Comparative Religion: Providing information about TWO of the following religious traditions: Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Daiosm, Jainism, Shinto, Confucianism, or Sikhism. This will be evaluated on the basis of content, creativity, organization and clarity.
Determine what aspects of the tradition are important for one to understand the tradition.
Include information that demonstrates the traditions historical and contemporary context and its impact on the world.
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Facts that you should include about each Religion:
Origin of the religion-Date/Founder
Major events that shaped the religion
Structure-leadership roles etc.
Splinter groups or related groups
Famous People who are practitioners: Ex. Freddie Mercury Zoroastrianism
Convertshow to become a practitioner of the religion
Major beliefs: god/afterlife/women
Customs: ex. Clothing, food, etc.
Number and location of practitioners
Locations in or around New Orleans
Describe the American Presencehow many, where, how do they relate