Hinduism

Hinduism

by Sue Penney
     
 

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Discover the rich cultural background behind six major religions of our world. World Beliefs and Cultures looks at key aspects of each religion and the way it is observed around the world. Find out where the religion originated, trace its history, and explore the meaning of its symbols.

Hinduism explores typical places of worship for Hindus, as well as major sites

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Overview

Discover the rich cultural background behind six major religions of our world. World Beliefs and Cultures looks at key aspects of each religion and the way it is observed around the world. Find out where the religion originated, trace its history, and explore the meaning of its symbols.

Hinduism explores typical places of worship for Hindus, as well as major sites and places of pilgrimage around the world. There are clear explanations of Hindusim's holy books, symbols, teachings and forms of worship, and how these affect moral and social issues. The significance of major festivals and life's rites of passage is also covered, backed up with personal accounts from young people from all over the world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781432903213
Publisher:
Heinemann Raintree
Publication date:
09/28/2007
Series:
World Beliefs and Cultures Series
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
7.72(w) x 10.02(h) x 0.14(d)
Age Range:
11 - 14 Years

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