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Hinduism: An Overview
Hinduism is believed to be the oldest organized religion in the world. It ranks as the third largest religion in the world after Christianity and Islam.
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
History of the Egyptian Religion, part I: Early Dynastic Period
I - Predynastic - Early Dynastic Period. The temples were in essence the *Home of the God* and thus a place where only Pharaoh as the Son of God and those he appointed as his deputies, could meet with the god. This goes all the way back to Archaic and...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
The Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Hulse, David Allen
>From an early age, David Allen Hulse has made a diligent study of the alphabets of the ancient world. Even as a child, David possessed a great affinity for the alphabets of Egypt, Phoenicia, and Greece. In college, a reading of MacGregor Mathers' Kabbalah...
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Dynamics & Bioenergetics Of OBE Sex
Once the exit out-of-body has been mastered and projectors begin tentatively exploring their new environment, another natural barrier will soon raise its ugly head. As projectors begin expanding their horizons they will soon begin encountering other...
Astral Projection >> Out of Body Experiences
Body Mysteries >> Sexuality

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Explore More—Brahmanism and Early Hinduism
Early Hinduism. Directions: Listen to your teacher talk about the major beliefs and practices of. Brahmanism in India.
Early Hinduism
Early Hinduism. Early Hinduism. • 1200 BC – the composition of the first book of the Vedas (Rig Veda).
Hinduism-Caste System
Early Hinduism Declines. ∎ Sacrifices too great, rituals too tedious. ∎ Buddhism expands - provides alternative to caste system.
The Buddhist-Hindu Divide in Premodern Southeast
The Religions of India

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The Symbologist: Roots of Sacred Geometry
The yogis and priests of early Hinduism marked a circle around themselves as they knelt to pray; the circle represented the surrounding horizon.

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Early Hinduism
History of Hinduism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The fall of Vijayanagar Empire to Muslim rulers had marked the end of Hindu imperial assertions in the Deccan.
Hinduism: Early Hinduism —
Early Hinduism. Hinduism is a synthesis of the religion brought into India by the Aryans (c.1500 B.
Episode 1 Lesson Plans | The Story of India - For Teachers | PBS
Hinduism and The Indus Valley Civilization
The early Aryans left no cities or other major architectural remains, therefore, textual evidence alone could push early Hinduism back to only about 1500 BCE.

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