Hinduism

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noun Hin·du·ism \ˈhin-(ˌ)dü-ˌi-zəm\

Definition of Hinduism

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

1809

First Known Use of hinduism

1809


HINDUISM Defined for English Language Learners

Hinduism

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noun Hin·du·ism \ˈhin-(ˌ)dü-ˌi-zəm\

Definition of Hinduism for English Language Learners

  • : 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



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