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1

How old is Hinduism?

Oldest; unknown date: ? 1500 BC

2

Where was Hinduism started?

India: largest religion there

3

Who was founder?

No founder

4

3 main gods of Hinduism

1. Brahma: creator
2. Vishnu: protector
3. Shiva: destroyer

5

How many followers?

1.1 billion

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Sacred sights of Hinduism

City of Nasanasi
Ganges River

7

Religious symbol of Hinduism

Om (perfect sound in world)

8

Hinduism belief

in cycle of birth and death

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Definition of Moksha

release their bad karma