Most Hindus believe that humans are in a cycle of death and rebirth called 'samsara'. Hinduism teaches that through enlightened knowledge the cycle can be broken.
What may an atman enter for a period before rebirth?
Swarg or narak
Some Hindus believe that good merit is gained by following what?
What would many Hindus say the term 'Brahman' means?
The Ultimate Reality - One Supreme Spirit in many forms
One of the varna (social groups) that includes priests and teachers
Being good and doing the right thing
What does the greeting 'Namaste' mean?
God bless you
I bow to the divine spark within you
What does the term moksha mean?
A person's duty in life
Breaking promises made to God
Breaking free from the cycle of birth, death and rebirth
What does the Bhagavad Gita compare an atman 'changing' bodies to?
A person replacing worn out clothes with new
A person getting new things for a special occasion
People becoming ghosts after they die
What is reincarnation?
The religious belief that existence is a cycle of birth, life, death and rebirth
The belief that Jesus rose from the dead two days after the crucifixion
The belief that when a person dies they live on in the memories of other people