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The Five Precepts or ‘Pancha Shraddha’ - Hinduism Basics for Children

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Veda, Guru: Scripture, Preceptor
The Five Precepts or ‘Pancha Shraddha’ - Hinduism Basics for Children

Veda, Guru: Scripture, Preceptor

‘Pancha Shraddha’ or the five precepts constitute the five basic Hindu beliefs. By teaching these to sons and daughters, parents worldwide pass on the Sanatana Dharma to their children.

5. Veda, Guru: Scripture, Preceptor

The dear children should be taught that God revealed the Vedas and Agamas, which contain the eternal truths. They learn to be obedient, following the precepts of these sacred scriptures and awakened 'satgurus,' whose guidance is absolutely essential for spiritual progress and enlightenment.

Reproduced with permission from Himalayan Academy Publications. Parents and educators may visit minimela.com to purchase many of these resources at a very low cost, for distribution in your community and classes.

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