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81 terms
Hinduism
Who first named Hindus "Hindu" and why?
What is geographically significant abo…
What are the sacred texts of Hinduism?
What are the four Vedic texts?
Muslim invaders. Because "Hindu" means "People from across th…
It is a boundary between India and Central Asia.
The Vedas, Brahmanas, Upanishads, The Sutras, The Mahabharata…
the Rig Veda, the Yajur Veda, the Sama Veda and the Atharva V…
Who first named Hindus "Hindu" and why?
Muslim invaders. Because "Hindu" means "People from across th…
What is geographically significant abo…
It is a boundary between India and Central Asia.
34 terms
Hinduism
samsara
Varansi
kremera
pilgrim
det eviga kretsloppet
Helig stad i Indien
bränna kroppen när någon är död
person som vallfärdar, går, till en helig plats
samsara
det eviga kretsloppet
Varansi
Helig stad i Indien
23 terms
Hinduism
Hinduism was born in
Very complex religion with many
Hinduism is a system of
Pantheistic
the Indus Valley around 2500 BC
gods and goddesses
rituals, cults, institutions, practices, doctrines
the belief in the unity of everything
Hinduism was born in
the Indus Valley around 2500 BC
Very complex religion with many
gods and goddesses
19 terms
Hinduism
hinduism
återfödelse
karma
Många olika gudar
Hinduismen är den största religionen i Indien. Det är en myck…
Hinduer tror på återfödelse. Det betyder att när en människa…
Om man lever livet på ett bra sätt samlar man god karma. Då k…
Hinduismen är en religion med tusentals gudar. Hinduer tror a…
hinduism
Hinduismen är den största religionen i Indien. Det är en myck…
återfödelse
Hinduer tror på återfödelse. Det betyder att när en människa…
70 terms
Hinduism
Polytheistic Monism
Hindu Trimurti
Sanskrit
Vedas
Hindus believe there is one Great Power known as Brahman whic…
Three main gods (Brahma, Shiva and Vishnu)
The ancient language of the Aryans which is the language the…
Hinduism's earliest sacred writings, composed around 1500 BCE
Polytheistic Monism
Hindus believe there is one Great Power known as Brahman whic…
Hindu Trimurti
Three main gods (Brahma, Shiva and Vishnu)
53 terms
HINDUISM
Scripture
Samsara
Karma
Moksha
Vedas, Brahmanas, Upanishads
Reincarnation, the endless cycle of birth and suffering and d…
"Cause and Effect" influencing rebirth
Release, enlightenment. The Hindu concept of the spirit's 'li…
Scripture
Vedas, Brahmanas, Upanishads
Samsara
Reincarnation, the endless cycle of birth and suffering and d…
39 terms
Hinduism
The Vedas
The Upanishads
Ramayana
The Bhagavad-Gita
Oldest and most authoritative Hindu scriptures, Rig Veda is t…
The philosophical texts that form the basis of most Hindu bel…
One of two epic Hindu poems; tells the story of Lord Rama & h…
Most famous Hindu literature; Lord Krishna teaches Arjuna abo…
The Vedas
Oldest and most authoritative Hindu scriptures, Rig Veda is t…
The Upanishads
The philosophical texts that form the basis of most Hindu bel…
17 terms
Hinduism
Hinduism
Samsara
Dharma
Karma
A religion and philosophy developed in ancient India, charact…
the cycle of life and rebirth in Hinduism
the fulfillment of one's social and religious duties in Hindu…
The belief that actions in this life, whether good or bad, wi…
Hinduism
A religion and philosophy developed in ancient India, charact…
Samsara
the cycle of life and rebirth in Hinduism
87 terms
Hinduism
Vatakarma
Upandyama
Vivaha
Antyeshti
A birth rite of passage. The father writes a symbol on baby's…
A coming of age rite of passage. 7 desired virtues: power of…
Wedding: most marriages are arranged and divorce is frowned u…
Death: Most Hindus are cremated after being cleaned, wrapped…
Vatakarma
A birth rite of passage. The father writes a symbol on baby's…
Upandyama
A coming of age rite of passage. 7 desired virtues: power of…
70 terms
Hinduism
Agni
Ahimsa
Atman
Avatar
(Sanskrit) god of fire in ancient India
A Buddhist and Hindu and especially Jainist doctrine holding…
The eternal self, which the Upanishads identify with Brahman;…
An incarnation of a deity, e.g. Vishnu-Rama-Krishna
Agni
(Sanskrit) god of fire in ancient India
Ahimsa
A Buddhist and Hindu and especially Jainist doctrine holding…
Hinduism
Om
Brahman
Puja
Bhajans
The name of this symbol is...
