The World's Wisdom: Sacred Texts of the World's Religions Setting & Symbolism

Philip Novak
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The Rig-Veda

The Rig-Veda is the most important of the four Veda collections which features, Indra, the most charismatic of the Hindu gods.

The Bhagavad Gita

The Bhagavad Gita is held in the highest esteem by the Hindus. This work is the most exalted of all of the Hindu scriptures. It is the most popular book in Hindu literature and it is the perfect representation of both the Vedas and the Upanishads.

The Dharma

Buddha or the Awakened One taught the concepts of Buddhism from the Dharma which was also known as the Way of Truth.

The Four Books of Confucius

The most revered writing of Confucianism is The Four Books of Confucius which include: The Great Learning, The Doctrine of the Great Harmony, the Mencius (the teachings of Confucius' disciple, Mencius) and the Analects which contain sayings and observations by Confucius.

Taoism Holy Writings

Lao Tzu, who...

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