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This course is studied in many Christian Schools; hence its coverage on the 'Christian Faith' website.
ONLINE INTERACTIVE TEXT ACTIVITIES
Chapter 12: Hinduism depth study (Pearson)
HINDUISM DEPTH STUDY: MOHANDAS 'MAHATMA' GANDHI
--- Gandhi: HSC text
HSC Studies of Religion page 3 (Noble et al)
---- Gandhi: Websites
BRIEF INTRODUCTION: Mahatma Gandhi. Spiritual/Political Leader and Humanitarian, 1869 - 1948 (Lucidcafe)
BRIEF INTRODUCTION: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948) by Sri Swami Sivananda. (This is an adoring brief introduction with mention of Hinduism).
The Philosophy of Gandhi and Hinduism (Hinduism Beliefs)
Mahatma Gandhi (Wikipedia)
The Hindu Beliefs That Shaped Gandhi (Opposing Views)
--- Gandhi: Multimedia
Famous Speeches of Gandhi (Mahatma Gandhi Information Website)
'Mohandas Gandhi Address' at Kingsley Hall; delivered 17 October 1931, London. (American Rhetoric Online Speech Bank). Includes speech transcript and sound (the real Gandhi!)
Mr. Gandhi Advocates Policy of Nonviolence (American Rhetoric Movie Speeches). Includes movie transcript and sound.
Mohandas K. Gandhi Addresses Indian National Congress (American Rhetoric Movie Speeches). Includes movie transcript, video and sound.
Mr. & Mrs. Gandhi Address the People of India (American Rhetoric Movie Speeches). Includes movie transcript, video and sound.
Mohandas K. Gandhi Tells British Authorities To Leave India (American Rhetoric Movie Speeches). Includes movie transcript and sound.
GANDHI and HINDUISM - Various Videos:
Arun Gandhi explains SATYAGRAHA (1.5 mins)
Gandhi and his experiment (3.5 mins)
Gandhi Impact Video (3 mins)
Satyagraha_ Seeking Truth to Alter the World-- NHD 2010 (10 mins)
Nathuram Godse - The Man Who Killed Gandhi (7.25 mins). This video will explain why some Hindus opposed Gandhi.
HINDUISM DEPTH STUDY: ETHICS
---- ETHICS: Sources
Ethics in Religion (Academic Kids)
Book Excerpt: Hindu Ethics (pdf 20 pages)
VIDEO: Hindu Ethics part 1 by Michael Raburn (19.47mins)
Sexuality and Hinduism (V.K.Aery)
Adultery: Hinduism and Adultery
Gender: Gender and Sexuality
Homosexuality: What is Hinduism's stand on homosexuality? (Yahoo Answers);
Lingam: VIDEO: Lingam Explanation
Marriage: Hindu Marriages Purpose and Significance
Widows: 'From hell to the sun and the moon' by Amrit Dhillon (Source: SMH)
Shunned from society, widows flock to city to die by Arwa Damon (CNN)
HINDUISM DEPTH STUDY
Tirtha explained: The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions
Overview and further information on the left of their site (Heart of Hinduism)
Hindu Pilgrimages and the Kumbh Mela (Facts and Details)
Purpose and Benefits of Pilgrimage by Stephen Knapp (About.Com)
1. VIDEO: Hindus gather for Kumbh Mela pilgrimage (YouTube)
2. An Extra Report on Kumbha Mela, 2001 by Stephen Knapp (Stephen Knapp)
Ravi Zacharias was born a Hindu - into the highest caste in Hinduism. He is regarded as the most effective apologist for the Christian Faith in universities around the world.
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