RELIGION 225 - Introduction to Hinduism
Section: 001
Term: FA 2019
Subject: Religion (RELIGION)
Department: LSA Studies in Religion
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Other:
WorldLit
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Hinduism is a major world religion practiced by over a billion people, primarily in South Asia, but it also was the precursor of Buddhism. Along with Buddhism, it had a major impact on the civilizations in East and Southeast Asia. This course will cover its origins and development, its literature, its belief and practices, its unique social structures and doctrines, its interactions with other religions, and finally its confrontation with and accommodation of 'modernity.'

Intended Audience:

Undergraduate students

Class Format:

Two 90-minute lectures per week

RELIGION 225 - Introduction to Hinduism
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
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32037
Open
5
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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