World Religion

5 main religions

The 5 world religions

Christianity

Judaism

Islam

Hinduism

Buddhism

Christianity

A monotheistic religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus Christ. Their holy book is the Bible. The major holidays are Christmas and Easter.


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Judaism

A monotheistic religion, whose foundational book is the Torah.it is considered the expression of the covenantal relationship between God and the children of Israel. Hanukah and Passover are some of the main holidays for Judaism


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Islam

a monotheistic and Abrahamic religion articulated by their holy book, Qur'an, a book considered by its adherents to be the verbatim word of God, who they call Allah.


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Hinduism

the dominant religion of the Indian subcontinent, particularly of India and Nepal. It is a polytheistic religion based on a wide spectrum of laws and prescriptions such as karma. The Vedas is closest to their holy book. Some holidays are Holi and Mahashivartari.


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Buddhism

a religion indigenous to the Indian subcontinent that encompasses a variety of traditions, beliefs and practices largely based on teachings attributed to Siddhartha Gautama, who is commonly known as the Buddha, meaning "the awakened one." Their holy book is The Diamond Sutra. Some holidays are Buddhist new year and Vesak


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