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Hinduism (World Religions)
Birth of Hinduism
Polytheism
Vedic period
Upanishads
Indus Valley around 2500 BCE
Belief in many stratified gods and goddesses
Typified by sacrificial ritual, cremation, monotone chants, V…
highly philosophical body of scripture
Birth of Hinduism
Indus Valley around 2500 BCE
Polytheism
Belief in many stratified gods and goddesses
30 terms
World Religions: Hinduism
Origins of Hinduism
Atman
Bhakti
Vedas
Hinduism is the oldest religion we study. It started in Persi…
Atman means the self. Atman is the symbol of Brahman (God).
Faith and devotion to a deity (god).
Ancient texts and songs of Hinduism.
Origins of Hinduism
Hinduism is the oldest religion we study. It started in Persi…
Atman
Atman means the self. Atman is the symbol of Brahman (God).
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Religions (Hinduism)
Symbol
Location
Place of Worship
Figure
Aum
India
Shrines
Many gods of one supreme being
Symbol
Aum
Location
India
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World Religions - Hinduism
Caste System
Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva
Polytheistic
Monotheistic
Class system of old Indian societies still widely practiced.…
The main gods of Hinduism.
Worship of many gods.
Worship of one god.
Caste System
Class system of old Indian societies still widely practiced.…
Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva
The main gods of Hinduism.
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Religions - Hinduism
Hinduism (Universalizing or Ethnic)
Hinduism (Origins)
Hinduism (Holy Book)
Hinduism (Holy Places)
Ethnic
2000 BC in India
Veda (Sacred Scripture) & Multiple texts
Natural Environment, Ganges River for purification
Hinduism (Universalizing or Ethnic)
Ethnic
Hinduism (Origins)
2000 BC in India
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World Religions: Hinduism & Buddhism
Alms
Ascetic
Buddha
Buddhism
goods or money given to the poor
a person who gives up worldly pleasure
a Sanskrit word meaning "enlightened"; the name given to the…
the religion founded by Siddhārtha Gautama, which teaches tha…
Alms
goods or money given to the poor
Ascetic
a person who gives up worldly pleasure
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Religions Hinduism
Hinduism
Hindu
Indus Valley Civilization
Harappa
assortment of beliefs and practices thought to be made up of…
related to India, derived from sanskrit word sindhu meaning r…
Harappan civilization along the Indus River valley between 33…
One of the largest excavated cities from the Harappan civiliz…
Hinduism
assortment of beliefs and practices thought to be made up of…
Hindu
related to India, derived from sanskrit word sindhu meaning r…
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Hinduism Religions
Harappa culture, indus river _________…
1,500BC ________ europeans
Sanskirt:
Vedas:
3,000
Indo
Language
Knowledge, sacred text
Harappa culture, indus river _________…
3,000
1,500BC ________ europeans
Indo
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World Religions- Hinduism and Buddhism
Aryans
Brahmin
Caste System
Hinduism
These people become the dominant group of India and their bel…
priests that are the highest of the varna or caste
a system that divided Indian society based on a person's birt…
a religion that originated in India, based upon the Aryan set…
Aryans
These people become the dominant group of India and their bel…
Brahmin
priests that are the highest of the varna or caste
19 terms
Religion Hinduism
Aryans
Atman
avatar
Bhagavad Gita
noble; the one (Persians) who migrated over the Caucasus Moun…
The eternal self, which the Upanishads identify with Brahman;…
reincarnation; rebirth
Sanskrit: 'The song of the blessed Lord,' A short section of…
Aryans
noble; the one (Persians) who migrated over the Caucasus Moun…
Atman
The eternal self, which the Upanishads identify with Brahman;…
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Comparative Religions - Hinduism
Vedas
Nirvana
Indus
reincarnation
-hymns that are sacred to Hindus
-state of liberation, freedom, or release
-a river valley where the first Hindus lived
-rebirth of the soul
Vedas
-hymns that are sacred to Hindus
Nirvana
-state of liberation, freedom, or release
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World Religions DSST: Hinduism
Aryans
Vedas
Upanishads
Vedic books
Migrants who moved into the Indus Valley from Persia in the 2…
Collection of hymns to the Aryan gods; also entire collection…
Philosophical materials in the Vedic lliterature; assumes one…
Rig-Veda (hymns), Yajur-Veda (recitations for sacrifice), Sam…
Aryans
Migrants who moved into the Indus Valley from Persia in the 2…
Vedas
Collection of hymns to the Aryan gods; also entire collection…
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Religions: Hinduism
