World Religion Test 2
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World Religion Test 2
Sikhism Daoism Confucianism Shinto Judaism REL 2300
World Religion test 2
A chemical "science" that tried to find a cure for all diseases and to lengthen life
the polictical system where the governement owns everything and also controles all economic, social, media, educational, and religious activities
An Asian aesthetic technique, which is not personal choice, but is designed to make qi flow properly. It includes landscaping, furniture arrangement, the use of colors and wind chimes, etc
A figure of six or three horizontal lines, some divided and some undivided (from the I Ching, the book used for fortune telling)
a spirit, god or goddess of Shinto
the Sikh military order (the mmembers promise to work towards righteousness)
A savior sent by God
A jewish religious faction that emphasized the observation of biblical rules. It followed the Torah and Talmud and included scribes/rabbis
a Jewish religious faction that did not believe in resurrection, angels, judgment or reward. It followed the Torah only
A philosopher (Asian) who is wise and respected due to experience, good judgement and study
Feudal soldier (in Japan, often during medieval times)
the 71 member Supreme Court in Judaism (142 BCE to 425 CE). It rulled on religious error and immorality.
the foundation statement of Judaism in Deuteronomu 6:4-7, which states that there is only one God who should be remembered and loved
a Jewish place of prayer, study of scripture and life cycle events
the language spoken by some Jewish people at home, which is a combination of Hebrew and eastern European languages
Complementary but opposing forces of the universe (like day and night, hot and cold, male and female) in Chinese thinking
The Five K's of Sikhism
Uncut hair, sword or dagger, comb, shorts, steel bracelet
Dao De Ching
The principle concept of Daoism, Live and let live, Go with the flow
One of the books of Confucianism that is basically what Confucius says
The life force or energy flow
Doing good to others (compassion and respect)
The Yi Ching or I Ching
Book of Changes in Confucianism
The Kojiki and Nihongi
Books of Shinto
a military attack
The movement, migration, or scattering of people away from an established or ancestral homeland
The jewish candle holder used to symbolise the days of Hanukkah
Hemispherical or platter-shaped cap worn by Jewish men
Foods that conform to the regulations of the Jewish dietary law
refers to precepts and commandments as commanded by God
The time period in history when many Jews were killed
the portable dwelling place for the divine presence from time of the Exodus from Egypt through the conquering od the land of Canaan
What is the only Monotheistc Indian religion?
The Adi Granth
5 Classics and the I Ching
Dao De Jing and the Zhaung Zi
Tenach and Talmud
Kojiki and Nihongi
Lao Tzu and Zhuang Zi
Most spoken language in the world
What is the ratio of size from US to China
About the same size
Which religion is from India?
Which religion is from Japan?
Which religion is from Israel?
Which religion is from North Korea
Which religions are from China?
Daoism and Confucianism
Who are the most recent emporers of Japan?
Hirohito and Akihito
Who is Mao?
He is a Communist Dictator
Which religion believes in total equality?
What is the Cultural Bubble or Burst?
When many religions were founded around 500 BCE
In Shinto, what does a Shaman do?
deals with evil spirits
Which country's people live the longest?
Name some practices of Daoism
Name the East Asian religions
Daoism, Shinto, and Juche
In which religion are shrines very important?
In which religion are rituals more important than writings?
Which religion believes in human worship?
Which country has the second most people?