What Is Reincarnation in Hinduism? - Definition & Cycle - Quiz & Worksheet


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Reincarnation is placing the ____ in a new physical receptacle.

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1. The cycle of birth, life, and death is ended when a person attains mukti, or:

2. Karma is:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of the reincarnation cycle in Hinduism. Some vocabulary terms you'll be assessed on include karma, mukti, and samsara.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on:

  • The reincarnation cycle
  • How the cycle comes to an end
  • The definition of samsara and karma

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on reincarnation in Hinduism
  • Defining key concepts - verify that you can accurately define main phrases, such as karma and samsara
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about beliefs in Hinduism

Additional Learning

To learn more about the reincarnation cycle, review the accompanying lesson, What is Reincarnation in Hinduism? - Definition & Cycle. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define reincarnation and its associated terms
  • Learn the importance of karma in Hinduism
  • Understand enlightenment and its role in ending the cycle of reincarnation