Supreme God of Hinduism
Hindu prayer for health and prosperity
Hindu songs devoted to the praise of God
Om
The name of this symbol is...
Brahman
Supreme God of Hinduism
8 terms
Hinduism
Where did Hinduism come from?
Vedas
Caste System
samsara
The Aryans brought Hinduism to India.
Hindu sacred (special) books... Vedas means knowledge in Sanskrit
-Brahmins (priests and religious scholars)... -Kshatriyas (ruler…
birth>death>rebirth
Where did Hinduism come from?
The Aryans brought Hinduism to India.
Vedas
Hindu sacred (special) books... Vedas means knowledge in Sanskrit
24 terms
Hinduism
Dharma
Karma
Samsara
Polytheism
Individual duty or divine law; the religious and moral law go…
The sum of all good and bad actions in one's life
The Sanskrit word when the soul or spirit, after the death of…
Belief in many Gods
Dharma
Individual duty or divine law; the religious and moral law go…
Karma
The sum of all good and bad actions in one's life
23 terms
Hinduism
Vedas
Sanskrit
Brahmanism
caste
A collection of Hindu sacred writings.
An ancient language of India.
An ancient Indian religion in which the Brahmins are the domi…
A class in Hindu society.
Vedas
A collection of Hindu sacred writings.
Sanskrit
An ancient language of India.
11 terms
Hinduism
Brahman
Moksha
Nirvana
Dharma
A single spiritual power that Hindus believe lives in everyth…
salvation for Hindus, becoming liberated (freed) from the cyc…
An ideal state of happiness and peace.
Ones duties & obligations in Hinduism
Brahman
A single spiritual power that Hindus believe lives in everyth…
Moksha
salvation for Hindus, becoming liberated (freed) from the cyc…
14 terms
Hinduism
Affected
Brahmanism
Caste
Cycle
to produce a change in something or someone
ancient ritual traditions in which Brahmins played a key role…
a class, or group, in Hindu society
repeating events that occur regularly
Affected
to produce a change in something or someone
Brahmanism
ancient ritual traditions in which Brahmins played a key role…
20 terms
Hinduism
Aryan
Indra
rajah
Sanskrit
a people speaking an Indo-European language who invaded north…
chief Aryan deity during the Vedic Age
leader of the Aryan tribes during the Vedic Age
ancient Indo-European language of India from which many north…
Aryan
a people speaking an Indo-European language who invaded north…
Indra
chief Aryan deity during the Vedic Age
14 terms
Hinduism
Hinduism
Aryans
Caste System
Brahman
-a family of religious traditions that are over 3,000 years o…
-nomadic warriors who dominated northern India between 3,000…
-a division of social classes in India based on the ancient H…
-one central belief in Hinduism is a belief in Brahman, the u…
Hinduism
-a family of religious traditions that are over 3,000 years o…
Aryans
-nomadic warriors who dominated northern India between 3,000…
45 terms
Hinduism
Dravidians
Indo Aryans
Indra and his evolution to Shiva
Caste System
Dark skinned people that ruled India until the Indo-Aryan inv…
Light skinned people that ruled Europe. Came from Persia and…
Indra: God of Storms becomes Shiva: Destroyer god and god of…
Aryans created this system, putting themselves at top and put…
Dravidians
Dark skinned people that ruled India until the Indo-Aryan inv…
Indo Aryans
Light skinned people that ruled Europe. Came from Persia and…
12 terms
Hinduism
moksha
dharma
karma
reincarnation
"oneness" with God, end of reincarnation, goal of Hinduism
