RELIGION 225 - Introduction to Hinduism
Fall 2021, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Religion (RELIGION)
Department: LSA Studies in Religion
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Details

Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Other:
WorldLit
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
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Description

Hinduism is a major world religion practiced by over a billion people, primarily in India and other countries of South Asia. However, it also was the precursor of Buddhism, and along with Buddhism, it had a major impact on the civilizations of East and Southeast Asia. This class will cover the origins and historical development of Hinduism, its literature, its beliefs 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 meetings weekly

Schedule

RELIGION 225 - Introduction to Hinduism
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
32412
Open
11
 
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MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM

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