Outline of religion

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The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to religion:

Religion – organized collection of beliefs, cultural systems, and world views that relate humanity to an order of existence. Many religions have narratives, symbols, and sacred histories that are intended to explain the meaning of life and/or to explain the origin of life or the Universe. From their beliefs about the cosmos and human nature, people derive morality, ethics, religious laws or a preferred lifestyle. According to some estimates, there are roughly 4,200 religions in the world.

Religious studies

Main article: Religious studies

Religious concepts

Religious belief

Approaches to the beliefs of others

Religious behaviour and experiences

Religion-specific topics

African traditional and diasporic topics

Ayyavazhi topics

Main article: Ayyavazhi

Bahá'í Faith topics

Buddhism topics

Main articles: Outline of Buddhism and Buddhism

Cao Dai topics

Cao Dai

Christianity topics

Hinduism topics

Main articles: Outline of Hinduism and Hinduism

Islam topics

Main articles: Outline of Islam and Islam

Jainism topics

Judaism topics

Main articles: Judaism and Outline of Judaism

Modern Paganism topics

Main article: Modern Paganism

New Age topics

List of New Age topics

New religious movement topics

Open source religion topics

Main article: Open source religion

Rasta topics

Main article: Rastafari

Satanism topics

Main article: Satanism

Shintō topics

Main article: Shinto

Sikhism topics

Main articles: Outline of Sikhism and Sikhism

Spiritism topics

Main article: Spiritism

Tenrikyo topics

Main article: Tenrikyo

Unitarian Universalism topics

Zoroastrianism topics

Main article: Zoroastrianism

Irreligion topics

Main article: Irreligion

Religion and religious ideas in fiction

See also

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