Introduction: Basic teachings of Hinduism. Hinduism is believed to be the largest and oldest religion in the world. Hinduism has sacred scriptures; the most famous are the Vedas and the Upanishads. The four largest sects of Hinduism are Vaishnavism, Shaivism, Shaktism, and Smartism.
There are many teachings and beliefs in Hinduism. Basic ideas include Dharma,artha, and Moksha. These beliefs date back to the centuries. The religion has evolved as Hinduism has developed.