Synonyms of 'religion: Religious books'
Adi GranthApocryphathe 14 books included as an appendix to the Old Testament in the Septuagint and the Vulgate but not included in the Hebrew canon. They are not printed in Protestant versions of the Bible AtharvedaAyurvedaan ancient medical treatise on the art of healing and prolonging life, sometimes regarded as a fifth Veda Bhagavad-Gitaa sacred Hindu text composed about 200 bc and incorporated into the Mahabharata, a Sanskrit epic Biblethe sacred writings of the Christian religion, comprising the Old and New Testaments and, in the Roman Catholic Church, the Apocrypha Book of Mormona sacred book of the Mormon Church, believed by Mormons to be a history of certain ancient peoples in America, written on golden tablets (now lost) and revealed by the prophet Mormon to Joseph Smith Granth or Guru Granth SahibI Chingan ancient Chinese book of divination and a source of Confucian and Taoist philosophy. Answers to questions and advice may be obtained by referring to the text accompanying one of 64 hexagrams, selected at random Koran or Quranthe sacred book of Islam, believed by Muslims to be the infallible word of God dictated to Mohammed through the medium of the angel Gabriel Li ChiLuMahabharataan epic Sanskrit poem of India, dealing chiefly with the struggle between two rival families. It contains many separate episodes, the most notable of which is the Bhagavad-Gita New Testamentthe collection of writings consisting of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, Pauline and other Epistles, and the book of Revelation, composed soon after Christ's death and added to the Jewish writings of the Old Testament to make up the Christian Bible Old Testamentthe collection of books comprising the sacred Scriptures of the Hebrews and essentially recording the history of the Hebrew people as the chosen people of God; the first part of the Christian Bible RamayanaRigvedaSamavedaShi ChingSiddhantaSu ChingTalmudTipitakaTorahTripitakathe three collections of books making up the Buddhist canon of scriptures VedaYajurveda ▷ See religion
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