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Lecture 7

RLG205 - Lecture 7

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Department
Religion
Course
RLG205H5
Professor
Ajay Rao
Semester
Winter

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thMarch 5 2008Lecture 7Saiva Thought and PracticeSaiva traditions are another kind of groupingoDistinguish themselves from vishnusoThere are 3 groupings VaishnavaSaivaSmarthaVedanathatradition built up on the upanisads traditionVaisna traditions orientated towardsVishnuSaiva traditions orientated towardssiva Srivaishnasmore specific traiditonoCan talk about theology oTheir theological system is visistiadvaitaoPancarata vaikhanasaoHave their own insignia a U shape symboloAlso tradition that reveres the Tamil devotion poetryoThey are not sects like the Anglican churchnot solely on doctrineoOrthopraxy The figure of Siva the kinds of worship is very different way of understanding what religion is all aboutThe Figure of SivaThe graphics of Siva are manyHe is commonly dressed as a beggar Yo
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