What Are Some of the Modern-Day Traditions of Hinduism?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 9, 2020 2:19:57 AM ET

Hinduism is the third-largest religion in the world after Christianity and Islam, as well as the world's oldest religion. Approximately 15.1% percent of the world's population is Hindu, including 79.8% of the population of India. By contrast, only 0.7% of adults in the United States practice Hinduism.