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The Sacred Literature Of Mohammedism

by George L. Hurst

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

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    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages12
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    Open LibraryOL11895942M
    ISBN 101428699465
    ISBN 109781428699465

    Vedas are the sacred writings of Hinduism. They are Rik Veda, Yajur Veda, Sama Veda and Atharvana Veda. Ramayana and Maha Bharatha are also known to be sacred. The term “Islam” (submission), popularly and erroneously used to refer to Mohammedanism as a whole, in fact refers only to the lowest level of Mohammedanism, which happens to be the most well known due to its coverage of sociopolitical issues. All who admit the soundness of loyalty to one god rather than to many, and who outwardly adhere to.

    theme is of Confucianism, its sacred books and its remarkable preservation of the oldest literature of China. The name of Confucius was really Kung, to which his adoring countrymen added a title, calling him Kung-fu-tze. Mohammedism synonyms, Mohammedism pronunciation, Mohammedism translation, English dictionary definition of Mohammedism. a black stone building in Mecca that is shaped like a cube and that is the most sacred Muslim pilgrim shrine; believed to have been given by Gabriel to Abraham; Muslims turn in its literature, geography, and other.

    The volumes contained in The Sacred Books of the East (50 vols.) include translations of all the most important works of the seven non-Christian religions that have exercised a profound influence on the civilizations of the continent of Asia. The Hindu system claims twenty-one volumes in this collection, Buddhism ten, and Jainism two. Eight volumes comprise of the sacred books of the Persians. Vol. 9 India and Brahmanism: The Brahmanic books, The Vedas, or Books of holy knowledge, Later Sanskrit literature; Lanman, C.R. Bibliography.- Vol. India and Buddhism: The edicts of Asoka, The earliest suttas or sacred sayings, The book of the great decease, Later legends of the life of Gotama, the buddha, The Jataka or birth tale; The.


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