The Asian & Abrahamic religions [videorecording] :a divine encounter in America : a documentary / by Gerald Krell & Meyer Odze ; producer, director, Gerald Krell ; producer/director of photography/editor, Meyer Odze ; Connecticut Public Television ; Auteur Productions Ltd. ; American Public Television.
Contributor(s): Krell, Gerald | Odze, Meyer | Wilson, Marvin R | Auteur Productions | Connecticut Public Television | American Public Television.Material type: Visual materialPublisher: [Potomac, Md.] : Auteur Productions, Description: 1 videodisc (155 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 study guide (53 p. ; 28 cm.).Other title: Asian and Abrahamic religions | Divine encounter in America.Subject(s): Asia -- Religion | United States -- Religion | Hinduism | Buddhism | Sikhism | Jainism
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DVD; Dolby digital 2.0.
Music, Ustad Imrat Khan.
Originally broadcast on televsion on April 20, 2011.
Study guide written by Marvin Wilson.
"Explores the beliefs, practices and rituals of Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism, Jainism. Examining the similarities and differences with the Abrahamic religions, how they perceive each other, confront prejudice and stereotypes and how they can understand and respect one another"--Container.
Hinduism : spiritual oneness -- The people across the river -- Buddhism : becoming the Buddha -- Sikhism : the first guru, a revolutionary activist -- The Abrahamics meet a religion older than their own-- Hinduism -- Hinduism : god or gods -- Sikh view of God -- Beneath the turban -- Buddhist beliefs : commonalities, differences -- The monastic life : a boot camp for the soul -- Hinduism : what is shared? what is different? -- Sikhism : a religion of the Book -- A great Hindu epic : the wedding -- Early immigration : a story of contact -- 300th anniversary of the Guru Granth Sahib : an American day -- The transcendentalists (Walden & Thoreau) -- Hinduism enters the American imagination -- Honoring their Buddhist roots -- Gandhi, Jainism and American civil rights -- Asian religions become "cool" -- Lord Krishna's birthday -- Yoga -- Meditation -- Martial arts -- Interfaith marriages : The challenges -- Between the generations.