|LC Classifications||BL1202+, BL1101 .A55 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 290 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||290|
|LC Control Number||2009305360|
Hinduism is the world’s oldest religion, according to many scholars, with roots and customs dating back more than 4, years. Today, with about million followers, Hinduism is the third-largest religion behind Christianity and Islam. Roughly 95 percent of the world’s Hindus live in India. Aryans is the main religion of India, Hinduism. Focusing on the • Hinduism grew out of the ancient beliefs of the Aryans.(page ) • A new religion, Buddhism, appealed to many people in India and other parts of Asia.(page ) Locating Places Nepal (nuh•PAWL) Tibet (tuh•BEHT) Meeting People Siddhartha Gautama(sih•DAHR• tuh GOW File Size: 4MB. Hinduism came to the United States first in the American imagination and only second with emissaries and immigrants from India. The initial features of Hinduism that captivated North American audiences were those that were lauded for their compatibility with Protestant Christianity and those that were derided for their incompatibility with the : Amanda Lucia. introduced to the various facets of the crystal that is Hinduism. The book, which was first published in , has now been rearranged in a more convenient form, with useful additions here and there, and is now released in its fifth edition. We do hope that all serious students of Hindu Religion and Philosophy will find the book useful and File Size: KB.
According to the Hindu religion, there is only one Absolute Divine, a singular force that joins all facets of existence together known as the Absolute OM (sometimes spelled AUM). This divine is the Lord of All Creation and a universal sound that is heard within every living human : Subhamoy Das. Hinduism, major world religion originating on the Indian subcontinent and comprising several and varied systems of philosophy, belief, and ritual. Although the name Hinduism is relatively new, having been coined by British writers in the first decades of the 19th century, it refers to a rich cumulative tradition. Hinduism vs. Social Equality Works Cited Social equality is a state of affairs in which all people within a specific society or isolated group have the same status in certain respects. There are many problems dealing with social equality in India currently because of the people. Here is where another definition of religion comes in. It is often said that religion is a “belief-system”. It needs blind, unverifiable belief in what the ‘founder’ of the religion has said and which is written down in a book. Here Hinduism is clearly not a religion.
Hinduism is the religion of the majority of people in India and Nepal. It also exists among significant populations outside of the sub continent and . Hinduism is an ancient religion with diverse traditions such as Vaishnavism, Shaivism, Shaktism and others. Each tradition has a long list of Hindu texts, with subgenre based on syncretization of ideas from Samkhya, Nyaya, Yoga, Vedanta and other schools of Hindu philosophy. Of these some called Sruti are broadly considered as core scriptures of Hinduism, but beyond the . Hinduism: An Evolutionary Religion The book contains pages and is divided in 57 small easy-to-read chapters, containing authentic information about all the important aspects of Hindu religion, culture, and philosophy. It is designed to entice the young reader; in particular, the youthful Hindu. Hinduism is an Indian religion and dharma, or way of life, widely practiced in the Indian subcontinent and parts of Southeast sm has been called the oldest religion in the world, and some practitioners and scholars refer to it as Sanātana Dharma, "the eternal tradition", or the "eternal way", beyond human history. Scholars regard Hinduism as a fusion or .