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A set of beliefs and practices agreed upon by a group is a good definition of ____________________
The following are all functions of___________________:
1. gives hope
2. Instructs how to live
3. Explains afterlife
4. Explains the creation of the world
5. Explains human purpose
What is the most populous religion in the world?
What is the second most populous religion in the world?
"Of the big 5 which has the least followers?"
What is the oldest religion in the world still practiced today?
What is the theism for Hinduism?
What are the three main gods in Hinduism?
"Shiva, Vishnu, Brahma"
Moving up the caste system to eventually reach moksha is the purpose for life for...
"Like heaven, but it is a state of mind. Knowing everything and being one with God." is a good definition of
What is the holy text of the Hindus?
We don't know who the founder of Hinduism is because it is so...
:The job you are supposed to do according to your caste" is a good definition of...
"If you do your dharma well, you will move up a caste in your next life. If you don't, you'll move down" is a good definition of...
Stretching and meditating at the same time is a good definition of...
Which religion uses yoga most?
What are the religious leader of Hinduism?
Gurus and priests
What religion is vegetarian?
This religion doesn't eat meat because they think eating animals is violent..
Which country has the most Hindus today?
Where do Hindus worship?
The Star of David is a symbol for which religion?
Which religion was founded by King Solomon?
What theism is Judaism?
What is the more common name for the Five Books of Moses?
The Torah is really just the first five books of ...
The Old Testament
Prophet for Judaism
All Jews go to..
What are two languages spoken by many Jews?
Hebrew and Yiddish
Which language spoken by Jews was their original language?
Which language spoken by Jews was their original language mixed with German?
A mass movement of people from one place to another. This happened to the Jews at least three times.
What is the leader of a synagogue called?
Rules for foods that are forbidden for Jews.
No cloven hoof meats
No meat with cheese
What is the place of worship for Jews?
The US the place with the most Jews today because many left Europe during the _______________________
Which religion has the most monks?
What is Buddha's original name?
How long did Siddhartha Gautama meditate before becoming the Buddha?
What theism is Buddhism?
It's like moksha. Total connectedness to the universe. Knowing everything and being forever happy.
Nirvana directly translates to...
Buddhists think we see the world as an illusion and we suffer because we are too attached to __________and _______________.
People and stuff
What is the holy book for Buddhists?
What happens when a Buddhist dies?
reincarnation or nirvana
Where do most Buddhists worship?
Who is the most visible leader of Buddhists?
The Dalai Llama
The old 'Buddha' Buddhism. Means you have to give up everything and be a monk to reach nirvana
The new kind of Buddhism. Can be mono or polytheistic. Anyone can reach nirvana.
Country with most Buddhists
Early Christians were reformers of which religion?
What was the name of the church that Peter started?
What does Catholic mean?
What language did Jesus speak?
Which religion is symbolized by the crescent moon and star?
Who is the founder of Islam?
Which is the youngest religion of the big five?
What do you call a worshipper of Islam?
What does Islam mean?
Muslims see themselves as a continuation of..
Judaism and Christianity
Where does Islam start?
Mecca, Saudi Arabia
What is the purpose of life for a Muslim?
To submit to God
What is the purpose of life for a Buddhist?
To reach nirvana
What is the purpose for life for a Jew?
To keep the covenantwith God.
What theism are Jews?
What theism are Muslims?
What is the holy book of Islam?
Who told Muhammad to write the Koran?
What does Allah mean?
What happens when you die according to Muslims?
Heaven or Hell
You MUST KNOW the Five Pillars of Islam. What are they?
Faith Prayer Alms Fasting Pilgrimage
How can you remember the Five Pillars of Islam?
Found Pennies Are Free Pennies
How many times does a Muslim pray in one day?
What is the name of the holy month for Muslims?
Dress rules for Muslims
Where do Muslims worship?
"It is like kosher for Muslims. Food must be prepared by a Jew, Muslim or Chrisitan. "
What are the two main branches of Islam?
Sunni and Shia
Sunnis and Shiites fight over who should be allowed to be...
Leader of all Muslims. Like the Pope, but for Muslims.
Which Muslims believe that any person with a good soul can be caliph?
Which Muslims believe that the caliph must be a descendent of Muhammad?
In Israel, the Jews and Muslims are fighting over the country because they both believe it is the ______________________.
Which country today has the most Muslims?
Which religion focuses on alien souls?
Which religion says Jesus taught in America after He was crucified?
Which religion believes that Satan has been on earth since 1914?
Which religion/philosophy is based on the five basic relationships?
What religion says that all religions are the same? They believe that God shows Himself to different people in different ways.