Religious Books are the most read and most popular books in the world. These Books are also called Scripture or Holy Books. Religious Books are also considered most sacred. These scriptures are best to read by Teenagers and better than other fiction or fantasy books. An interesting truth is these books are also the best-selling religious books of all time in all over the world. So we decided to make a list of top ten most read religious books, these are including The Quran, Bible, Talmud and Vedas. These are also the top 10 books to read before you die as well as best to read by young adults and better than mystery kids book. The Top Ten too much popular and most read religious books are listed below.
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So, Here is a list of top ten most read and best books about religions of the world in 2017.
10. The Kojiki
The Kojiki is the sacred book of a Religion Named “Shintoism”. Shintoism is the oldest surviving Japan religion and also the national religion of Japan. There are two main scriptures of Shintoism. The Kojiki is one of the oldest religious books. It was written in 712 AD in Japan. The Kojiki is also known as “Records of Ancient Matters” or “An Account of Ancient Matters.”
9. The Talmud
The Talmud is the main holy book of Judaism. The Talmud is a vast collection practices and regulations of Jewish. There are two main parts of The Talmud. First part is called “Mishnah (Published in 200 CE” and second is “Gemara (Published in 500 CE)”.
8. The Tao Te Ching
The Tao Te Ching is the original sacred scripture in Taoism Religions. It was written by Sage Laozi was also known as Lao Tzu in 6th Century BCE The Tao Te Ching is also known as Dao De Jing or Laozi.
7. The Four Books
The Four Books is a name of single scripture of a religion known as Confucianism. Confucianism is a religion which was founded by Kong Qui in 600 BC. Most followers of Confucianism are in China.
6. The Upanishads
The Upanishads is a sacred text of Hinduism. The Upanishads are the last part of “The Vedas.” Read mostly by Hinduism followers known as “Hindus” and also known as Vedanta.
5. The Holy Vedas
The Vedas is the most oldest Hinduism Scripture. It was written almost 2500 years ago. The Vedas are also known as Sruti. Its original version was written in the Sanskrit Language.
4. The Tripitaka
The Tripitaka Word wass driven from the Sanskrit Language. The Tripitaka (Tri-Pitaka) means Three Baskets. Buddhists mostly read the Tripitaka book and it is their religious book. The Tripitaka was originally written in a Language named “Pali.”
3. The Bhagavad Gita
The Bhagavad Gita is also commonly known as The Gita and its meaning is The Songs of the Bhagavan. The Bhagavad Gita is scripture of Hinduism and mostly read by Hindus.
2. The Holy Bible
Bible is one of the most popular books in the world mostly read by Christians and Jews. The Fact is that The Holy Bible is not a single book, but it is a collection of most sacred texts and scripture. The King James Version is considered to be the most authorized and trusted version of Bible.
1. The Holy Quran or Koran
The Quran (Koran) is the most popular and famous book in the world. Quran is read by millions of “Muslims” in the world five times a day. Muslims are followers of Islam and Quran is the religious book of Muslims. Muslims believe that Quran is the Miracle’s revelation of God to His beloved Prophet Muhammad Peace be Upon Him. (SAW). Muslims recite Quran 5 times in a day. Muslims recite it in Namaz (Salat) or to memorize it. Namaz (Salat) is worshiping of Allah, which is prayed five times in a day. Namaz Names are Fajr, Zohr, Asr, Maghrib, Isha.
So, this was a list of top ten most read and popular religious books of the world in 2017.
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