key terms on Hinduism

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Department
Religion
Course
RLGA01H3
Professor
Henry Shiu
Semester
Fall

Description
Why are human Religious? Religion seems to grow out of human experience. From the fear of death to a hope of a new life, from the uncertainty surrounding to the sense of control over nature provided by a priest. Homo sapiens to homo religious The nature of religious beliefs and practices changes over time. We must guard against the taking a religion and place as a norm. HINDUNISM 1 ) when Hindus go on a pilgrimage or visit a temple they seek an experience known as a DHARSHANA. ( too see or to be seen by a particular god or guru) 2) Hindus believe in the importance of uttering prayers aloud. 3.) Hinduism and India are words delivered from Sind. (name of a region, now- Pakistan) 4) When Hindus are asked about their religion they generally refer to particular caste. 5) Alternative term for hindunism = Santana dharma( eternal faith) Dharma j
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