- A female DEMON in ZOROASTRIANISM who represents the principle of wickedness. Druj means “falsehood” and “deceit.” Drauga is the Old Persian version of the name. Druj is associated with AHRIMAN, the principal evil being. In the final confrontation between good and evil, Asha will destroy Druj.
Encyclopedia of Demons and Demonology. Rosemary Ellen Guiley. 2009.
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