Vocabulary Assignment #4
Five Pillars of Islam- In islam, the five requirements made of all Muslims.
Kabah- The cube-shaped building of stone in the open court of the Grand Mosque of Mecca. In
Islamic tradition the fi
Religion of 330 million gods
Sanskrit sindhu (river)
Religions from the Indus Valley
Definition of Hinduism
Indian Supreme Court 1966 (reaffirmed 1995)
Acceptance and reverence for the Vedas
Vahiguruji ka khalsa! Vahiguruji ki
What is Sikhism?
A 500 year old, monotheistic religion of Northwest
India, followed by some 20 million
Seeks to make religion a uniting rather than dividing
All people-male and female, Vedic, Mus
August 30, 2016
What is Religion?
Any country that anybody goes to around the world, whether the United States, Brazil, or
China, there are people that believe in a higher being. There are different forms of that higher
being that people
Relatively small group of Indian religions (between 4 to 6
million worldwide-mostly in India and Kenya)
Known to the West because of vegetarianism and
Reaction to Hindu polytheism and ritualism
World Religions Honors
21 Oct. 2016
Hinduism in the East and the West
Hinduism has been known as one of the oldest religions, whose traditions have been around for
thousands of years. It not only included one god, but
Name: Eman Essadik
Professor: Dr. Diane Brown
Course: HUM 2232
Date: 18 February 2016
Word Count: 1054
An Artistic Analysis of La Primavera
The painting La Primavera by Botticelli is a work of artistic genius, featuring the gods
of ancient Roman mythology
and Contrast Donatellos marble David and Donatellos bronze David
Donatellos marble David
Patron: For whom was
the statue made?
Site: Where was the
statue meant to be seen?
How does this affect
how the artist was able
to make the statue look?
Pico della Mirandola
Oration on the Dignity of Man
900 theological propositions (ideas)printed in 1486
24 years old at the time he suggests debate about these propositions
Dome for the Florence Cathedral
Why was building a dome on the Florence Cathedral such a problem?
Where did Brunelleschi get inspiration for how to solve the problem of building the
How did Brunelleschi solve the problem of s
For what place and what purpose did Grnewald paint the Isenheim Altarpiece?
Placed in a hospital
Salvation of the soul w/o saving the body
Describe in detail the body of Christ in the Crucifixion of the Isenhe
Dr. Diane Brown
4 April 2016
Understanding Madonna in the Church
Madonna in the Church by Jan Van Eyck is definitely a masterpiece that was not only
created on a canvas with limited space, but features an immense amount of
Study Guide for the FinalRenaissance/Baroque
The general characteristics of Northern
Jan van EyckThe Arnolfini Double
Portrait, The Madonna in the Church
Hieronymus BoschThe Creation of Eve:
The Garden of Earthly D
(Trinity with the Virgin, St. John the Evangelist, and Donors)
Where is the painting of the Holy Trinity located?
What kind of architecture/whose architecture influenced the architecture in the painting?
According to Machiavelli, is it better to be loved or feared?
What does Machiavelli say will make a prince hated more than anything else?
According to Machiavelli, what is the way of man?
According to Machiavelli, what is