World Religions Poster Board/PowerPoint Project
(Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Sikhism)
Due: March 13, 2020
Objective: You will be creating a poster board or PowerPoint containing pertinent facts about one of the major world religions.
Include the following items/sections:
1) Title: Name of the religion and one appropriate picture
2) Demographics: What are followers of this religion called? How many people practice this religion today? Where do most of them live today?
3) Historical background: How and when did the religion begin? Where did it begin?
4) Key person or people: Who founded the religion or was an important prophet?
5) Basic beliefs: How many gods do they believe in? What are their basic beliefs? Do followers of the religion believe in reincarnation or a final judgment day? What is the code of behavior that they live their life by?
6) Sacred text or holy book: What is the holy book or sacred text of the religion called?
7) Sacred place of worship: What is their place of worship called?
8) Symbol(s): What symbol(s) represent the religion and why?
9) Celebrations, festivals, or holidays
10) Interesting facts: What is special about the religion OR what are some other interesting facts about it?
*Please, do NOT copy and paste information. Read it and then write it in your own words!