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World Religion Day

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Introductory level Updated 12 Jan 2016
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

Hindu Creation Stories Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
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 Copyright: 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 Copyright: 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 23 Feb 2016
This free course, Studying religion, will give you an opportunity to think about some of the key concepts and methods of the discipline of...

Religion today: Themes and issues

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Advanced level Duration 15 hours Updated 19 Jan 2016
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 25 May 2016 Register by 08 Sep 2016
This module introduces six major religions: Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism and Sikhism; exploring beliefs, practices, concepts...