Rel910 - -Very distinctive ideas and culture. Dont know the...

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Religions 9/10/07 Hinduism Ism means a way of thinking about things. Has more gods and goddesses than you can imagine Polytheism: lots of gods The basic language of Hinduism is Sanskrit: Indo-European Language -Central Asian origins Trade brought them together. British east India company Picking up Hinduism from the Mughals.- The Last Mughal
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Unformatted text preview: -Very distinctive ideas and culture. Dont know the background because it wasnt written down. Buddhism and Christianity are easier because they were written down and you can compare them with history books. Aryans: 1500 BCE Rid Veda: 1. Metaphysics 2. Social Order 3. Ritual Hinduism as family of Religions...
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