In Discovering World Religions, author Gabriel J. Gomes provides a comprehensive overview of a wide range of world religions, including Native American, African traditional, Hinduism, Jainism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Daoism, Shinto, Zoroastrianism, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, and more.One is transforming the medium, or making the material usedafood, sacrifice, other offerings, and prayersathe sacred meeting ground to reconnect with divinity. ... Worship Rituals Puja, or worship service, generally begins with preliminary rites involving purification accompanied by prayers. Before morning rituals, the head of the household, or someone else in the family, first purifies himself by doing theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Discovering World Religions|
|Author||:||Gabriel J. Gomes|
|Publisher||:||iUniverse - 2012-07|