Learning Exercise

The Upanishads

The Hindu religion offers a number f important books. One is the Upanishads. This site offers students the opportunity to gain more primary source knowledge about this religious work of faith.
Course: World Civilization
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Exercise

Instructions: When the site comes up, Click "Indian," top, middle of the page. Scroll down and Click "The Formation of Religious Traditions." Scroll Down and Click "2nd Essentials of the Upanishads." Read sll items listed under the Table of Contents. Write a 5-page paper describing the central message of the Upanishads and the key Hindu beliefs presented. Be as detailed as possible.

Disciplines

Technical Notes

None.

Requirements

None.

Topics

Religion India

Learning Objectives

To acquaint students with an important work of religious faith among the India's Hindu population.

Assessment

Paper.