Synopses & Reviews
Become an instant expert on world religions—in just one hour
This text provides key facts about religions—their histories and stories, their beliefs and rituals, their literature and festivals, and their people and places. This book also recognises the major differences within each religion. This is a valuable guide for quick reference and offers a glimpse of the world of beliefs. Religions covered in the book include Baha'i, Buddhism, Christianity, Daoism, Hinduism, Islam, Jainism, Judaism, Shinto, Sikhism, and Zoroastrianism.
About the Author
Joanne O'Brien is the coauthor of the World Religions: Facts on File series. Sandra Palmer is an author and lecturer in religious education.