Religion - Hinduism

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How many people are Hindi in Britain?
400,000
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Who is Brahman?
Brahman is a god who Hindus believe is one god but with 3 faces. Those 3 faces are Brahma - Creator, Vishnu - Preserver and Shiva - Destroyer
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What is Diwali and what do they do?
Diwali marks the beggining of the Hindu New Year. They make resolutions, make rangoli patterns, firework displays are done, it is also known as the festival of light and Lakshmi(God of Wealth).
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People who believe in Hinduism are called?
Hindus
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What does diety mean?
A God or Goddess
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Where do Hindus worship?
They worship with a shrine at home and they give offerings to a Murti or they go to a Mandir(Hindu Temple)
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What is Sanskrit?
an ancient Indo-European language of India, in which the Hindu scriptures and classical Indian epic poems are written in.
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What is Arti?
It is a ceremony of worship that takes place in front of the deities.
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What is Puja?
Puja is a prayer ritual performed by Hindus to host, honour and worship one or more deities, or to spiritually celebrate an event.
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What is havan?
Havan is a ritual burning of offerings such as grains and ghee, which is held to mark births, marriages, and other special occasions.
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What is the Ultimate goal for Hindus?
Kama- kama is pleasure, and it refers to the desires of the mind and the physical body.Artha-wealth and power.
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What is Reincarnation?
religious concept that the soul or spirit, after biological death, can begin a new life in a new body
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What is the sacred symbol and symbol of Hinduism?
Om is a sacred sound and a spiritual icon in Indian religions.[
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