Narratives taken to be true by a particular culture which explain various ideas on how the world came into being.
The path recommended by Buddha to achieve peace and liberation, or Nirvana.
A set of ethical/moral teachings based upon cause and effect found in Hindu and Buddhist teachings.
A twentieth century Hindu political and religious leader who pioneered the ideas of satyagraha, or "soul force," and ahimsa, or "total nonviolence," in his struggle to liberate people in India from British colonial rule.
The sacred or holy text for Muslims.