affected
Hinduism
nomadic
rituals
To produce a change in something or someone... 影响
A religion that developed in India over many centuries; it tr…
Is a member of a community of people who live in different lo…
Is a sequence of activities involving gestures, words, and ob…
affected
To produce a change in something or someone... 影响
Hinduism
A religion that developed in India over many centuries; it tr…
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Religions- Hinduism
Location
Founders
Literature
Symbol
India
Aryan invaders
Vedas and upanishads
Ohm
Location
India
Founders
Aryan invaders
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Hinduism- Religions
Origin Country
Term Hindu means
Hinduism term
Dharma definition
India
A person who dwells beyond the Indus River
British invented it as a name of those who didn't belong to a…
Can be anything by beliefr, but adheres to rules and ritual p…
Origin Country
India
Term Hindu means
A person who dwells beyond the Indus River
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religions: hinduism
Yajna
Rg./Rig
Sama
Atharva
the act/sacrifice the first 4 vedas teach us how to do
1. hymn (lyrics sung during sacrifice
2. sound (how to intone the hymns)
3. (cast a) spell
Yajna
the act/sacrifice the first 4 vedas teach us how to do
Rg./Rig
1. hymn (lyrics sung during sacrifice
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Religions (hinduism)
hinduism
dravidians
arians
mahatma gandhi
A cohesive and unique society, most prevalent in India, that…
A settled, well-organized people who built cities in India.
north invaders and brought idea of Brahma
Great revolutionary who led India to independence from Great…
hinduism
A cohesive and unique society, most prevalent in India, that…
dravidians
A settled, well-organized people who built cities in India.
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Religions - Hinduism
Monism
Brahman
Atman
Moksha
¨All are one¨ - 1. Creator 2. Manifestations - 1000s of Gods
¨World Soul¨ - infinite and eternal source of the universe
¨Soul¨ - the eternal self
State of perfect understanding; peace
Monism
¨All are one¨ - 1. Creator 2. Manifestations - 1000s of Gods
Brahman
¨World Soul¨ - infinite and eternal source of the universe
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Religions; Hinduism
Hinduism was found in...
Samsara
Capital of India
Moksha
2000 BCE
The cycle of life, death, and rebirth
New Delhi
A release from the cycle of life
Hinduism was found in...
2000 BCE
Samsara
The cycle of life, death, and rebirth
Religions: Hinduism
Which river was Hinduism founded by
What do people groups merged to make H…
What percent of people living in India…
List the four largest major world reli…
The Indus River
The dravidians and the aryans
80%
Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism
Which river was Hinduism founded by
The Indus River
What do people groups merged to make H…
The dravidians and the aryans
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Hinduism Religion
Where do must followers live?
Where is the religion practiced?
What is the scared text?
Is it monotheistic or polytheistic?
India
In a temple
Vadas
It depends on the follower. They may believe in one,many, or…
Where do must followers live?
India
Where is the religion practiced?
In a temple
52 terms
Hinduism Religion
Vedas
Dharma
Samsara
Karma
Ancient Sanskrit writings that are the earliest sacred texts…
Natural Law and order that governs everything.
The cycle of life and rebirth in Hinduism.
The effects of a person's actions that determine his destiny…
Vedas
Ancient Sanskrit writings that are the earliest sacred texts…
Dharma
Natural Law and order that governs everything.
10 terms
Religions- Hinduism
Where is the religion practiced
Who is credited an being the founder o…
Leaders of religion
Dharma
India
Upper class people
Guru- travelers
rules of life
Where is the religion practiced
India
Who is credited an being the founder o…
Upper class people
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Religions: Hinduism
Where and would one find Hinduism's Ba…
Define Deity
Hinduism has _____ of deities?
Who or what is Brahman?
The four vedes
God or goddess
Thousands
Brahman is the universal spirit of which all deities are diff…
Where and would one find Hinduism's Ba…
The four vedes
Define Deity
God or goddess
36 terms
Religions and Hinduism
Eight elements of religion
Monotheism
Pantheism
Polytheism
1. Belief System ... 2.Community ... 3.Central Myths ... 4.Ritual ... 5.E…
belief in one god
Pantheism is the belief that the Universe (or Nature as the t…
belief in many gods
Eight elements of religion
1. Belief System ... 2.Community ... 3.Central Myths ... 4.Ritual ... 5.E…
Monotheism
belief in one god
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Religions: Hinduism
What is the sacred text of the Hinduism?
