Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/49

Click to flip

49 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
Definition of Religion
Faith that a common set of norms, rituals and myths will enable one to transend death.
Decompisitional pathways
DesCartes
Religion is an illusion
Freud
Islam
Submission
Al-Quida
The Base
Tanak and Torah
Main scriptures of Judaism
Moses
recieved written covenents from god
Abraham
Father of Hebrews
Zorastrianism effects
caused jews to believe in hell
Mishna
guidelines on how to live by the torrah
Holocaust lead to:
formation of the state of Israel
Sephardism, Ashkenazim, Yiddish
Spanish jews who fled spain, german jews who fled poland, mix of hebrew and german
Transubstantiation
bread and wine = jesus' body and blood
Sola fide
erase sins through faith alone
Henry VIII
Started church of england, couldn't divorce his wife
Hindu Karma
substance that sticks to atman
Triad of Hindu Gods
Brahman- creator, vishnu- preserver, shiva- destroyer
Kalpas
Cosmic karma cycles
Atman
eternal souls, one with Brahman
Rig Veda
sacred writings of Aryans, oldest songs of praise
Non-dualism
Atman and atman are one
Dualism
Atman and atman are seperate
Jiva
spirit
jina
all knowing
agamas
book of mahaviras sermons
jain concept of karma
its matter
Ahimsa
Non injury
Ajiva
matter
White clad jains
accept women, no nudity, agamas are remembered
sky-clad jains
no women, teachings are lost, nudity is ok
Lao Zi
dissapeared throuhg western gate
Dao dejing
main scripture of daoism
Ren/jen
humane
shu
golden rule
Four passing sights
sorrowful man, sick man, dead man, monk in yellow robe
anatta
no soul
Analects
confucian's sayings that were compiled after his death.
Anicca
nothing is permanent
Rebirth without transmigration
soul doesn't go with you
Four noble truths
life is suffereing, attatchment causes suffering, there is a way out, Eightfold path is the way out
Enlightenment
rejecting all attatchments, perfection
Nirvana
nothingness, absence of suffering
Shinto means:
Way of spirits (shen) + (dao)
Kami
original male and female, anything sacred
Nanak
dies, puts flowers for muslims and hindus on each side, both are gone and so is he. there is no muslim there is no hindu
After WWII
Consumerism is religion, emperors lose divinity
Gorbind Singh
Leader of sikh army, lead them into battle against the muslims
Adi Granth
scripture, spiritual leader of the sikhs
True Name
name of the Sikh God