Religions of the World

A series of short animated films teaching students about different religions. A BBC production.

Episodes

Religions of the World The Jewish story of Moses

This film focuses on Judaism. It narrates the story of Moses as he grows up watching the Jewish people enslaved and follows him as he leads his people to freedom, through the Red Sea to their promised land.
  • 2016
  • 00:04:04
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 03/22/2021

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Religions of the World Sikh stories

This film focuses on Sikhism and features the stories of The Milk & The Jasmine Flower and Duni Chand & the Silver Needle. Guru Nanak shows the townspeople there is always room in the world for more holiness, and that only good deeds go with us to the next world, not money and gold.
  • 2016
  • 00:03:25
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 03/18/2021

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Religions of the World The Hindu story of Rama and Sita

Rama and Sita is one of the main stories from Hinduism. This story is connected with Diwali - the annual festival of light held every autumn. It is about Rama rescuing Sita from the demon King Ravana with the help of Hanuman and his monkey army.
  • 2016
  • 00:04:57
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 03/16/2021

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Religions of the World The Five Pillars of Islam

This film focuses on Islam and follows Amina as she explains the Five Pillars of Islam (Shahadah, Salah, Zakah, Sawm and Hajj) to her little brother Rahib.
  • 2016
  • 00:03:36
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 03/16/2021

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Religions of the World The Buddhist story of Siddhartha and the Swan and The Monkey King

This film focuses on Buddhism, and narrates two Buddhist stories - the story of Siddhartha rescuing the hurt swan, and of the Monkey King showing the greedy human king the importance of caring for his people.
  • 2016
  • 00:04:19
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 03/16/2021

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