You can have what you want!
1. What do you want?
Could be enjoying nature or art
Lots of things can be pleasurable pleasure is good
Hindus have been criticized for not enjoying pleasure
a. Kama: sacred text, it talks
OM = the source of all sound
AUM = three major deities; trimunism
- said before and after readings of the Vedas
- begins meditations
A History of Hinduism
1. Pre-Vedic Period (4000-1800 BCE)
a. People lived in cities
i. Indus River Valle
Israel and Palestine
The Growth of Judaism
Wife - Rebekah
Wife - Rachel
12 Sons 12 Tribes of
Israel (Judah: Jews)
(father of the Arab people)
What does it mean to be Jewish?
The symbol of the crescent = symbol that dates back to 1453 when the Muslims conquered Constantinople and
renamed it Istanbul. Osman (the uy who conquered) dreamt of this crescent moon that took over the entire sky.
The Ottoman Empire took ove
FENG SHUI TIPS
For centuries, people have been using the power of Feng Shui to improve health, multiply riches, and lead
happier, more fulfilling lives.
Since everyone's life circumstance is different, it is always best to seek the guidance of an experien
CONFUCIANISM & TAOISM
Religion in China
Before the establishment of Confucianism, Taoism and Buddhism, there were ancient folk Religions
o Religious and secular life were integrated with one another
o Some important elements:
(lotus position, a meditation position)
Buddha was an actual person who
existed (dont know if all stories are true
but it is believed that they are true)
The Life of Siddhartha Gautama (563483 BCE)
o Birth and Prophe
Choose one of the following topics and develop a one-paged, typed, double
spaced response, to be turned in on _.
1. An important underlying message of Gautama was Simplify your life. Do you think this is
still an important message toda