Saturday, November 21, 2020

MPYE 005 World Religions Solved Assignment 2020-21


MPYE 005 World Religions

Solved Assignment 2020-21

Note: i) Give answer of all five questions. ii) All five questions carry equal marks. iii) The answer of questions no. 1 and 2 should be in about 500 words.

1. Explain syadvad and anekantvad. Discuss the role of these theories in Ethics advocated by Jainism.


What do understand by Ultimate Principal as Unity? Discuss and evaluate in the light of Sikh Metaphysics.

2. Discuss and critically evaluate the idea of God in Islamic Metaphysics.


What is the concept of purusartha in Hinduism? Write a short note on the metaphysical basis of purusartha.

3. Answer any two questions in about 250 words each.

a) How Buddhist Philosophy try to establish karma-theory without accepting soul?

b) Discuss the basic principles of faith in Judaism.

c) Discuss the concept of Ren and Empathy in Confucianism. How do these concepts contribute in the moral philosophy of Confucianism?

d) Discuss the doctrine of the Trinity in the light of Christian Metaphysics.  

4. Answer any four questions in about 150 words each.

a) Critically evaluate the problem of evil in Christianity.

b) What is the concept of Tao? Discuss the philosophy of Symbol in Taoism.  

c) Critically evaluate Idea of Cosmology in Zoroastrian Metaphysics.

d) Critically evaluate the idea of transmigration of Soul in Hindu Metaphysics.  

e) What is the concept of momentariness (kshanbhangvad)? Do you think that the argument of arthakriyakaritva can establish kshanbhangvad?

f) Discuss the idea of Kami in Shinto Theology.

5. Write short notes on any five in about 100 words each.

a) Idea of Eschatology in Christianity

b) Four Nobel Truths (Char arya/ariya satya/sat)

c) The idea of Xiao

d) Concept of Zakat

e) Concept of Triratna

f) Concept of Sruti

g) Mussar Movement

h) Concept of Ikomkar