What is the Brahma?
What is Soma?
What is re-incarnation?
Veda
the Creator, the Preserver, and the Destoryer
Enter into another realm or use LSD to go into a trans
Recreated in another life
What is the sacred text of the Hinduism?
Veda
What is the Brahma?
the Creator, the Preserver, and the Destoryer
12 terms
Religion Hinduism
Holy book
Founders
Countries orgin
Mp
Vedas
Unknown
India, Nepal
Polytheistic
Holy book
Vedas
Founders
Unknown
52 terms
Hinduism Religion
Vedas
Dharma
Samsara
Karma
Ancient Sanskrit writings that are the earliest sacred texts…
Natural Law and order that governs everything.
The cycle of life and rebirth in Hinduism.
The effects of a person's actions that determine his destiny…
Vedas
Ancient Sanskrit writings that are the earliest sacred texts…
Dharma
Natural Law and order that governs everything.
22 terms
Religion: Hinduism
Upanishads
dharma
cosmology
myth
- collection of over 200 texts made between 900 and 200 BC... -…
ethical duty based on the divine order of reality; one of the…
the understanding of the nature of the universe
a story (often recorded in scripture) that tends to answer qu…
Upanishads
- collection of over 200 texts made between 900 and 200 BC... -…
dharma
ethical duty based on the divine order of reality; one of the…
9 terms
religion- hinduism
location of origin
founder
holy book
type of religion
India
hindu gods: braham, vishnu, shiva
the vedes
ethnic
location of origin
India
founder
hindu gods: braham, vishnu, shiva
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Hinduism - Religion
Type of Religion
Followers
Groups/Branches/Followers
Central Figure
Polytheistic
Hindus
Shaivism, Vaishnavism, Shaktism
Brahman
Type of Religion
Polytheistic
Followers
Hindus
11 terms
World Religions - Hinduism
Caste System
Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva
Polytheistic
Monotheistic
Class system of old Indian societies still widely practiced.…
The main gods of Hinduism.
Worship of many gods.
Worship of one god.
Caste System
Class system of old Indian societies still widely practiced.…
Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva
The main gods of Hinduism.
90 terms
Religion Hinduism
material success and social prestige,…
one who renounces physical pleasure an…
the eternal self
what do the Upanishads identify with B…
artha
ascetic
Atman
Atman
material success and social prestige,…
artha
one who renounces physical pleasure an…
ascetic
12 terms
Religion- Hinduism
Brahma
Brahman
Vishnu
Shiva
Creator God
Universal truth
Preserver God
Destroyer God
Brahma
Creator God
Brahman
Universal truth
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Religion of Hinduism
Brahman
Atman
Sansara
Dharma
Braham is the holy or sacred power that source and keeper of…
The piece of the braham , spirit or a soul.
Circle of raincarnation =reborn again.
is the work that you do and the role that are specific to the…
Brahman
Braham is the holy or sacred power that source and keeper of…
Atman
The piece of the braham , spirit or a soul.
50 terms
Living Religions: Chapter 3 - Hinduism
ashram
atman
Brahman
caste
a Hindu retreat center where a community gathers around a gur…
the individual soul which merges with the Supreme Soul (Brahm…
the unseen Supreme Reality - Everything that exists springs f…
each of the hereditary classes of Hindu society, distinguishe…
ashram
a Hindu retreat center where a community gathers around a gur…
atman
the individual soul which merges with the Supreme Soul (Brahm…
11 terms
Religion Hinduism
Samsara
Moksha
Karma
Dharma
The wheel of rebirth, the individual soul is reincarnated unt…
The Hindu term for "liberation" is moksha
means "actions" or "deeds." As a religious term, karma refers…
is the religious and moral law governing individual conduct a…
Samsara
The wheel of rebirth, the individual soul is reincarnated unt…
Moksha
The Hindu term for "liberation" is moksha
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Religion: Hinduism
Karl Marx
Huston Smith
Religion Alive
The Elephant and the Blind Man
• Says religion is the opium of the people--- drug of the peo…
• Says basically "life is in your face all the time" ... • take…
• Extreme and fundamentalism in every world religion ... • Relig…
• A parable ... • They all share what they feel when they touch…
Karl Marx
• Says religion is the opium of the people--- drug of the peo…
Huston Smith
• Says basically "life is in your face all the time" ... • take…
97 terms
Religion Hinduism
Samsara
Brahman
Atman
Moksha
On going cycle of birth, life, death, and rebirth
Ultimate sense of reality, everything is one, but is revealed…
Eternal self and ones own ultimate reality
Release/liberation from samsara
Samsara
On going cycle of birth, life, death, and rebirth
Brahman
Ultimate sense of reality, everything is one, but is revealed…
28 terms
Religion Hinduism
Atman
Moksha
Avatar
Bhagavad-Gita
The eternal self, which the Upanishads identify with Brahman;…
Term for liberation, that we will live forever
is an incarnation, or living embodiment, of a deity, commonly…
Hinduism's most popular sacred text
Atman
The eternal self, which the Upanishads identify with Brahman;…
Moksha
Term for liberation, that we will live forever
34 terms
Religion - Hinduism
Samsara
Moksha
Karma
Punya
cycle of life, death, rebirth
spiritual liberation from samsara
"action"
good karma
Samsara
cycle of life, death, rebirth
Moksha
spiritual liberation from samsara
64 terms
world religions: Hinduism
Advaita Vedanta
Aranyakas
Aryans
ashrama
One true reality, PURUSHA, the spiritual reality. monistic in…
forest treatises, spiritual teachings revealed to the rishis.
