The head of the Catholic church.
The head of the Eastern Orthodox church.
One who "submits to the will of Allah."
Jewish New Year
Judaism, Christianity, Islam
The three main monotheistic religions in chronological order.
The buying and selling of any church office.
He is considered the first Pope.
Sheva, Vishnu, Brahma
The three main gods of Hinduism.
The universal spirit in Hinduism.
This religion believes in 5 constant relationships and upkeeping the greater good.
This word means color, and is another name for the Cast system with the Aryans being at the top.
Theravada and Mahayana
The main branches of Buddhism.
Sunni and Shi'a
The main branches of Islam.
The less conservative of the two main branches of Islam.
The more conservative of the two main branches of Islam.
The angel that revealed himself to Muhammad over a 23 year period.
Profession of faith made by Muslims. Must be done _______ time(s).
Must be done five times a day by Muslims.
Percentage of income that must be given to charity by Muslims.
A month of fasting in Islam.
A pilgrimage to Mecca made by Muslims at least once.
The oldest religion still practiced today.
System that determined marriage, education, and where a person could live.
Subgroups within the Cast, based on job of the head of the household.
The elephant god (of good fortune).
The soul-self that belongs to Brahman.
What you do in this life affects the next.
Number of times one can be reincarnated in Hinduism.
Religious and ethical duties. (Goal of life in Hinduism)
Wealth and power. (Goal of life in Hinduism)
Physical pleasure. (Goal of life in Hinduism)
Become good enough to escape rebirth, and become at one with the universal spirit.
4 Stages of Life (Hindu)
Youthful study and celibasy, householder, reflect beyond daily activities, meditation and preparation for death.
Nonviolence to all living things.
Can people convert to Hinduism?
Toxic river that sick people are dipped into.
Main sacred text of Hinduism.
Religion started by Siddhartha Gautama, a member of the elite and carefully brought up.
"Enlightened one," thought to be a reincarnation of another enlightened human, who came back to continue.
4 Noble Truths
Suffering exists; suffering is caused by desire; to end suffering, end desire; to end desire, follow the eight fold path.
8 Fold Path
Right view, right thought, right speech, right conduct, right livelihood, right effort, right mindedness, right meditation.
Do not kill, do not steal, do not lie, do not be unchased, do not take anything that clouds the mind.
Escape from the cycle of rebirth.
The sacred text of Buddhists.
The word for God in Judaism.
Sacred text of Jews.
3 Branches of Judaism
Reform group, conservative, orthodox
A holiday in remembrance of the victory in a battle.
Day of atonement, holy day of fasting and atonement for sins.
Based on the ways and life of Jesus Christ.
First formal church in Christianity.
First leader of the Eastern Orthodox church.
Sacred text of Christians.
Holy Communion, marriage, baptism, last rights, holy orders, confession, confirmation.
This group only accepts Baptism and Communion as sacraments.
Religion based on the teachings of the Profit Muhammad.
Holy text of Muslims.