Presentation on theme: "Deep Thought A history of world religions in 90 seconds?!? Get 9 different colors out of the box."— Presentation transcript:
Deep Thought A history of world religions in 90 seconds?!? http://www.mapsofwar.com/ind/history-of-religion.html Get 9 different colors out of the box. If you have your own, that works too. You can also share your 9 with the person next to you.
Buddhism Main Beliefs: –4 Noble Truths –8 Fold Path –Enlightenment Founder/God –Siddhartha Guatama Holy Book: –Tipitaka Place of Worship: –Temple/Pagoda Starting Point: –India
Buddhism Branches: –Mahayana –Theraveda –Tantrayana Holy Places: –8 locations in Nepal/India that were important in Buddha’s life Holidays: –Buddha’s Birth –Enlightenment –Death Disposal of Dead: –Burial
Sikhism Main Beliefs: –Monotheistic –Good actions –Equality, generosity –5 K’s Founder/God –Guru Nanak Holy Book: –Guru Granth Sahib Place of Worship: –Gurdwara Starting Point: –Punjab, India
The 5 K’s 5 Religious Symbols worn by Khalsa to symbolize their life of dedication to God and Sikhism Kesh (uncut hair) Kara (a steel bracelet) Kanga (a wooden comb) Kaccha - (cotton undergarments) Kirpan (steel sword)
Sikhism Branches: –None Holy Places: –Golden Temple, Amritsar Holidays: –Birth and death of gurus –day when Holy Granth was installed as religion’s spiritual guide Disposal of Dead: –Cremation