"The Aboriginal faith began with the migrations of the people of the First Nations to the North American continent. This long period of evolution of spiritual beliefs and practices lacked uniformity among the Aboriginal peoples who became differentiated by various tribal and national cultures. The arrival of the first groups of people from Northeast Asia can be traced back 30,000 to 60,000 years." (Content) This marks the first group of people to travel the land bridge of Sunda, and subsequently "created" aboriginal spirituality.
The Image of Shiva is first developed during this time period
"Sculptures of Shiva dancing survive from at least as early as the fifth century, but it was under the rule of the great Chola dynasty of southern India (880-279) that the world-famous iconographic type evolved. " (Content)
This event marks the begining of the Islamic Year, They escaped to Medina.
Mohammad returns from his "Farewell Pilgrimage" and subsequently dies, Abu Baker is appointed as successor, creating controversy.
During this time, Scholars focused on modern interpretations of the faith and sacred texts
"At the end of the 16th century, six Indian nations united to form a Confederacy, which we know today as the Six Nations or Iroquois Confederacy. These nations are the Mohawk, Tuscarora, Onondaga, Cayuga, Oneida, and Seneca. Aboriginal history dating back to that time revealed a period riddled with skirmishes and wars between nations. Loss of lives, confiscation of property, and taking prison who served as slaves, characterized the warfare between parties. Some Indian nations flourished, while other smaller nations became virtually extinction. This dreaded fear of defeat and possible extinction drove the Six Nations to unite into one strong, supporting confederacy that could withstand attacks from enemy natives and non-natives alike." (Content)
Guru Arjan completed the construction of the Harimandir Sahib in the capital of the Sikh world, the city of Amritsar, and compiled the first authorised book of Sikh scripture, the Adi Granth.
This Act Defined who and was not an "Indian"
"The Native American Church claims a membership of 250,000 which would constitute the largest Native American religious organization. Although, the church traces the sacramental use of the peyote cactus back ten thousand years, not until 1918 did the Native American Church become formally established." (Content)
The Sikhs create the largest volunteer army ever assembled.
This demonstration forces His Holiness, Tenzin Gyatso, to seek asylum.
The largest mass exodus to date.
The Iranian revolution results in the establishment of the Islamic republic of Iran, the first attempt of an Islamic state in the modern era.