Revealing® World Religions
Summary: The narrated text of Revealing® World Religions, by Cynthia Eller. A compelling look at the principles and practice of the world's major religions. The twelve modules include Exploring Religion, Indigenous Religions, Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism, Taoism, Confucianism, Shinto, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, and Religious Pluralism. Courseware that works. ® Learn more about the full product at thinkingstrings.com.
Sections include: What is Religion?, Types of Religions, and Studying Religion.
Sections include: Defining Indigenous Religions, Interpreting Indigenous Religions, Religions of Australia & the Pacific, Case Studies: Religions of Oceania, Native North American Religions, Case Studies: Native North America, Traditional African Religions, and Case Studies: African Religions, Afro-Caribbean Religions.
Sections include: Defining & Finding Hinduism, The Birth of Hinduism, Hinduism After the Vedas, Philosophy of Hinduism, Yoga, Schools of Hindu Philosophy, The Hindu Pantheon, Puja & Pilgrimage, and Hinduism in the West.
Sections include: The Life of the Buddha, Philosophy of Buddhism, The First 400 Years, Theravada Buddhism, Mahayana Buddhism, Vajrayana Buddhism, Mahayana Buddhism in China, Mahayana Buddhism in Japan, and Buddhism in the West.
Sections include: Emergence of Sikhism, Life of Guru Nanak, Sikh Theology, The Ten Gurus, The Khalsa, Sikh Scriptures, Sikhism in India and the Diaspora, Rituals and Rites of Passage, and Sikh Holidays.
Sections include: Ancient Chinese Religion, Beginnings of Daoism, Philosophy of the Dao, Daoism as a Religion, Daoist Pantheon, Second Millennium CE, Daoist Meditation & Medicine, Daoist Ritual Practices, and Daoism in the Modern Era.
Sections include: The Life of Confucius, Fundamentals of Confucianism, Confucian Texts, Early Confucian History, and The Modern Era.
Sections include: Early Japanese Religion, Shinto After Buddhism, Key Characteristics of Shinto, Shinto Mythology, Kami, Shinto Shrines, Shinto Worship, Shinto Festivals, and Religious Blending in Japan.
Sections include: Basic Principles of Judaism, Cultural Context of Judaism, Hebrew Scriptures, Ancient History of Judaism, The Jewish Diaspora, Judaism in America, The State of Israel, Jewish Practice, Jewish Holidays, Jewish Rites of Passage, and Women in Judaism.