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Hinduism

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Steph Gorges

on 27 September 2013

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Transcript of Hinduism

Hinduism
Not founded by one person
Origins
Brahman
Hindu Beliefs
Vedas - sacred writings

Upanishads - commentary on Vedas

Ramayana - epic about duties of relationships

Mahabharata - epic about the struggle for power between two families

Bhagavad Gita (part of the Mahabharata) - conversation with Krishna)
Hindu Literary Works
Shiva
Hindu gods
Vedic Religion (based on Vedas)
Brahmanism
Hinduism
Name of a supreme power or force
Greater than all deities
Everything in the world is a part of Brahman
Cycle of Brahman
Constantly creating, destroying,
and re-creating the universe
Atman
Spark of Brahman in people
The "soul"
Vishnu
Brahma
Creator
Preserver
Destroyer
Other Beliefs
Dharma
Law, obligation, and duty
To follow one’s dharma means to perform one’s duties and to live in an honorable way.
Karma
Actions or deeds
Determines next life
Samsara & Moksha
Cycle of birth, death and rebirth
Release from cycle -no longer reborn
Pilgrimages
Holy journeys where people would travel to sacred places (Ganges River)
: Polytheistic
Summary:
No unified system of beliefs
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