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the dispersion of jews following the crushing of the jewish state by the raomans in a.d 70
diaspora
the sacred writtings of hinduism?
vedas/bhaga vad gita/ upanishads
the rigid system is found within the hindu tradition?
caste
a jewish place of worship?
synagogue
the trinity is a core belief of this religion?
christianity
passover is a religious holiday celibrared by this religion?
judiasm
this leader/prophet was bron in mecca?
mahhmad
the holy book for christians?
bible (the new testiment)
the hebrews considered this individual as their cheif law giver?
mosses
this religions believes that nirvana can be gound the the middle way?
buddhism
this religion began in india, but is no longer a dominent religion there?
buddhism
A hindue place of worship?
temple
this leader lived with a Bedioun family when he was young?
mahhmud
muslims are followers of this religion?
islams
the 5 pillars are the basic foundation of this religion?
islam
this sacred writtings directed the muslims to complete a hajj?
karon
a tall slender tower on a mosque form which muslims are summoned to prayers?
minaret
the sacred writting of judaism?
Torah
the gods of shintoism,the basic force found within nature?
kami
a christain place of worship?
church
the "struggle" to acheive and defend the personal and public goals of creating a mislim society?
jihad
The sacred scriptures of buddhism?
dhammapada
this religion does not have a prophet/leader?
hinduism
the sacred writtings of hinduism?
vedas/bhaga vad gita/ upanishads
the shinto religion considers this place as their image of paradise on earth?
japan
the religion that holds a belief in nirvana?
buddhism
hebrew history begins with this leader?
abraham
this is the religion split into the roman catholic and eastern othidox branches in 1054?
christanity
a holy pilgrimage to mecca?
hajj
the sermon on the mount was found within this holy writting?
new testiment
a hight holy day of christianity?
eater or chirstmas
the ten commandments are found with in this holy writting?
bible
a muslim shrine in mecca?
KAABA
an ethnic religion of japan?
shintoism
the talmud is sacred writting in this religion?
judiusm
the belief in a rigid caste system is held by this religion?
hinduism
the individual who christians regared as the son of god?
Jesus
a muslim place of worship?
mosque
also known as the day of atonement?
yom kippur
the belief in a rigid caste system is held by this religion?
hinduism
brahmins are the highest caste of this religion?
hinduism
the jewish holy day which commemorates the exodus from Egypt and slavery?
passover
the religoin that 1st successlfully established monotheism?
judiasm
the leader/prophet or buddhism?
siddhartha guatama
a nine-branced candelabrim used in clebrating honukah?
menorah
the muslim holy day when fasting is required from sun up 2 sun down?
romadan
rebirth of the soul in another body?
reincarnation
The belief that rebirht will result in entry into a class/cast based on one's previous lifetime is a belief associated with this religion?
hinduism
the most holy hindu word often used during meditaion?
om (ommmmmmmmmm)
perfession of faith in islam
define shadaha
the stare of perfect blessedness marked by the releasr from the cycle of reincarnation?
nirvana
leader of tibetan buddhism
dalai lama
a lang. combining high german adn hebrew spoken by east european jews?
yudish
a cared agreement held with in jews
covenent
all the actions in a person's life that affects his or he fate in the next life?
khrma
religion that believes that cremaring their dead purifies the body
juduism/christianity/islam
to have spritual "truths" revealed
enlightement
wat was the jewish exile
babalone
sense of duty; right conduct?
dhrma
name the 4 noble truths
-all human beings experience -
suffering
-there is a cause for all suffering
-there is a way that leads to the end of all suffering
-the way 2 end it is the 8 fold path
sense of duty; right conduct?
dhrma
the protstant reformation is associated with which religion
christianity
temple
temple contaning holy relics
allah
name of god of islam
2 major groups of western christanity
roman catholic and protistant
christian attempt to reclaim the holy land from the musllims in the 11th,12th, abd 13th centeries
crucades
sunnis and shittes are the 2 sects of which religion
islam
the jewish holy day starting at sundaown on friday and lasting until sundown on saturday
sabath
another word for the hindu concept of liberation
moksha
hindus consider this mountain range sacred
himalaya mountains
wat is the perpose of the eightfold path
to lead you to nirvana
wat is a yamulk
head covering men
the center of the golden age of mefievel judiusm
spain
wat is significant about about the muslim holy place called The Dome of the Rock in Jeruslem
place were mahammad assended to heaven
3 main branches of juduism
orthidox/reform/conservative
wat is the wailing wall
western wall of an anciant site...all that is remaining of this temple is soloman
2 of the most holy days for christains
eater/christmas
true or false: state shinto was outlawed after worold war II
true
descrivbe the diet of most hindus and buddhists
vegatarian
the followers of jesus sent out to teach the gospul?
apostles
religion that places little importance on the concept of a deity
buddhism