Showcasing the special coming-of-age ceremonies of the world's great religions the author covers the founding history, leaders, and symbols of Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, and Buddhism
Do you wonder what goes on inside a church, a temple, or a mosque? Do you find it strange that some of your friends worship on Saturday and others on Sunday? Why are young Buddhist's heads shaved? What do you suppose is meant by "speaking in tongues"?Worshipers tread many different paths in their search for peace, love and eternal happiness. This book will tell you about the most familiar paths or faiths, and about some of the lesser-known faiths, too.