Jainism & Sikhism

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Jainism & Sikhism

  1. 1. Jainism & Sikhism
  2. 2. Jainism <ul><li>Founded around 500 BC in India </li></ul><ul><li>Believe all things in nature have souls. This includes animals, plants, & stones. </li></ul><ul><li>Will even cover their noses with cloth to avoid breathing in insects & killing them. </li></ul>
  3. 3. http://images.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://www.herenow4u.net/fileadmin/pics/Pages/eng/Glossary
  4. 4. Jainism Temple http://www.andaman.org/BOOK/F1-IndusCivilization/Jain-temple-Vihara.jpg
  5. 5. Jainism <ul><li>STRICT vegetarians </li></ul><ul><li>Reject all forms of violence against any living thing. </li></ul><ul><li>Includes .4% of Indian population </li></ul>
  6. 6. Sikhism <ul><li>Founded in India in the late 1400’s. </li></ul><ul><li>Combines elements of Hinduism & Islam. </li></ul><ul><li>Traditionally, many Sikh men have become soldiers. </li></ul><ul><li>1.9% of Indians practice Sikhism. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Sikhism Temple http://www.destination360.com/asia/india/images/s/golden-temple.jpg
  8. 8. http://farm1.static.flickr.com/81/216558364_7af8f014d6.jpg?v=0

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