Religion

5 Gods of Hinduism

Hinduism

Hinduism is the religion of the majority of people in India and Nepal. It also exists among significant populations outside of the sub continent and has over 900 million adherents worldwide.

oldest religion

In some ways Hinduism is the oldest living religion.Unlike most other religions, Hinduism has no single founder, no single scripture, and no commonly agreed set of teachings. Delawi is the most widely spread holiday in India.

Gods

Brahma is the first member of the Hindu Trinity and is “the Creator” because he periodically creates everything in the universe.Vishnu is the second member of the Hindu Trinity. He maintains the order and harmony of the universe, which is periodically created by Brahma and periodically destroyed by Shiva to prepare for the next creation.Shiva is the third member of the Hindu Trinity, tasked with destroying the universe in order to prepare for its renewal at the end of each cycle of time. Ganapati, also known as Ganesha, is Shiva’s first son. Lord Ganapati, who has an elephant head.Rama is one of the most beloved Hindu gods and is the hero of the Hindu epic called the Ramayana. He is portrayed as an ideal son, brother, husband, and king and as a strict adherent to dharma. There are a lot more gods to name too.

definition of hinduism

The term 'Hindu' was derived from the river or river complex of the northwest, the Sindhu. Sindhu is a Sanskrit word used by the inhabitants of the region, the Aryans in the second millennium BCE. Later migrants and invaders, the Persians in the sixth century BCE, the Greeks from the 4th century BCE, and the Muslims from the 8th century CE, used the name of this river in their own languages for the land and its people.
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