List of Asian Religions
Asia is the home of many of today's religions, including those that are observed in the West. Religions in Asia spawned from four main areas: East Asia, which gave birth to Confucianism, Taoism and Shintoism; South Asia, which gave rise to Hinduism,...
Asia is the largest and most populous continent, with a wide variety of religions.
The largest religion in Asia is Islam with approx. 1.1 billion adherents. Asia was ...
The continent of Asia has been the birthplace of many of the world's major
religions. Today, Asia continues to reflect the religious diversity of the planet. In
Article and statistics on the popularity of various religions in the Asian American
community, along with how religion, spirituality, and faith affect the daily lives of ...
Jul 19, 2012 ... When it comes to religion, the Asian-American community is a study in contrasts,
encompassing groups that run the gamut from highly religious ...
We are concerned here with the place of Asian religions in the study of world
history. When we study the history of Europe and America we can assume at
Knowledge of philosophical and religious traditions is important to understanding
many aspects of East Asia's diverse cultures. This major seeks to train students ...
The Asian Religions subfield emphasizes the study of Asian religions in their
historical, intellectual, and cultural contexts. Students normally specialize in one ...
Southeast Asia. Hinduism spread to Burma, Thailand, Cambodia,. Indonesia via
trade and Brahman priests. Hinduism was the state religion for various SE Asian.
Oct 28, 2011 ... Having spent the past 10 years writing and teaching on Asian religions, I now
have something to confess: Asia does not have religion.