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The Religious Experience: A Wiccan Viewpoint
What is religion? Religion is a set of beliefs which allow us to understand and categorize our world and our place in it. A set of beliefs which define our culture, our expectations, our views of people and behaviors we expect. I have found several different...
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Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Aspects of Religion: A Wiccan Viewpoint
Among early Pagans, religion was a fact taken for granted, "requiring no explanation." There was no need to define religion because religion was a part of each persons being. "We have not yet encountered in Egyptian and Babylonian literature a...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Chinese Zodiac Signs: An Overview
Chinese zodiac presented the character of persons born under each sign in twelve consecutive years. Each year are represented by the twelve animals, as follows
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
A Basic View of Paganism or Bambi Pagansim
"You people are all so nice! I like the idea of Paganism, but I don't think I could be that nice all the time." The writer was genuinely perplexed and driven to ask me if it is really possible that Pagans, Witches and Wiccans really lived such...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Autonomous Spirituality and the Art of Being Your Own God
As we continue to develop in our religious thinking, we have begun to move away from the old mythological, doctrinal and heteronomous, externally controlling religions, and towards autonomous religion, totally relevant to the individual who develops himself...
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A Chinese Temple Keeper Talks About Chinese Folk Religion
Chinese Gods: An introduction to Chinese folk - Blacksmith Books
Chinese Gods: An introduction to Chinese folk religion. RELIGION / MYTHOLOGY / CHINA by Jonathan Chamberlain, with a foreword by John Blofeld.
Chinese Religions
There are four basic categories of Chinese religions: (1) CONFUCIANISM,*. (2) DAOISM,* (3) BUDDHISM* and (4) Chinese folk religions.
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tus of the Chinese community.
All religions or belief systems by number of adherents
hierarchies, and informal religions, such as Chinese folk religion, which are a mix of different folk religious ideas. 1. Christianity 2.

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Taiwan's first Mazu research institute opens in Tainan City
“This institute is poised to position Taiwan at the center of traditional Chinese folk religion studies and related cultural phenomena,” Tainan Mayor Lai Ching-te said at the launch ceremony.

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Chinese folk religion - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Chinese Folk Religion
Chinese folk religion is composed of a combination of religious practices, including Confucianist ceremonies, ancestor veneration, Buddhism and Taoism.
Chinese Religion - ReligionFacts
Chinese Religion
Chinese Folk Religion. To look at the statistical data today, one would assume the Chinese are not vastly a religious people.

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