- (Cheshmak, Cheshmak the Karap)In ZOROASTRIANISM, the DEMON of whirlwinds and destruction. In the Denkart, Cesmak is a harlot with a body of gold and big breasts. She tries to seduce the prophet Zarathustra (Zoroaster) when he returns from a meeting with Ohrmadz in heaven, but he defeats her.
Encyclopedia of Demons and Demonology. Rosemary Ellen Guiley. 2009.
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