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Core spiritual ideas of Buddhism | World History | Khan Academy

Core spiritual ideas of Buddhism | World History | Khan Academy

– [Instructor] What I’d like to do in this video is explore the core spiritual ideas of Buddhism. And we’re going to do it relative to the core spiritual...

Zoroastrianism | World History | Khan Academy

Zoroastrianism | World History | Khan Academy

– [Instructor] So in any discussion of ancient Persia, we quickly talk about the faith of the Achaemenid Empire, and that’s Zoroastrianism, and it’s popularized by Cyrus the Great...

Hindu scripture overview | World History | Khan Academy

Hindu scripture overview | World History | Khan Academy

– [Instructor] As we’ve mentioned in previous videos, Hinduism is a very diverse religion, with many different practices, and even different beliefs, but there is a core centered around...

Bhakti movement | World History | Khan Academy

Bhakti movement | World History | Khan Academy

– [Instructor] In other videos we have talked about the various empires of India as we exit the Vedic period. We talk about the Maurya Empire famous for the...

Arab-Islamic History: From Tribes to Empires | IsraelX on edX

Arab-Islamic History: From Tribes to Empires | IsraelX on edX

MIRI SHEFER-MOSSENSOHN: Hello, my name is Miri Shefer-Mossensohn, a professor of Middle Eastern history at Tel Aviv University. For the past 20 years, I have studied Islamic medicine and...

Arian Controversy and the Council of Nicaea | World History | Khan Academy

Arian Controversy and the Council of Nicaea | World History | Khan Academy

– [Instructor] In previous videos, we have talked about how Christianity evolved and developed under the Roman Empire. In particular we saw that as we entered into the 4th...

Golden age of Islam | World History | Khan Academy

Golden age of Islam | World History | Khan Academy

– [Instructor] In other videos we talk about the rapid spread of Islam, and one of the interesting things about these early Islamic empires is they preserved much of...

Theravada and Mahayana Buddhism | World History | Khan Academy

Theravada and Mahayana Buddhism | World History | Khan Academy

– [Instructor] What I’d like to do in this video is talk about the major schools of Buddhism as it is practiced today. And it can be broadly divided...

Contextualization–Islam | World History | Khan Academy

Contextualization–Islam | World History | Khan Academy

– [Instructor] Here is a passage from the Scottish philosopher, writer, even a little bit of mathematics, historian Thomas Carlyle. And, he wrote this On Heroes, Hero-Worship, & the...

Spread of Islam part 3 | World History | Khan Academy

Spread of Islam part 3  | World History | Khan Academy

– [Instructor] Other videos we have talked about the early history of Islam, which really revolves around the life of Mohammed. Mohammed, as we talked about, was born roughly...