Hinduism

Explaining Religion

Gods and Goddesses

Hinduism has many Gods and Goddesses. They are polytheistic. They celebrate more than one God. The Gods include Annapurna, Ganesha, Matangi, Balrama, Garuda, Maya, Bhuwaneshwari, Hanuman, Ram, Brahma, Indra, Saraswati, Buddha, Kali, Shakti, Dhanwantari, Kartikay, Shiva, Dhumavati, Krishna, Sita, Durga, Kurma, Vamana, Ganga, Lakshmi, and Vishnu.

Hindu Holidays

The Hindu holidays include Holi, Diwali, and more. There are more than one thousand festivals. Each holiday is celebrated on a certain day at a certain time. These festivals are very restricting. This means that everything has to happen at a certain time and place doing the exact thing you are supposed to do.