answersLogoWhite

0

Religion & Spirituality
Buddhism
India Religion and Spirituality

What are the main religions that are practiced in India?


Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
Answered 2014-01-12 18:57:01

The majority of people in India are Hindus and their religion is called Hinduism. One of the names of India is Hindustan which means home of Hindus. Around 80% of the population are Hindus. Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Sikhism are the four main religions in India.

Others religious groups include Islam, Christianity and various types of Paganism.

001
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
๐Ÿ˜‚
0
User Avatar

Your Answer

Loading...

Still have questions?

Related Questions

Name 3 of the main religions practiced in India?

Three religions practiced in India include Bhuddism, Tao/Daoism, and Siikism.


What is the main religion practiced by the people in India?

The main religion practiced by the people in India is Hinduism.


What religion are practiced in India?

India has many different religions.The main religions in INdia are Hinduism,Buddism and Christianity.There are also many different subreligions in India (e.g Christianity-Catholic).


What are the main religions practiced in Zimbabwe?

Christianity is the main religion of Zimbabwe.


What religions begin with the letter D?

Druze (practiced in Jordan, Lebanon, Syria)Digambara (practiced in India)


Tahosim list three other religions main religions and where they are practiced?

If you mean Taoism, then one of the other religions is Budhaism.


What are the three main religions practiced around the world?

The three main religions practice around the world are Christianity, Islam, and Judaism.


What different religions are practiced in India today?

Mainly, Hinduism, Islam, and Christianity.


How many religions are practiced in Nigeria?

the main ones are islam and christianity


What are the religions practiced in Europe?

The main religion practised in Europe is Christianity.


What are India's main religions?

Hinduism, Islam, Sikhism, Christianity are main religions of India.


Are indigenous religions still in practiced today?

Yes; it depends on the religious group. Many Native American peoples continue to follow their ancestral religions. African religions are still practiced--and in India the "indigenous" religion is the main form of religion. Many Japanese still practice Shintoism and many Koreans still practice shamanism.


What are the main religions of India?

Hindu and Muslim


What are the main religions in India?

The answer is Hinduism and buddism.


Where is Hinduism one of the main religions?

India.


Which main 8 religions are followed in india?

The main religions that are followed in India include Sikhism,Hinduism,Vaishnavism,Shaivism,Smartism,Shaktism and Islamic.


What is the popualtion of religions in India?

The two main religions in India are: Hinduism (80% of the population) and Islam (13% of the population).


What are the two main religions in India?

Currently two main religion in India are Hinduism & Islam. Other religions include shikh, Jain, Christian & Buddhism. But followers of these religions are very few.


What main religions are practiced in east Africa?

mostly islamic religion a few are christians


What religions were practiced in colonial North Carolina?

The religions that were practiced in colonial North Carolina were the Anglican and the Jewish religions.


What is the present status of Buddhism in India?

Buddhism is freely practiced by many, as a minority religion in India Hinduism is the dominant religion in India, but many other religions are practiced, including Islam, Christianity, Sikhism, Jainism, and many more.


How many religions are practiced in the US?

Over 1200 diffrent religions are practiced in the USA


What religions are practiced in panama?

The religions practiced in Panama are Roman Catholic and Evangelical Christian.


What are the 2 main religions in india?

Hinduism Buddhism


What was the main religion in Niger?

In the African country of Niger, the main religion is Islam. Other religions that are practiced are Animism and Christianity.