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Hinduism

noun Hin·du·ism \ˈhin-(ˌ)dü-ˌi-zəm\

: the main religion of India which includes the worship of many gods and the belief that after you die you return to life in a different form

Full Definition of HINDUISM

:  the dominant religion of India that emphasizes dharma with its resulting ritual and social observances and often mystical contemplation and ascetic practices

First Known Use of HINDUISM

1809

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HINDUISM Defined for Kids

Hinduism

noun Hin·du·ism \ˈhin-ˌdü-ˌi-zəm\

Definition of HINDUISM for Kids

:  a set of cultural and religious beliefs and practices that originated in India

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