The role of Jamshid in extending civilization

Document Type: Research Article


1 Islamic Azad University of Rey (Yadegare Imam), Persian Language and Literature Department, Tehran, Iran

2 Islamic Azad University of Shabestar, Persian Language and Literature Department, West Azerbaijan, Iran


Jamshid is one of the common characters of Iran and India, who has attempted to establish civil principles of this race. He is proposed as a great king in Avesta and as a god in myths because of his role in creating and expanding Arians’ civilization and his holiness among them. Regarding the honor and homage to his actions, deeds, inventions, discoveries, and traditions, one can guess that he has been one of the effective and outstanding people in Neolithic or modern age.