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Hinduism

This section contains free worksheets, flashcards, online activities and other educational resources to support teaching and learning about Hinduism in Early Years, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2.  Some may be useful when delivering QCA Schemes of Work for RE units 3B: How and why do Hindus celebrate Divali? and 4A: How and why do Hindus worship at home and in the mandir?

Summary

The religion of Hinduism originated in Northern India about 4000 years ago. It has no known founder or prophets. Hindus believe in one supreme spirit called Brahman. Brahman takes on many forms that some Hindus worship as gods or goddesses in their own right.

          
Hinduism Worksheets and Resources
Resource Name Type Resource Name Type
Diwali Resources HTML Holi Resources HTML
4A: How and why do Hindus worship at home and in the mandir? DFES   DFES
            
Hinduism Links

BBCi: Hinduism  -  Includes history, worship, beliefs, holy days and customs.
Eeshvandana  -  Well presented site for teachers and students of KS3 upwards. Includes sections on Gods & Goddesses, festivals, fasts, beliefs and Puja.
Hinduism  -  Sections on festivals, Hindu life, gods and beliefs.
Hinduism for Schools  -  Largely text-based site with sections which are differentiated for both primary and secondary students.
Hindu Kids Universe  -  Designed for Hindu children. Includes prayers, language, culture, comics & stories, quizzes & games and a parent's section.
Hindu Resources Online  -  Hinduism portal including news and links to other sites.

            
            

First School Years - Hinduism Resources