By Payam Nabarz
An outline of Mithraism, the traditional Roman secret faith renowned within the Roman Legions
• presents a finished background of Mithraism, together with its impact on Christianity and Islam
• contains rituals, meditations, and instructing stories for readers who desire to keep on with the Mithraic path
• stories the evolution and divergence of the jap (Persian) and Western (Roman) types of Mithraism
The Mysteries of Mithras provides a revival of the mystical practices and initiatory approach of Mithraism, the traditional Roman secret faith that was once immensely renowned within the Roman Legions from the past due moment century B.C. till A.D. four hundred and used to be taken to each nook of the Roman Empire. because the final pagan kingdom faith in Europe, it used to be crucial competitor to early Christianity and seriously inspired Christian doctrine and symbolism. The parallels among Christianity and historic Mithraism are striking--for instance, the god Mithra was once born of a virgin in a cave on December 25.
Payam Nabarz finds the background, origins, and non secular and philosophical tenets of Mithraism and its connections to Christianity, Islam, and Freemasonry. He additionally describes the trendy neo-pagan perform of Mithraism in facts this present day and for readers who desire to undertake the Mithraic direction, he contains seven of its initiatory rituals and meditations, in addition to orations and educating stories, that open the door to the seven Mithraic grades of passage.