Class Notes (839,573)
Canada (511,407)
Religion (798)
RLG100Y1 (486)
Lecture

Mar 14 - Hinduism - Paths to Heaven

3 Pages
118 Views

Department
Religion
Course Code
RLG100Y1
Professor
Andre Maintenay

This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full 3 pages of the document.
Description
th February 28 , 2011. Hinduism: Paths to Heaven Reading: Ch. 5 The Hindu Tradition, pp. 259-281 Ultimately, Brahman in absolute terms, is beyond characteristic The reality we speak of is Brahman that we all share But not so easy for everybody to conceptualize or access because abstract understanding of reality A lot of people work better in conceptualizing world, being in relationship bw creator and created A lot of people thrive better by thinking of al of reality as being one created by God and we as being subject to some kind of relationship with God Creating dualism bx god and ourselves Hindu traditions accommodates this way of thinking by thinking of Brahman as having certain kinds of characteristics called Saguna Brahman (possessing characteristics, having quality) Ultimately speaking at highest levels of knowledge, reality is one Saguna Brahman is a personified way of understanding Brahman Hindu tradition is a highly individualisti
More Less
Unlock Document

Only page 1 are available for preview. Some parts have been intentionally blurred.

Unlock Document
You're Reading a Preview

Unlock to view full version

Unlock Document

Log In


OR

Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


OR

By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.


Submit