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Workshop 4: Hinduism: One God, a Thousand Faces

Workshop 4: Hinduism: One God, a Thousand Faces
Workshop 4: Hinduism: One God, a Thousand Faces

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  • Everyone who wills can hear the inner voice. It is within everyone. — Mohandas Gandhi Introduction This workshop introduces Hinduism, an...
  • Since open-mindedness is at the heart of this program, and because Hinduism is so frequently misunderstood, take some time to seek a...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Leader Resource 1, Photographs of Thoreau, Gandhi, and King Optional: Computer with...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED/battery-operated candle Pillows or cushions, meditation pillows, or seiza...
  • Materials for Activity Story, " The Birth of Krishna " Leader Resource 4, Image of Krishna Preparation for Activity Read the story so you...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 1, Photographs of Thoreau, Gandhi, and King Newsprint, markers, and tape Ball of attractive ribbon...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 5, Children's Chalice Lighting with Gestures Old, respectable-looking book, preferably with no title...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 1, Hinduism Fact Sheet Newsprint with youth's questions about Hinduism (from Opening) Preparation for...
  • Materials for Activity Religions Time Line (Workshop 1) Sticky notes and fine-point markers World map or globe Preparation for Activity...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED/battery-operated candle Taking It Home handout Optional: Newsprint, markers, and...
  • This was the first workshop to explore a worldwide religion that is practiced by as many as one-seventh of the earth's population. Review...
  • Materials for Activity Computer with Internet access Preparation for Activity Visit The King Center website and decide which sections would...
  • Preparation for Activity See general suggestions on Engagement in the program Introduction, under Implementation. Contact a local temple...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 2, Excerpts from The Bhagavad Gita - The Song of God Small selection of delicious and beautiful edibles that...
  • Everyone who wills can hear the inner voice. It is within everyone. — Mohandas Gandhi IN TODAY'S WORKSHOP ... we examined some of the...
  • Mother Earth, unable to bear the burden of the sins committed by evil kings and rulers, appealed to Brahma, the Creator, for help. Brahma...
  • Emerged: Indigenous faith of India. Adherents: 900 million. Ranking: Fourth, behind Christianity, Islam, and Atheism/Agnosticism. Prophets...
  • A sacred text of Hinduism. Introduction Circa 3000 BCE, cousins went to war over who would inherit a kingdom. Because the dispute was...
  • Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF) for printing.
  • In this workshop, we explore a faith so ancient it is considered indigenous, yet it has grown through the millennia to attain a high level...
  • Brahma, Shiva, Vishnu, Ganesha, Lakshmi, Kali, Durga Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF) for...
  • Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF) for printing.
  • Speak the text while performing the gestures described in italics. We light this chalice to celebrate Unitarian Universalism. When saying "...
  • Some good websites on Hinduism include Hinduwebsite , Sanatan Society , The Heart of Hinduism , and Religion Facts . A basic book for...

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