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Online Resource List for World Religions Unit

 

World Religions

Southern Poverty Law Center
http://www.splcenter.org/


Museum of Tolerance
http://www.wiesenthal.com/mot/


United Nations CyberSchool Bus
Resources for world history and current events
http://www.un.org/Pubs/CyberSchoolBus/


PeaceTech
PeaceTech's mission is to put simple tools for peace in the hands of people everywhere.
http://www.peace-tech.com


Educator's for Social Responsibility
This group is attempting to make teaching social responsibility a core practice in education.
http://www.esrnational.org

Programs and Organizations with Educational Materials for the Study of Religion, Spirituality and Ethics

Religious Calendars
www.webexhibits.org/calendars

United Religions Initiative: The purpose of the United Religions Initiative is to promote enduring, daily interfaith cooperation, to end religiously motivated violence and to create cultures of peace, justice and healing for the Earth and all living beings.
http://www.uri.org

Council for Spiritual and Ethical Education
http://www.csee.org/member/index.html


Pluralism Project, Committee on the Study of Religion, Harvard University(slides or CDs available of religious scenes and places of worship around America)
http://www.fas.harvard.edu/~pluralsm/


Institute for Global Ethics
http://www.globalethics.org/


United Nations CyberSchool Bus
Resources for world history and current events
http://www.un.org/Pubs/CyberSchoolBus/
 

The History Channel
Explore "This Day in History", great speeches, and fun & games (type in religion in the search box) http://www.HistoryChannel.com/


A Guide to Internet Resources for the Study of Religion (also includes indigenous traditions and goes well beyond the five major world religions) This is a very valuable academic resource.
http://www.academicinfo.net/Religionmeta.html



Sites of Particular World Religions and Spiritual Traditions

 

Ba'hai
http://www.bcca.org/
http://safnet.com/bahai/


Buddhism
Buddhanet's Search Engine
Type in any topic from Buddhism and you'll receive a comprehensive list of sites for further exploration.
http://www.buddhanet.net/searchal.htm


Zoroastrianism
http://www.avesta.org/


Taoism
http://www.tao.org/


http://www.onedropbooks.com/index.html
Book store on Rastafarianism & Selassie

http://web.syr.edu/~affellem/raslinx.html
List of Links

http://www.rastafaritimes.com/news.shtml
Current news & debates within the Rasta community

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