Zoroaster was an Enlightened Master from ancient Iran, the founder of Zoroastrianism. He was thought to have walked the earth as far back as 1800 BC. Zoroaster Spitama was called a prophet, or messenger of God, He was in communion with God. Zoroaster tried to awaken His people to a positive outlook on life; a life of righteousness, compassion and remembrance of highest God of all creation. Thus, the message He preached became known as the Good Religion.