Eastern Religions

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Encyclopedia Britannica Online

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World Book Online

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General Religious Sites

Beliefnet

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BBC

http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/


Religious Resources

http://www.religiousresources.org/


Encyclopdedia of Religion and Society

http://hirr.hartsem.edu/ency/


Find the Data

http://religions.findthedata.org/


Religious Facts

http://www.religionfacts.com/


Compare Religions

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Specific Religions

Buddhism

Basic Buddhism Guide: Entry level Buddhism with outlines and summaries of the Basic Concepts and Teachings http://www.buddhanet.net/e-learning/basic-guide.htm

About Buddhism: Here you will find some information on Buddhism to help you gain a basic understanding of this ancient religion and philosophy http://www.aboutbuddhism.org/

BuddhaNet is the result of a vision to link up with the growing world-wide culture of people committed to the Buddha's teachings and lifestyle, as an on-line cyber sangha. http://www.buddhanet.net/

Buddhism from the BBC http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/buddhism/

http://religions.findthedata.org/l/48/Buddhism-General

Taoism

http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/taoism/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/taoism/

http://www.beliefnet.com/Faiths/Taoism/What-Do-Taoists-Believe.aspx

http://religions.findthedata.org/l/37/Taoism

Confucianism

http://www.patheos.com/Library/Confucianism/Beliefs

http://factsanddetails.com/china.php?itemid=88

http://totallyhistory.com/confucianism-during-the-han-dynasty/

http://religions.findthedata.org/l/4/Confucianism

Legalism

http://www.philosophybasics.com/general_eastern_chinese.html (Simplest explanation)

http://www.mrpilato.com/topics.cfm?subpage=366188

http://www.theepochtimes.com/n2/china-news/guan-zhong-first-chinese-legalist-and-state-philosopher-361386.html (Longer, but very clear)

http://history.cultural-china.com/en/167History8721.html

http://www.applet-magic.com/legalism.htm

http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/ethics-chinese/#Leg (scroll about 4/5 down the page)

http://www.philosophy.hku.hk/ch/Lord%20Shang.htm

http://www.philosophy.hku.hk/ch/Shen%20Bu%20Hai.htm

Sikhism

http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/sikhism/

http://www.religioustolerance.org/sikhism2.htm

http://www.sikhismguide.org/sikh-belief.aspx

http://www.sgpc.net/sikhism/gurmat-rehni.html

http://www.religionfacts.com/sikhism/history.htm

http://religions.findthedata.org/l/52/Sikhism

http://www.beliefnet.com/Faiths/Sikhism/Sikhism-Basics.aspx

Hinduism

Hindupedia is devoted to educating the public about all aspects of Hinduism ranging from history and philosophy to current events that impact Hindus. We will strive to hold ourselves to the highest level of integrity and provide a factual and neutral perspective on all topics. On contentious issues, we will strive to present the information from all sides and provide the reader with a holistic view of the issue.

http://www.hindupedia.com/

Hindu Myths are available at Indian Mythology http://members.tripod.com/~srinivasp/mythology/stories.htm

BBC: http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/hinduism/

http://religions.findthedata.org/l/49/Hinduism-General

http://www.religionlink.com/tip_120719c.php

http://hinduismfacts.org/

http://www.religionfacts.com/hinduism/index.htm