Central Tenant of Buddhism and Hinduism

Central Tenant of Buddhism and Hinduism

Statues of Buddha aren t worshiped, but serve as reminders to seek enlightenment. Thinkstock Images/Comstock/Getty Images Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism and Daoism are eastern religions and philosophies that have been practiced by millions of people…

Buddhism related to Hinduism

Buddhism related to Hinduism

The Changing Face of Religious Architecture at Angkor, Also Common Elsewhere One of the many stone faces at Bayon The idea of recycling is far more ancient than many would think. For millennia, people have reused everything; metal, clothing, and yes…

Buddhism Hinduism Taoism and Confucianism

Buddhism Hinduism Taoism and Confucianism

I was reading the chapters “Daoism”, and “Confucianism” from Stephen Prothero’s book calls God is not one i didn’t feel like i am reading about a religion. I also read about other religions such as Hinduism, Christianity, and all. They did give me feeling…

Buddhism different from Hinduism

Buddhism different from Hinduism

Buddhism, in its origin at least is an offshoot of Hinduism. (S.Rahdhakrishnan) Guatam Buddha, the founder of Buddhism was born and brought up and lived and left this materialistic world as a Hindu. And this particular evidence is enough to explain…

Buddhism and Hinduism similarities

Buddhism and Hinduism similarities

Buddhism and Hinduism are some of the most ancient religions in the world today. Incredibly, Hinduism has been able to maintain it’s culture for over 3, 500 years, Buddhism for 2, 800. Of course, there are many similarities between the two; after all…

Buddhism and Hinduism reincarnation

Buddhism and Hinduism reincarnation

Today s post is about reincarnation in Hinduism, though much of this is in common with Buddhism as well. This quote is from the Bhagavad Gita, when Krishna, the avatar of the god Vishnu, is speaking to a warrior called Arjuna to try to get him to do his…

Differences between Hinduism and Buddhism

Differences between Hinduism and Buddhism

Hinduism is composed of many religions from the Indian subcontinent including Vedanta, Vaishnavism, Buddhism, Sikhism, Bhakti, Vedic Brahmanism, Jainism. They all share the co…ncepts of Karma, Dharma, Samsara (rebirth), Moksha ( Nirvana), meditation…

Hinduism and Buddhism differences

Hinduism and Buddhism differences

Buddhism and Hinduism have a common past, and while there are many similar beliefs between the two religions, there are just as many differences between the Buddhist and Hindu religions. REBIRTH, REINCARNATION, SAMSARA Both Buddhism and Hinduism believe…

Comparison of Buddhism and Hinduism

Comparison of Buddhism and Hinduism

There are many different religions in the world today. In Asia, Buddhism and Hinduism are the most popular beliefs in the general population. Hinduism is the oldest known religion and is very rich with literally hundreds of gods, symbolistic rituals and…

Differentiate Hinduism and Buddhism

Differentiate Hinduism and Buddhism

One thing you’ll notice right off the bat when stepping into Southeast Asia are the similarities between Hinduism and Buddhism. Don’t forget, Buddha was born into a Hindu society, mush like how Jesus was born into a Jewish community. And haven’t you noticed…

Facts on Hinduism and Buddhism

Facts on Hinduism and Buddhism

About 80 percent of India s population regard themselves as Hindus and 30 million more Hindus live outside of India. There are a total of 900 million Hindus worldwide, making Hinduism the third largest religion (after Christianity and Islam). The term…