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much youngerAnimism holds thatthe life force exists in every part of the universeIn Hawaii, during the celebration of Makahikiwar and heavy work were forbiddenThe concept of sacred space is evident in all of the following exceptLono
Many African religions tell how the High God created the world and thenabandoned itUpgrade to remove adsOnly $1/monthCircumcision is a rite often associated withentry into adulthoodThe sacrifice of an animal may occurin order to placate a spirit after a taboo has been brokenA libation involvesthe pouring of a liquid on the ground as an offeringA special ability to know or even enter the spirit world is associated withthe shamanDivination is employed toread the past or look into the futureDancers often wear masksin order to become the spirit represented by the maskChristmas, though a Christian holy day, began as a celebration ofthe winter solsticeIndigenous religions today are especially threatened bydestruction of habitatMaori religion is part of the cultural rebirth inNew ZealandThe calumet is apipeUpgrade to remove adsOnly $1/monthUntil recently, oral religions were looked at asprimitive and undevelopedSacred time tends to focus on thedistant pastSacred space is often constituted bya great mountain or treeThe vision quest in Native American religionsis frequently undergone during adolescenceImportant times in the development of the indivdual are often marked in indigenousreligions by ceremonies. These are commonly calledrites of passageThe belief that all elements of the world are inhabited by spirits or a spirit is calledanimismIndigenous religionsfrequently make little or no distinction between a god and an ancestorThe Sioux term wakan meansholy, mysteriousThe term Poro refers toa secret initiation society for malesTaboos
often exist regarding sex, marriage, and birthTo "atone" meansto do something to show regret for wrongdoingA kiva isan underground chamber used in ritualsTraditional Pueblo peoples live inmultistoried villagesThe word that means "liberation" ismokshaThe word Vedas is related to the English wordvisionA characteristic symbolic object associated with Krishnah, indicative of the attractivepower of the divine, is aflute
What animal is treated with special devotion and care by Hindus?
The oldest and most important of the Vedas isRig Veda
When was the Bhagavad Gita written?The Bhagavad Gita is part of a long Indian epic poem called
ArjunaThe term "maya" may be translated asillusionBhakti meansdevotion to a godTo god Rama is frequently paired withSita
The ideal of causing no harm to anything that can suffer is
The modern Indian who used nonviolent means to help lead India to independence in1947 wasThe religious practice of ordinary Hindus is primarily
devotion to deitiesThe law of moral cause-and-effect is called the law of
karma

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