Religion in India
Overview of Religion and Religious Life in India
This article provides information on India's diverse religious beliefs and practices, which have a large impact on the personal lives of most Indians and influence public life on a daily basis.
Hinduism for Beginners
Hinduism is often viewed as a complex religion. Here's an introduction as to what it's all about.
Hindu Worship of Personal Gods
For the vast majority of Hindus, the most important religious path is bhakti (devotion) to personal gods. There are a wide variety of gods to choose from.
Top 10 Hindu Gods
Hindus have a multitude of gods and goddesses that symbolize the one abstract Supreme Being or Brahman. Read on here to find out which ones are the most popular and what they represent.
All About the Hindu Temple
This article explains the role of temples in Hinduism, as well as the parts of a Hindu temple.
Hinduism For Westerners
Many westerners find Hinduism appealing but they struggle coming to terms with its rituals and traditions, and end up feeling like an outsider. This interesting article explores why.
Exploring the Link Between Hinduism and Buddhism
Interestingly, the Buddha's relation with Hinduism is so close that it's easy to confuse Buddhism with Hinduism. The two religions have close connections, and yet they are distinct. This was because of Buddha's reform movements and his refining of Hindu beliefs.
Basic Beliefs of Sikhism the Sikh Religion
Sikhism is mostly practiced by people from the state of Punjab in India. Here's an overview of what Sikhs believe.