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The Origins of Hinduism
Hinduism is very complex with many gods, but the Vedas remain a focal point.
Hinduism has evolved over time. No one knows who founded it.
Some believe that Aryans brought Hinduism to India. Evidence of Hinduism exists in ancient artifacts.
Hinduism and the Caste System
Hinduism was not just a religion in Ancient India. It was a way of life.
They had four classes is the caste system. They were Brahmins (priests and religious scholars) Kshatriyas (rulers and warriors)
Vaishyas (herders and merchants).
Brahmins held the top place, while Shudras held the lowest.
Hindus call the
soul atman.It is a part of Brahman, just as a drop of water is part of the ocean.
According to Hindu belief, everything in the world is a part of Brahman, including the human soul.
Brahman is the Hindu name for a supreme power, or a divine force, that is greater than all the other gods.
Hindu Beliefs About Multiple Gods
Over time, Hindus believe that all gods and goddness
Hindu Beliefs About Dharma
Hindus called their system of social classes varna dharma..
Dharma stands for law, obligation, and duty.
Hindus called their
system of social classes varna dharma.
Hindu Beliefs About Karma