New Neighborhood Voice
December 5, 2004
Zoroastrian Temple on Crothers Road
Stained glass replica of Prophet Zoroaster
and a revered ancient Persian king. Note the fire urn in the center.
Prophet Zoroaster or Zarathushtra
Fire is used as a symbol of light in all
temples. In San Jose,
due to fire restrictions, the big urn has gas lighting. During ceremonies,
a sandalwood fire is used in the smaller urn.
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