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Philosophy 312: Oriental Philosophy
Quiz: Hindu Purposes of Life

Directions:  Match the appropriate descriptions in column two with the purpose or end of life in column one.  The same description might be used more than once.

 

_____Pleasure 1.  the path of renunciation
2.  the path of desire

_____Worldly Success 3.  the search for glamour
4.  hedonism

_____Duty 5.  morality and ethical rules
6.  meditation

_____Liberation 7.  moksha
8.  the quest for power

If you had any difficulty with this quiz please see the notes, "Hinduism: The Purposes of Life."

 

 
     

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