Top 5 Religious Books You Must Read | Indian Popular Books

Religion is a personal belief it is as simple as that either you are religious or not and if you follow a certain religion there should be no restrictions and no set of rules for worship it should be simple and unconditional.

We worship God in different forms and mediums as there is no evidence of the existence of God in a particular form. There are many spiritual gurus where you seek guidance and directions in life.

There are other who read Religious books that not clear your doubts but also give you an insight into life to attain enlightenment that is complete peace and rest. Here are 5 most popular religious books on must read:

THE HOLY Quran

The Holy Quran is the most sacred book on Islamic religion and beliefs. It is believed to be recited by God to Muhammad through an angel called Jibril. The book contains 114 chapters and each chapter is known as a sura. The Quran conveys the teachings, preaching’s and belief of Muhammad including the existence of God and resurrection. The doctrine of the last day and eschatology (the final fate of the universe) may be reckoned as the second great doctrine of the Quran. As a matter of fact, any suras are actually dedicated to the preparation of afterlife .during the month of Ramazan the Muslims try to read the whole Quran during the Tarawih prayers. The Quran is used along with authentic and reliable hadith to interpret sharia law. During prayers, the Quran is recited only in Arabic.

BHAGAVAD GITA

This is probably the best ever book on religion. It teaches you how to lead the life with proper direction so that you lead a carefree life. It removes boundaries and restrictions in life and enriches the mind.The book is in the form of narrative text between Pandava prince and his guide and charioteer Lord Krishna. It was during the time of war when Arjun was unable to continue the war as his opponents were his near and dear ones and to kill them was a reason of guilt for Arjun. Lord Krishna explains him the importance of karma, dharma, mokshaya and meditation and that Arjun should fulfil his Kshatriya (warrior) duties without getting emotional. It is said that one read the Gita thoroughly never gets confused in life elaborating on a variety of philosophical concepts.

 

TRIPITAKA

Tripitaka is a Sanskrit word that means three baskets or a collection of writings. The origin of it is unknown but it is said to be spread from one generation to the other just like Vedas and Upanishads it explains the relationship of the internal body with the soul in the exterior. It is a collection of Buddhist teaching that is followed by the people of China. Each set consists of three baskets the first basket is the expected discipline of the monks second is the basket of oration or speech and lastly is the basket of teachings; belief and doctrine.Tripitakas literature is in Pali or some in Sanskrit and also in other Asian languages.

 

VEDAS

Vedas is a collection of hymns and collection of poems and it also contains all religious texts during the Aryan settlement and is usually in ancient Sanskrit language. There are four Vedas: the Rigveda, the Yajurveda, the Samaveda and the Atharvaveda. They are comprised of huge texts and probably the older spiritual literature found which means knowledge and revelation. The Vedas is divided into mantras or prayers, the second stay explains how to perform a ritual and have mantras that are chanted in various religious ceremonies.

BIBLE

 The Holy bible is probably the most popular religious books read all over the world. It has two parts one is the old testimonial that has 39 books and the new testimonial that has 26 books. The holy bible spreads the light of Christianity and also states the teachings of Christ. Whether you read it as a religious text or as a work of literature it is a must read the religious text which one read once in your lifetime.  The God says that we are children in the eyes of God. From the story of the Creation in Genesis to the miracles performed by Jesus Christ recorded in the New Testament. The new testimonial briefs us about the rebirth among the most humble human and circumstances. Bible is for the entire mankind from Jesus Christ himself for the entire world.

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