RELIGION MAGAZINE 

Main topics are Hinduism and Judaism

Learn all about Hinduism and Judaism

Author, Brian L

 

 

 

People that are Hindu worship outside, at their house, or in a temple. For judaism there is no special place where they would worship, it would just be anywhere.

Judaism is a religion that started 3500 years ago in Israel. Hinduism is a religion that started in India about 4000 years ago.

History of The Two Religions

Abraham, Isaac and Jacob are both physical and spiritual ancestors of Judaism. It is believed that Hinduism was started from a people knowned as the Aryans.

Judaism has just one god and his name is God. The Hinduism Gods and Goddesess names are Brahma, Saraswati, Vishnu, Lakshmi, Shiva, Parvati, Ganesh, Murugan, Durga, Kali, Rama, Krishna, Hanuman, and Surya.

Judaism is monotheistic because they only have one god. Hinduism is polytheistic because they have more than one god.

The menorah is the oldest religious symbol of the Jewish faith.

Judaism symbol

Hindu and Judaism symbols

The Swastika symbol which looks like the Nazi emblem, holds a great religious significance for the Hindu religion.

Hinduism symbol

Hanukkah is a festival of lights, it is usually held in late november and all the way to almost the end of december

The biggest rite for Judaism is CIRCUMSION of a baby when he/she is eight days old. 

Judaism

Rites and Passages/Ceremonies

Diwali, is a festival of lights ceremonie and is celebrated in late october, it is the Hindu New Year.

Sacrifice, is the oldest rite of the Hindu religion.

Hinduism

One Jewish Holiday is Yom Kippur. When the Jewish People Pray for their sins, it is exactly ten days after Rosh Hashana.

Holidays

One Hinduism holiday is Holi The festival that marks the coming of spring it is held in march or april. the people celebrate by lighting bonfires and covering each other with colored water and powder.

Current Events

Hindu nationalist arrive to take the reins in Delhi to jubilant