This biannual learning unit is being organized in 2017-2018
The course introduces the teachings of Hinduism, its rituals, practices and institutions. Proper attention is given to the diversity of traditions within Hinduism, their distinct sources and their specific contributions.
At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :
|1||The course objective is to consider the broad lines and distinctive features of Hinduism against the background of its history, from the origins up to and including present developments.|
The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
The Vedic revelation. The ritual of sacrifice and the caste system. Tne Upanishads and the way towards liberation. The Bhagavad-gîtâ and innerworldly activity.
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