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Purified by Fire

Purified by Fire Copyrighted image Credit: Bob Spicer
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 12 Apr 2008
Professor Bob Spicer attends an ancient ceremony of prayers and purification at the Birbal Sahni Institute of Palaeobotany.

More ‘salad bowl’ than ‘melting pot’

More ‘salad bowl’ than ‘melting pot’ Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Jun 2007
Madhavi Kapur celebrates the multicultural nature of Indian society.

Child spirituality

Child spirituality Copyrighted image Credit: photos.com
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Dec 2005
Janet Seden explores the importance of understanding children’s spiritual needs

The Big Question: Is too much religion bad for you?

The Big Question: Is too much religion bad for you? Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 07 Feb 2005
Faith is fine - but can you take a good thing too far?

The Big Question: What is religion?

The Big Question: What is religion? Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Dec 2004
People on their knees, or a moral code? Is there something more to religion?

The Big Question: What does it mean to be religious?

The Big Question: What does it mean to be religious? Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Dec 2004
Religion - we might know what they are, and even what we think their followers do. But do we really know what it means?

The English Civil War: Taking Sides - 1641 - 1644 - Introduction

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The English Civil War: Taking Sides - 1641 - 1644 - Introduction Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Tristram Hunt introduces the third section of our exploration of the Civil War: Taking Sides.