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A polytheistic religion developed in India in the mid 500's (BCE) based on the idea of self-denial taught by Gautama " the Buddha". Buddhists try to follow the Four Noble Truths and the Eight-fold Path.
A monotheistic system of beliefs and practices based on the Old Testament and the teachings of Jesus as embodied in the New Testament and emphasizing the role of Jesus as savior. The Christian religion, includes the Catholic, Protestant, and Eastern Orthodox churches.
A religious movement of the 16th century that began as an attempt to reform the Roman Catholic Church and resulted in the creation of Protestant churches.
A polytheistic religion and philosophy developed in ancient India, characterized by a belief in reincarnation and a supreme being who takes many forms.
The oldest Monotheistic religion. It originated with Abraham and the Hebrew people. Teaches that God delivered a series of commandments to the Prophet Moses and its ethical principles are embodied chiefly in the Torah and in the Talmud.
-based on teachings of Prophet Muhammad -Muslims -monotheistic -God:Allah -Qur'an is the holy text - 5 pillars of Faith -Major divisions: Sunni and Shi'ite
A philosophy of ethics, education, and public service based on the writings of Confucius and traditionally thought of as one of the core elements of Chinese culture
A religious or solemn ceremony consisting of a series of actions performed according to a prescribed order.
A collection of beliefs about the right way to behave in a society
The institutional tie between the individual and a religious organization.
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