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Hinduism: The Four Stages of Life

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The four stages of Hindu life are known as the _____.

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1. The generation of Americans that care for both their children and parents at the same time is often called the 'Sandwich Generation' What Hindu stage of life is similar?

2. A young Hindu man is beginning to think of marriage and family. He is most likely at the end of the _____ stage of life.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

There are four stages of life in Hinduism, and this quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your knowledge of them. Some terms you'll be assessed on include the names and characteristics of the stages.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on the following:

  • Collective name of the Four Stages
  • Hindu term for reincarnation
  • Phase in which a young Hindu lives with a Guru
  • Stage also known as retirement
  • Hindu's ultimate goal

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related world religions lesson
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the first stage of life
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the freedom from the cycle of reincarnation

Additional Learning

To learn more about religion, review the accompanying lesson titled Hinduism: The Four Stages of Life. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Understand the Hindu faith
  • Learn the four stages of Hindu life
  • Know Hindu terminology
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