World Religion

Hinduism

About Hinduism

Hinduism was created 2000 BC, this religion has no founding leader there are gods. People worship everyday in there homes they have a shrine. A shrine can be a room or a small alter. A Hinduism is celebrated in India. The symbols name is called Aum.

Beliefs and About

  • Hindus believe in karma, the law of cause and effect by which each individual creates his own destiny by his thoughts, words and deeds.
  • Hindus believe that all life is sacred, to be loved and revered.

Hindus believe in a universal soul or God called Brahman. Brahman takes on many forms that some Hindus worship as gods or goddesses in their own right.

Some Of There Gods

Sacred Writing or Book

In the Hinduism Holy book the words that are most sacred texts are written in Sanskrit and called Vendas.

Holidays and Tradtions

  • During the holi festival people lite bonefires
  • In the Rama Navami festival they read and act out parts of Ramayana
  • During the Raksha Bandhan festival brother and sisters show their love for each other.

The 3 Facts!!

  • Karma is believed in India
  • The Vedas are the oldest religious text in Hinduism.
  • The two main categories in the Hinduism holy book is the nindu siptures