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The World's Wisdom: Sacred Texts of the World's Religions Summary
Philip Novak

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The World's Wisdom: Sacred Texts of the World's Religions Summary

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"The World's Wisdom - Sacred Texts of the World's Religions," by Philip Novak, is a historical account of the seven great religions of the world and a summary of primal religions that preceded them and no longer exist. The author describes the most revered and sacred writings and tomes for each of the religions. The author points out that of the estimated 100,000 religions that man created, most have faded and been overtaken by the larger religions that are showcased in the book.

The book begins by describing Hinduism, including its origin and progression throughout its history. The Hindu religion originated in Europe and was exported to India. There is an explanation and examples of Hindu hymns, which were called "Vedas" or "sacred knowledge." These vedas were fundamental in the formation of the Hindu religion. The rituals associated with these hymns were used for the well-being and success of...

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