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Hello Scholars! Today you will need a writing utensil ready to use when class starts. Table of the Week: Pass out Field Notes and graded maps. Stu Cabe Get a drink and use the restroom before class starts.
Artifact of the Day Politics Anthropology Geography Economics Sociology History Indian ship on lead coin during the 1 st– 2 nd century CE. British Museum.
Let’s Add Mohenjodaro to Our Maps
Essential Question How did Hinduism impact ancient India?
Expectations for Studying Religion 1. You don’t have to agree with everything you hear, but you do have to try to understand other religions. 2. Be respectful toward other beliefs and customs. 3. Share your knowledge.
Major Religions of India Religion % Hindus 78. 35% Muslims 14. 2% Christians 2. 34% Sikhs 1. 87% Buddhists . 77% Jains . 41% India currently has 1. 27 billion people. It will become the world’s most populated country in 2025.
Monotheism Review • Mono = one • Theism = Belief in a god • Mono + theism = belief that there is only one god.
Examples • Judaism = G-d (real name is not said out loud) • Christianity = God • Islam = (Allah) All three of these religions worship the same god.
Polytheism • Poly = many • Theism = belief in god • Poly + theism = belief that there are many gods
Let’s Get Started
Dharma (Voice Level 0)
Closure • Put the worksheet in your Field Notes. • Stack books and put Field Notes on top. – Table of the Week will collect Field Notes and put them away. • Quietly wait for further instructions.