Hinduism in Five Minutes - Steven W Ramey

Hinduism in Five Minutes - Steven W Ramey

14. Has Hinduism Changed Since its Creation?

Hinduism in Five Minutes - Steven W Ramey

Steven W Ramey [+-]
University of Alabama
Steven W. Ramey is a Professor in Religious Studies at the University of Alabama, where he also directs the Asian Studies Program.

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What we call Hinduism today has continually changed, like all religions. This essay considers the difficulty answering this question, as it depends on determining what counts as the point of creation, but change has been so common that each change becomes another potential point of creation.

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Ramey, Steven. 14. Has Hinduism Changed Since its Creation?. Hinduism in Five Minutes. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 47-49 Aug 2022. ISBN 9781800502406. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=41681. Date accessed: 15 Jun 2024 doi: 10.1558/equinox.41681. Aug 2022

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