life path of truth, duty, religion, good behavior
belief that everything you do determines what will happen to…
rebirth of the soul
moksha
"oneness" with God, end of reincarnation, goal of Hinduism
dharma
life path of truth, duty, religion, good behavior
23 terms
Hinduism
Hinduism was born in
Very complex religion with many
Hinduism is a system of
Pantheistic
the Indus Valley around 2500 BC
gods and goddesses
rituals, cults, institutions, practices, doctrines
the belief in the unity of everything
Hinduism was born in
the Indus Valley around 2500 BC
Very complex religion with many
gods and goddesses
10 terms
Hinduism
Vedas
Brahma
vishnu
shiva
holy book for hinduism
form of god that creates the universe
form of god that preserves the universe
form of god that destroys the universe
Vedas
holy book for hinduism
Brahma
form of god that creates the universe
11 terms
Hinduism
Brahman
Moksha
Nirvana
Dharma
A single spiritual power that Hindus believe lives in everyth…
salvation for Hindus, becoming liberated for the cycle of rei…
An ideal state of happiness and peace.
Ones duties & obligations in Hinduism
Brahman
A single spiritual power that Hindus believe lives in everyth…
Moksha
salvation for Hindus, becoming liberated for the cycle of rei…
62 terms
Hinduism
Hindu
Polytheistic Monism
Hindu Trimurti
Sanskrit
Worshippers of Hinduism
Hindus believe there is one Great Power known as Brahman whic…
Three main gods (Brahma, Shiva and Vishnu)
The ancient language of the Aryans which is the language the…
Hindu
Worshippers of Hinduism
Polytheistic Monism
Hindus believe there is one Great Power known as Brahman whic…
15 terms
Hinduism
Ganesh
Vishnu
Shiva
Parvati
Son of Shiva and Parvati, has an elephant head, god of beginn…
the Preserver god, has had many incarnations on earth (Krishn…
the Destroyer god, also the god of dance and music
Shiva's wife, mother of Ganesh
Ganesh
Son of Shiva and Parvati, has an elephant head, god of beginn…
Vishnu
the Preserver god, has had many incarnations on earth (Krishn…
38 terms
Hinduism
Hinduism
India
95%
Temples
What is the oldest religion which originated in 1500 BCE
Where did Hinduism originate
What percent of Hindu people live in in India
Where do Hindus pray?
Hinduism
What is the oldest religion which originated in 1500 BCE
India
Where did Hinduism originate
17 terms
Hinduism
Hinduism
Samsara
Dharma
Karma
A religion and philosophy developed in ancient India, charact…
the cycle of life and rebirth in Hinduism
the fulfillment of one's social and religious duties in Hindu…
The belief that actions in this life, whether good or bad, wi…
Hinduism
A religion and philosophy developed in ancient India, charact…
Samsara
the cycle of life and rebirth in Hinduism
16 terms
Hinduism
Dharma
Karma
Samsara
Polytheism
Individual duty or divine law of the universe
The sum of all good and bad actions in one's life
The Sanskrit word meaning Life, death, & rebirth
Belief in many Gods
Dharma
Individual duty or divine law of the universe
Karma
The sum of all good and bad actions in one's life
19 terms
Hinduism
Hinduism was born in
Deities
Hinduism
Brahman
the Indus Valley around 2500 BC
gods and goddess
A religion native to India, featuring belief in many gods and…
all-powerful, unchanging spiritual force
Hinduism was born in
the Indus Valley around 2500 BC
Deities
gods and goddess
17 terms
Hinduism
Om
Brahman
Indus Valley
Vedas
The name of this symbol is...
