The Religion of Hinduism

By: Nabyant Wagner

When and Where Hinduism was founded?

They do not have an exact date when Hinduism was established but they do know that it is the oldest religion in the world. And Hinduism was founded in India

Who is the founder of Hinduism?

There is no single founder of Hinduism as Hinduism was not founded as a religion. It was a culture basically flourished in India, which later took the form of a great religion.


With approximately one billion followers, Hinduism is the world's third largest religion by population, after Christianity and Islam.

Importance Today?

Hinduism is the world's third most popular religion. The religion of Hinduism originated in Northern India, near the river Indus, about 4000 years ago and is the world's oldest existing religion.Hinduism is practiced by more than 80% of India's population.Hinduism has no founder, single teacher nor any prophets. Hinduism is not a Single Religion. Hinduism is the practices of a variety of different religious groups which come out of India The word "Hindu" comes from the name of the river Indus, which flows 1800 miles from Tibet through Kashmir and Pakistan to the sea.