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Hinduism is a mixture of sects, cults and doctrines which have had a profound effect on Indian culture.

However most religions include doctrine to explain the local environment and this alone cannot form a basis of comparison between two religions, other than on a very superficial basis.

The Indus Valley Civilisation and their religion is contemporary with the Egyptian Old Kingdom and the religion of the ancient Egyptians was in a fully developed form.

How the ancient Egyptian religion developed is unknown as no written records of these developmental stages.

fire, sun, wind and storms) and the ritual of sacrifice and cosmic balance.

The earliest written religious texts in Egypt, are the Pyramid Texts from the pyramid of Unas (2375- 2345 BC) approximately 1000 years earlier than the Hindu Vedas.

Both the Vedas and the ancient Egyptian religion were passed down orally for generations but only remained in a fixed form once they were recorded.

However the Vedas, although passed down for centuries through oral tradition, were considered too sacred to permanently record (Brockington 1996, 8) indicating the traditions may have existed for as long as the Egyptian beliefs if not longer before being recorded.

Once the current yuga has ended the whole creation process starts again.