Religions that adopt reincarnation as part of their mainstream teachings include Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism. However, there are sects of other religions that incorporate reincarnation on a smaller level, such as Kabb... More »

The major Kurdish religion is Sunni Muslim, but a significant number of Kurds adhere to other religions, including Christianity, Judaism, Zoroastrianism and the distinctly Kurdish faith of Yazidism. Other Islamic faiths ... More » World View Religion

Hindus believe in samsara, an eternal cycle of birth, life and deaths or reincarnation, explains How Stuff Works. In Hinduism, each individual soul is considered immortal or eternal. Samsara is controlled by karma, which... More »

Some large world religions are Christianity, Islam, Hinduism and Buddhism. Christianity is the largest with approximately 2.4 billion followers. There is also Sikhism, Judaism and Confucianism. More »

As of 2010, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism and Buddhism are some of the most widespread religions in the world, in terms of global population percentage. Folk religions and other religions such as Judaism make up a smalle... More »

Some similarities between Jainism and Buddhism include their comparable behavioral proscriptions for liberation and their shared historical origin in the 6th century BC. Both were also founded by men who rejected a life ... More »

The five major world religions are Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism and Judaism. More than 70 percent of the world's population identify with one of these five religions around the world. All of these religions ha... More »