Skip to content

Pages tagged 'Religion'

We have 7 pages tagged as 'Religion'

Related tags:

Filter pages by:

More filter options

Explore.
Watch, listen, debate & discover with our experts

RSS Icon
  • What did Voltaire think about Buddhism? Creative commons image Icon Manchester Art Gallery / Art UK under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license

    What did Voltaire think about Buddhism?

    By Donald S. Lopez Jr.

    Donald S. Lopez, Jr. looks at Voltaire’s early reflections on Buddhism and how, in his desire to separate the Buddha...

    Read more about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    26 Jun 2017

  • What did Voltaire think about Buddhism?

    What did Voltaire think about Buddhism? Creative commons image Icon Manchester Art Gallery / Art UK under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 26 Jun 2017
    Donald S. Lopez, Jr. looks at Voltaire’s early reflections on Buddhism and how, in his desire to separate the Buddha’s teachings from the trappings of...
  • What is Britain's most sacred site? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Production team

    What is Britain's most sacred site?

    By The OpenLearn team

    Britian is scattered with sacred sites - why do we feel the resonance of ancient religion?

    Read more about Managing projects through people

    Video

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 Jun 2017

  • What is Britain's most sacred site?

    Featuring: Video Video
    What is Britain's most sacred site? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 20 Jun 2017
    Britian is scattered with sacred sites - why do we feel the resonance of ancient religion?
  • Ramadan Mubarak! Creative commons image Icon By vetman [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons under Creative-Commons license

    Ramadan Mubarak!

    By Professor Graham Harvey

    27th May - 25th June marks the Muslim observance, Ramadan. Discover how this isn't just a time for abstaining but a...

    Read more about Managing projects through people

    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 May 2017

  • Ramadan Mubarak!

    Ramadan Mubarak! Creative commons image Icon By vetman [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 21 May 2017
    27th May - 25th June marks the Muslim observance, Ramadan. Discover how this isn't just a time for abstaining but a time for celebration while showing...
  • How have the Conservatives overtaken Labour for the British Indian vote? Creative commons image Icon Number 10 under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license

    How have the Conservatives overtaken Labour for the British Indian vote?

    By Rakib Ehsan

    Traditionally, Labour has been able to count on support from British Indians - but not any more. Rakib Ehsan asks:...

    Read more about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    18 May 2017

  • How have the Conservatives overtaken Labour for the British Indian vote?

    How have the Conservatives overtaken Labour for the British Indian vote? Creative commons image Icon Number 10 under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 18 May 2017
    Traditionally, Labour has been able to count on support from British Indians - but not any more. Rakib Ehsan asks: what's changed?
  • 60-Second Adventures in Religion

    Ever wondered why Karl Marx thought religion was like Opium - or whether religion is possible without a god? Voiced by David Mitchell, this series of four 60...

    By The iTunes U team

    Watch now: 60-Second Adventures in Religion

    Video

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Sep 2012

  • 60-Second Adventures in Religion

    Featuring: Video Video
    60-Second Adventures in Religion Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 14 Sep 2012
    Ever wondered why Karl Marx thought religion was like Opium - or whether religion...

    Become an OU student.
    Change your life with a qualification

    RSS Icon

    Why is religion controversial?

    Course Course
    New content
    Advanced level Duration 600 hours Updated 21 Aug 2017 Register by 14 Sep 2017
    This module focuses on the intricate connections between religion and...

    Exploring Religion: places, practices, texts and experiences

    Course Course
    Intermediate level Duration 600 hours Updated 21 Aug 2017 Register by 14 Sep 2017
    This module offers an accessible and cutting-edge introduction to the study of...