3 Most commonly worshipped gods: Brahma: The creator - Wife is Saraswati (godess of learning) Vishnu: Preserver of life - Wife is Lakshmi (Goddess of wealth) - 10 Manifestations on earth Most important • Krishna • Rama Shiva: Destroyer of life - Spouse is parvati - Parvati is the parent of ganesh
The hinduism belive that there is an ongoing cycle in life : BIRTH-> DEATH->REBIRTH This process is known as Samsara.
Consequences of acts both good and bad performed in this life or the previous life. It is belived that if you perform good deeds in your lifetime, you will be reborn into a higher life form and the other way around for bad deeds.
Rules: 5 Main Principles
1: God exists and there is one trinity: Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva 2: All human beings are divine 3: Unity of existance through love 4: Religious harmony 5: Knowlege of Sared: Ganga (river), Gita (script) and Gayartri (mantra- word repeated in meditation)
Rules: 10 Disaplines
1: Truth 2: Non Violence 3: Non adultety 4: No Desire to steal 5: Non corrupt 6: Cleanliness 7: Contentment 8: Reading Of scriptures 9: Penance 10: Prayer