Scripture, also called sacred scripture, the revered texts, or holy writ, of the world’s religions scriptures comprise a large part of the literature of the world. Now, in sacred texts of the world, professor grant hardy of the university of north carolina at asheville takes you deeply into the world canon of sacred writings that. Chapter two the sacred texts of islam as we begin our study, we first turn to a brief introduction to the sacred texts of islam the purpose here is to acquaint the. There are two main groups of sacred writings that people of the confucianism religion follow they are split into two groups, the four books and the five classics. We’ve compiled a list of our picks of spiritual texts from around the world the oldest texts of ancient egypt and possibly the oldest sacred texts in the world.
Complete chronological list of sacred texts featured on the british library's online gallery. Sacredtexts 10,673 likes · 171 talking about this this is the official facebook page for fans of sacred-textscom, the internet sacred text archive. Archive of primary texts relating to all major world religions and many other spiritual practices, including all major scriptures and hundreds of other documents. The quran is the sacred scripture of islam and is believed to be the unaltered word of god the sunna, in its written form hadith, while not scripture, is part of the.
Online shopping for books from a great selection of hebrew bible (old testament), talmud, torah, zohar, general aas & more at everyday low prices. This is a page designed to list all pages at wikiquote which are devoted to specific religious texts pages in category religious texts the sacred exchange. Unitarian universalism looks to many sources for religious inspiration, including world scripture and the bible.
What is sacred how do we extract meaning from sacred texts where do religious stories come from how are these stories relevant to people today. Sacred texts of hinduism complete translation of the rig-veda, transcribed sanskrit rig-veda, max mullers' translation of the upanishads.