Nomadic tribes from the steppes of n. central Asia who entere…
One of the four stages of life recognized by Hinduism.
Advaita Vedanta
One true reality, PURUSHA, the spiritual reality. monistic in…
Aranyakas
forest treatises, spiritual teachings revealed to the rishis.
9 terms
Religions-Hinduism
deities
Reincarnation
avatar
moksha
Hindus believe in many gods, goddesses and ___?___
____?____ is a central Hindu belief.
Hindus believe an _____?____ is a deity that enters the world…
The ultimate spiritual goal of Hindus is ____?____, which rel…
deities
Hindus believe in many gods, goddesses and ___?___
Reincarnation
____?____ is a central Hindu belief.
hinduism religion
hinduism focuses on ___
hinduism is the ___ of the world's liv…
hinduism evolved as a mix of religions…
the name hinduism is a misunderstandin…
beauty
oldest
Indus River Valley
Indus
hinduism focuses on ___
beauty
hinduism is the ___ of the world's liv…
oldest
28 terms
Religion: Hinduism
creed
Theism
Brahman
Atman
statement of Belief (non in hinduism)
Relational god
source of all being
soul, Individual existence
creed
statement of Belief (non in hinduism)
Theism
Relational god
74 terms
Religion -- Hinduism
Brahman
Atman
Karma
dharma
One ultimate reality of absolute reality in which: (I'm)mater…
The "real self" -- attain = brahman
actions that determine the place where the atman is reincarna…
ethical code in reaction to karma/ ethical principle, right &…
Brahman
One ultimate reality of absolute reality in which: (I'm)mater…
Atman
The "real self" -- attain = brahman
42 terms
Religion- Hinduism
Rig Veda
Bhagavad-Gita
Mahatma Gandhi
Liberation
A collection of 1,017 Sanskrit hymns composed about 1500 BC o…
Most popular sacred text
-great Hindu political leader, revered for ideas on social ju…
Returning to the Sacred Source
Rig Veda
A collection of 1,017 Sanskrit hymns composed about 1500 BC o…
Bhagavad-Gita
Most popular sacred text
13 terms
Religion: Hinduism
Ascetic
Atman
Avatar
Brahman
Characterized by or suggesting the practice of severe self di…
The spiritual life principal of the universe
A manifestation or released soul in bodily form on Earth
A member of the highest Hindi caste
Ascetic
Characterized by or suggesting the practice of severe self di…
Atman
The spiritual life principal of the universe
22 terms
Religion- Hinduism
Ahimsa
Ashram
Avatar
Bhagavad Gita
"Nonharm," "nonviolence."
A spiritual community
An earthly embodiment of a deity
A religious literary work about Krishna
Ahimsa
"Nonharm," "nonviolence."
Ashram
A spiritual community
24 terms
religion: hinduism
caste
yoga
shamadhi
dharma
social group traditionally believed to be an expression of dh…
a spiritual path designed to unite one with God or one's true…
...
in hinduism, the social order, which works for righteousness…
caste
social group traditionally believed to be an expression of dh…
yoga
a spiritual path designed to unite one with God or one's true…
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