World Religions

By: Jameson Shaw

Christianity

  • Monotheistic
  • God is the name of the God
  • Bible is the holy book
  • Major holidays

- Easter

- Christmas

  • Practiced Rituals

- Pray before eating

- Become baptized

- Read the Bible

- Attend church

  • Video link

- http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=Ut-UOhY0s8E


Judaism

  • Monotheistic
  • God is the name of the god
  • Torah is the holy book
  • Major holidays

- Yom Kippur

- Rosh Hushanah

- Sukkot

  • Practiced rituals

- participate in the Sabbath

- pray everyday

  • Video link

- http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=YGHQ3lm39S0


Hinduism

  • Polytheistic
  • Many names for gods
  • Main holy book is the Hindus
  • Major Holidays
- Holi

- Diwali

  • Practiced rituals

- Puja

- Honor a myriad

  • Video link

- http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=W9Fezg2Ss5E



Buddhism

  • Monotheistic
  • Buddha is the name of the god
  • Tipitaka is the name of the holy book
  • Major Holidays

- Vesak

- Magha Puja

- Asalha Puja

  • Practiced rituals

- Meditation

- Mantras

- Mudras

  • Video link

- http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=cZLph_GawII


Islam

  • Monotheistic
  • Allah is the name of the god
  • Holy book is the Quran
  • Major holidays

- Eid Al-Fitr

- Eid Al-Adha


  • Practiced rituals

- five pillars of Islam



  • Video link

- http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=oQdGBu4biWU