewdad manuscript ms. 4161 (Wandidad-e Jahanbaxshi), Girona-Tehran, 2015. More info here
  • The book A. Cantera, Vers une édition de la liturgie longue zoroastrienne. Pensées et travaux préliminaires (Cahiers de Studia iranica , 51) has been published.
  • Bahram Boroumand helds a seminary on Avestan Paleography at the University of Salamanca between July 7 and 10, 2014
  • The Exhition The Everlasting Flame (11th october-14th december 2013, Brunei Gallery, SOAS, London) shows a nice sample of Avestan manuscripts usually hosted in the British Library
  • The text of the Yasna ī Rapihwin ceremony is already available in ADA, vid. complete ceremonies"
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National Library of Rusia

National Library of Rusia

Saint Petersburg


            In Saint Petersburg, only the Xwardag Abastāg manuscript known by Geldner as Pd is there. It belonged to the D. I. Dolgoruky collection, which is now at the National Library of Rusia, so it is supposed to be in its section of Oriental Manuscripts.

(see http://www.nlr.ru:8101/eng/coll/manuscripts/eastscripts.html).