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FIF 141 Comparative Religion

Course Description

Survey world religions including Buddhism, Christianity, Confucianism, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, and Taoism. Compare rituals, doctrines, institutions, ethics and their understanding of religious experience. Look at the respective pillars of faith and discover what is common in all confessions, how and why they differ. Investigate fundamental concepts such as the soul and salvation, revelation and spirituality, prayer and meditation, karma and sansara, nirvana and satori.


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