Fire worship


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Related to Fire worship: Zoroastrianism
the worship of fire, which prevails chiefly in Persia, among the followers of Zoroaster, called Chebers, or Guebers, and among the Parsees of India.

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Fire worship was paramount throughout pre-Islamic history in this region.
Fire worship was paramount throughout pre-Islamic history in a region stretching from the Caucasus to the Indian sub-continent (see the origins of the Aryan race & the ancient symbol of Nazism in Google).
Some suggest that the name Azerbaijan comes from two ancient Persian words meaning "guardians of the fire," and in Azerbaijan's past, there was a history of fire worship, making the towers a modern day link with the nation's ancient past.