Supreme God of Hinduism
Where, in India, did Hinduism develop 5000 years ago?
Primary scriptures of Hinduism, written in Sanskrit. There ar…
Om
The name of this symbol is...
Brahman
Supreme God of Hinduism
12 terms
Hinduism
Brahman
Atman
Samsara
Dharma
The holy or sacred power that is the source and keeper of the…
The piece of the Brahman found within each individual
Cycle of rebirth and death
Caste Duty
Brahman
The holy or sacred power that is the source and keeper of the…
Atman
The piece of the Brahman found within each individual
10 terms
Hinduism
Hinduism
Karma
Brahman
Dharma
A religion and philosophy developed in ancient India, charact…
(Hinduism and Buddhism) the effects of a person's actions tha…
The term for The Universal Soul in Hinduism.
the fulfillment of one's social and religious duties in Hindu…
Hinduism
A religion and philosophy developed in ancient India, charact…
Karma
(Hinduism and Buddhism) the effects of a person's actions tha…
5 terms
Hinduism
Brahman
Reincarnation
Karma
Dharma
The main god in Hinduism
The rebirth of a soul in a new body, Hinduism & Buddhism
What goes around comes around, good or bad
moral rules/Duties to follow in your caste
Brahman
The main god in Hinduism
Reincarnation
The rebirth of a soul in a new body, Hinduism & Buddhism
13 terms
Hinduism
Hinduism
polytheistic
reincarnation
caste system
A religion developed in ancient India, characterized by a bel…
belief in many gods
Hindu belief that souls are reborn into new bodies over and o…
A Hindu social class system that controlled every aspect of d…
Hinduism
A religion developed in ancient India, characterized by a bel…
polytheistic
belief in many gods
56 terms
Hinduism
Trimurti
Vishnu
Brahma
Shiva
1. Three Gods and one image- they represent continuity and ch…
1. Part of the Trimurti... 2. The preserver ... 3. He descends to e…
1. The creator god... 2. He has four faces and four arms that ho…
1. The destroyer god... 2. Dances wildly,... necklace of skulls, be…
Trimurti
1. Three Gods and one image- they represent continuity and ch…
Vishnu
1. Part of the Trimurti... 2. The preserver ... 3. He descends to e…
20 terms
Hinduism
Oum
Offra
Guru
Karma
En helig stavelse och det vanligast mantrat inom hinduismen
Ge gåvor till gudar
Lärare
Summan av alla handlingar människan gjort i sitt liv
Oum
En helig stavelse och det vanligast mantrat inom hinduismen
Offra
Ge gåvor till gudar
21 terms
Hinduism
Dharma
Karma
Samsara
Polytheism
Individual duty or divine law; the religious and moral law go…
The sum of all good and bad actions in one's life
The Sanskrit word when the soul or spirit, after the death of…
Belief in many Gods
Dharma
Individual duty or divine law; the religious and moral law go…
Karma
The sum of all good and bad actions in one's life
7 terms
Hinduism
Dharma
Karma
Reincarnation
Moksha
In Hinduism, the laws and duties that guide the behavior of e…
A Hindu and Buddhist concept that by doing good to others, go…
In Hinduism and Buddhism, the process by which a soul is rebo…
The ultimate goal of a Hindu is to reach
Dharma
In Hinduism, the laws and duties that guide the behavior of e…
Karma
A Hindu and Buddhist concept that by doing good to others, go…
15 terms
Hinduism
Caste system
Indus Valley Civilization
Hinduism
Polytheism
The division of society in hereditary classes
One of the earliest sophisticated civilizations in the world.
The religion (or way of life) in South Asia.
It is the belief in many Gods
Caste system
The division of society in hereditary classes
Indus Valley Civilization
One of the earliest sophisticated civilizations in the world.
