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STUDY AIDS

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DEFINING AND STUDYING RELIGION

Defining Religion
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LO

Seven Dimensions of Religions T&Q LO  
Sacred Power and the Mysterium
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Sacred Space and Sacred Time T&Q LO  

HINDU TRADITIONS

The One and the Many

 

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LO

 

Ways of Ritual Action: Early Vedic Religion

 

T&Q LO Indra Slays Vrtra

Ways of Mystical Knowledge: Vedanta

 

T&Q LO

Sadhus: The Great Renouncers

Ways of Devotion:Bhakti

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LO

Visnu
Shiva
Sarasvati


THE SYMBOLIC LANGUAGE OF RELIGION
Sacred Narrative: Parable and Myth T&Q LO  


CHRISTIAN TRADITIONS

Introduction to Christianity

 

T&Q LO  

Life and Teaching of Jesus

 

T&Q LO  

Paul

 

T&Q LO  

Catholics and Protestants

 

T&Q LO  

DIVINE AND ULTIMATE REALITY

Notions of the Divine and Ultimate Reality (All)

T&Q LO  

THE HUMAN PROBLEM
The Human Problem T&Q LO  


BUDDHIST TRADITIONS

Buddha and the Conditions of Suffering T&Q LO

Siddhartha as ascetic
Buddha Teaching
Amida Butsu
Mudras
Maitreya
Reclining Buddha
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Avalokateshvara
Dalai Lama
yab-yum

Four Noble Truths and Three Marks of Existence   LO
The Cessation of Suffering T&Q LO
Theravada,Mahayana, and Vajrayana Buddhism T&Q LO  

SOTERIOLOGY: SALVATION AND LIBERATION
Ultimate Aims T&Q LO  


ISLAMIC TRADITIONS

Muhammad & the Emergence of Islam T&Q LO  
Qur'an & Hadiths / The Five Pillars T&Q LO  
Sufism T&Q LO  


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