Population Growth Projections, Chapter 1: Salvation is achieved through a spiritual oneness of the soul atman and the ultimate reality of the universe Brahma. Explore religious beliefs around the world through an interactive map produced by WGBH. Doing a small-group activity: You may then click on one of eight religious groupings listed in the menu to examine its relative popularity in each country. Year Estimated Baha'i statistics from:
What is noteworthy about the tribal chiefs, and presumably about the earlier men of the same type, is that because of the vagaries of life, their potency could never be firmly established. Several rulers of the time converted or intermarried with people of the faith and established Islam as the state religion. Korean Shamanism — Muism. Opinions vary as to what countries make up the modern definition of Asia and the Middle East.
Other Christian and Protestant denominations are listed below that. Archived from the original on 12 June Studies in Comparative Religion Vol. Buddhism Members of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community believe that Mirza Ghulam Ahmad is the fulfilment of the prophecy of appearance of the Maitreya Buddha, who is a future Buddha who will eventually appear on earth and usher an age of peace and security. Nowadays these religions are practiced only by minorities.
All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from January Webarchive template wayback links. However Compare Infobase Limited and its directors do not own any responsibility for the correctness or authenticity of the same. However there are over 50 sub-sects of Hinduism. October Learn how and when to remove this template message. Today this religion is a minority, but has in recent years seen a resurgence. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.