A yazata is a Zoroastrian divinity that resembles the Christian angels, together representing the good powers under the central god Ohrmuzd (Sanskrit: असुर मेधा). They are, unlike the rejectable daevas, beings that should be worshipped.
- Aa.Vv. (s.d.), "Yazata", Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Accessed: January 22, 2014.(source)