Full of rituals and various observations, Hinduism is thought to be the oldest religion in the world that is still practiced today. There is no specific founder or governing system; however, the governing texts or scriptures include the Vedas, the Upanishads, and the Bhagavad Gita.
Hinduism has many diverse rituals, including various festivals, puja ("worship") practices and pilgrimages. Hindus hold strong beliefs about non-violence, integrity, celibacy outside of marriage, cleanliness, purity, prayer, meditation and perseverance.
In Hinduism, yoga is a form of puja, a means of meditating to connect with the Divine, and a way to develop the multi-faceted self (mind, body and spirit).