31 terms
Hinduism
The Vedas
The Upanishads
Ramayana
The Bhagavad-Gita
Oldest and most authoritative Hindu scriptures, Rig Veda is t…
The philosophical texts that form the basis of most Hindu bel…
One of two epic Hindu poems; tells the story of Lord Rama & h…
Most famous Hindu literature; Lord Krishna teaches Arjuna abo…
The Vedas
Oldest and most authoritative Hindu scriptures, Rig Veda is t…
The Upanishads
The philosophical texts that form the basis of most Hindu bel…
66 terms
Hinduism
Hinduism's origins
Indus put importance on
Legacies of the Hinduism from Indus Va…
The Aryan tribes invaded
people of the Indus Valley 5000 years ago (now part of Pakist…
cleanliness or ritual bathing; many Hindu temples today have…
terra-cotta figurines, ceramic seals, focused on fertility an…
1700 BCE
Hinduism's origins
people of the Indus Valley 5000 years ago (now part of Pakist…
Indus put importance on
cleanliness or ritual bathing; many Hindu temples today have…
10 terms
Hinduism
The Vedas
The Upanishads
Brahman
Moksha
Sacred books of Hinduism; Oldest and most authoritative Hindu…
The philosophical texts that explain the Vedas, written in a…
A single spiritual power that Hindus believe unites all the a…
The Hindu concept of the spirit's 'liberation' from the endle…
The Vedas
Sacred books of Hinduism; Oldest and most authoritative Hindu…
The Upanishads
The philosophical texts that explain the Vedas, written in a…
22 terms
Hinduism
Hinduism was born in
Pantheistic
Brahman
Karma
the Indus Valley around 2500 BC
the belief in the unity of everything
all-powerful, unchanging spiritual force
"cause & effect" influencing rebirth
Hinduism was born in
the Indus Valley around 2500 BC
Pantheistic
the belief in the unity of everything
29 terms
Hinduism
Moksha
Shiva
Varanassi
Puja
term describing total enlightenment and the goal of every loy…
This god is known as the destroyer and has great importance a…
Most holy city for Hindus and pilgrimage site to the Ganges R…
Hindu word for worship which involves offering flowers and pr…
Moksha
term describing total enlightenment and the goal of every loy…
Shiva
This god is known as the destroyer and has great importance a…
19 terms
Hinduism
followers of Hinduism
Hindu symbols
lesser Hindu Gods
main Hindu God
Hindus
"Aum/Om", Swastika, cow
Brahma, Vishnu, Shiva
Brahman
followers of Hinduism
Hindus
Hindu symbols
"Aum/Om", Swastika, cow
18 terms
Hinduism
Vedas
Sanskrit
Brahmins
Caste System
Collection of sacred text
Ancient Indian language
Priests
Social classes of India
Vedas
Collection of sacred text
Sanskrit
Ancient Indian language
13 terms
Hinduism
Hinduism founder
Who do Hindus worship
Hinduism leader
Sacred Hindu text(s)
N/A, collection of religious beliefs
3 main gods:... - Brahma... - Vishnu... - Shiva
guru (Brahmin priest)
the Vedas, the Puranas, the Upanishads
Hinduism founder
N/A, collection of religious beliefs
Who do Hindus worship
3 main gods:... - Brahma... - Vishnu... - Shiva
8 terms
Hinduism
Is Sacred
Meat
India
Ganesh
The Cow
They do not eat
Hinduism is the main religion in
The Elephant Headed God Is
Is Sacred
The Cow
Meat
They do not eat
Hinduism
Hinduism
Hindu
India
Brahminism
A religion that started in India
People who follow the religion of Hinduism
A country in South Asia
A religion that developed into Hinduism
Hinduism
A religion that started in India
Hindu
People who follow the religion of Hinduism
12 terms
Hinduism
Caste System
Brahmin Caste
Kshatryia Caste
Vaishya Caste
social hierarchy, where your caste defines your duties (dharm…
priests and academics
warriors and kings
Merchants and landowners
Caste System
social hierarchy, where your caste defines your duties (dharm…
Brahmin Caste
priests and academics
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