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World Religion Day

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Introductory level Updated 09 Jan 2015
As part of World Religion Day's aim to promote understanding of different faiths, we have compiled a great range of resources on religions and...

Hindu Creation Stories

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Intermediate level Duration 5 mins Updated 08 Jan 2015
Our animation shares a Hindu view of creation.

Video interview: Hindu leader, Ano Rao

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Video interview: Hindu leader, Ano Rao Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Apr 2012
In this video, executive representative at the Hindu Council UK, Ano Rao, discusses her role and the general role of women in religion with The...

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.

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Studying religion

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Introductory level Duration 20 hours Updated 17 Oct 2013
This unit will give you an opportunity to think about some of the key concepts and methods of the discipline of Religious Studies. You will meet...

Religion today: Themes and issues

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Advanced level Duration 15 hours Updated 23 Jun 2011
There is a widespread perception in the West that we live in a secular age, an age in which religion is at best an optional extra, if not a false...

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Introducing religions

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Intermediate level Duration 600 hours Updated 29 Aug 2015 Register by 10 Sep 2015
This module introduces six major religions: Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism and Sikhism; exploring beliefs, practices, concepts...