2018-2019 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
REL 306 - Hinduism and South Asian Religions
Hinduism is the world's third largest religion with approximately one billion adherents and has given birth to three other religions: Jainism, Buddhism, and Sikhism. This course explores the origins and development of Hinduism, examining key concepts like karma, yoga, and reincarnation in our discussion of Hindu worldviews, cultures, and practices. Fulfills Cultures - Global Perspectives. Part of the Identity Issue. Offered every semester. Prerequisite: Junior standing.