Hindu ideas

protection of dharmarighteoushness and worldy order

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Unformatted text preview: o establish dharma, righteousness, good over evil; The Bhagavad Gita teachings to Arjuna Buddha- hindus consider buddha as an incarnation of Lord Vishnu and accept his teachings, but do not directly worship him. Kalkin: future incarnation: a human rides a white horse and will come at the end of kali time cycle, Mark the end of evil in the world What is the purpose of incarnation? - Protection of dharma/righteoushness and worldy order - Protection of good people Shiva: Shiva is regarded by some as the supreme being and by others as forming a triad with Brahma and Vishnu. - God associated with reproduction and dissolution - Rudra in Vedic Religion, ferocious God, God of storms & disease...
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This note was uploaded on 04/10/2014 for the course REL 1002 taught by Professor Prabhavaitc.reddy during the Spring '11 term at GWU.

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