The Four Goals of Hindu Life: Kama, Artha, Dharma & Moksha


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The Hindu goal of kama, from which we get the Kamasutra, makes it permissible to seek _____.

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1. Wealth and power are permissibly sought for through the Hindu goal of _____.

2. Which of the following is FALSE about dharma?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of the four permissible goals of a Hindu life. You'll be assessed on your ability to identify and define these Hindu goals as well as details related to them.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on your understanding of:

  • Goals of Hinduism
  • Artha
  • An important Hindu text

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related religion lesson on Hinduism
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define Hindu goals, such as Dharma and Kama
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Hindu texts
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about Hinduism

Additional Learning

To learn more about Hinduism, review the following lesson on The Four Goals of Hindu Life: Kama, Artha, Dharma & Moksha. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Learn about the principles of Hinduism
  • Understand the significance of the four goals of Hindu life
  • Identify examples and applications of the four goals
  • Know the meaning of 'Atman'