DSST World Religion 2 - Hinduism What can be done to progress in caste Dharma What deity is worshipped during the Holi festival Vishnu The festival Holi

DSST World Religion 2 - Hinduism What can be done to...

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Hinduism What can be done to progress in caste? Dharma What deity is worshipped during the Holi festival? Vishnu The festival Holi was dedicated to whom? Krishna Veda taught in homes? Arthaveda What event had the most impact on the perception of Hinduism in the 20th century? Diaspora or the encounter with Christianity Ghandi's experiences o Endorces Satyagraha Atop the Hindu caste system? Brahims The Caste system of Hinduism o Brahmins – priest, scholars and philosophers o Kshatriyas – warrior, rulers and defense people o Vaishyas – traders, merchants and agricultural people o Shudras – laborers and servants o Untouchables – outcast, people that dealt with the dead Aryan concept that influenced caste system? Varnas Major Hindu dieties o Vishnu o Shiva Who were the Hindu atheists? mimamsa Holi? Festival of color no founder - the only religion that did NOT have a single person that started it. what is kama - is sensual pleasure including, but not limited to, sexual pleasure and the appreciation of beauty bhagavad gita – “Gita” is epic the Mahabharata . Krishna and Arjuna have a conversation prior to battle. What the Bhagavad Gita teaches? five basic concepts or "truths" o Ishvara (The Supreme Controller) o Jiva (Living beings/the individualized soul) o Prakrti (Nature/Matter) o Dharma (Duty in accordance with Divine law) o Kaala (Time) untouchables to upgrade in the next life? accept Dharma samsara - is the cycle of birth, life, death, rebirth or reincarnation atman - it refers to one's true self beyond identification with phenomena mantra - an expression chanted repeatedly as a focus of concentration in meditation Bhakti Marga , is the way to achieve moksha through devotion to a single god What people influenced the development of Hindusm? Aryans Theosophy is related to what religion? (Hinduism) Theosphists – seek enlightenment through reincarnation and karma Different sects of Buddhism, Mahayana, Theravada, Tibetan, etc., What they stand for, the differences between them, and the leaders that came AFTER the initial founders and whether they agreed with, or changed the religion...
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Buddhism What did Buddha do with the majority of his time after he found enlightenment? Teach, study, meditate, and travel (teaching if all four are choices) Mayahan Buddhism bodhisattavas? "enlightenment being." Very simply, bodhisattvas are beings who work for the enlightenment of all beings, not just themselves. They vow not to enter Nirvana until all beings enter Nirvana together. Buddha left home at 30 Buddha found enlightment? Age 35 Who did Buddha not see on his journey that spurred enlightment? newborn baby 4 people Buddha saw that spurred his journey for enlightenment o an old man o a sick man o a corpse o an ascetic What is a difference between Buddhism and the belief of Christianity, Islam, and Judaism? No God in Buddism What the middle-way refers to in Buddhism - The balance of Indulgence and Asceticism; San-lun school of buddism.
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