Top 10 Best Religions
Why vote this, why have this list. Isn't it more important to just have faith than decipher whether it's a hundred percent correct then kill each other if we don't have the same answer. There were fights between the shia and sunni, the nazis and jews, the terrorists and other countries. Wake up world. We're all right. I only vote Christian because I am one, even though we're all right here.
A lot of religions preach and present themselves as better than the rest but in practice they still dwell in ancient practices and have not evolved, most of them do not even acknowledge their dark ages and are ignorant of how globalization has made the world one big family. Practicing Christians are open about their past and have moved on, the church has made amendments and has progressed unlike most religions where they still stick to medieval or pre medieval mindsets.
Christianity is based on few simple principles and unlike most religions does not impose restrictions which makes it's followers fanatical.
It is the message of love and compassion.
I vote for Christianity as I believe in the message and way of life, following closely to Christianity would be Buddhism and Hinduism.
I love christ other religions are just pots of water that make you think they are hot tubs but in fact they are cooking you slowly. The Founding fathers never wanted Boo-dists Lazy Wiccans or dilusional satanist to ever be presidents. You need to teach your kids to love christ so that they may go to The New Jerusalem. Also and by the way Covid vaccine is not mark of beast stop being stupid. Sorry just science because not all science says god doesn't exist. Kratos and Cthulu and Godzilla not gods they just fiction characters.
Christianity portrays a loving God who is always there for you until the end. When the world seems against you, you realize that something is missing in your life - and knowing that there is a God that cares about you and loves you enough to send his only son to die on the cross is very comforting. The prospect of eternal life motivates believers, along with fellowship in God. Unlike other religions, Hell is not just a place where 'evil' people who choose not to believe go. It is a place that gives Christians a calling, to lovingly share the good news about Jesus' sacrifice with others. Christians don't FORCE others to believe - they lovingly pray and hold others fast in their hearts!
Actually Buddhism is not a religion, actually vision. It tells us the great truth that rule the whole universe, concept of course and its result. There are no any other vision gives such a beautiful idea. No god take part, no actual influence to follow this vision, it's free to everyone you can feel it if you like. If you go at what the Buddha found, surely you can understand what is the actual truth inside our lives. It's more scientific and even deeper. But other religions more populated today just cause of their rules and scares. In Buddhism we don't have them. This vision is for intelligent people to think. Buddha gave freedom to Buddhist with peace and harmony for everyone, with ensuring the right of perfectly living of every human and animal.
Unlike western organized religion like Christianity and Islam, Buddhists are Awakened. Buddhist don't believe that you should burn in hell if your not a Buddhist, nor do they have any extremists. Fear isn't incorporated into making you Buddhist like the Christians do to scare people into following their religion. Really all Christians do is worship, Buddhist dedicate their lives to bringing happiness to others and learning to overcome the suffering. Buddhist also believe their is no ultimate God, we are all god, god is within us we are all divine. Life is a test, so we are continued to being reincarnated into it until we finally pass it.
Buddhism is the only religion which truly makes sense and actually encourages free and rational thought. Some cultural offshoots of Buddhism are a little bizarre, but the things Buddha himself taught were brilliant. Christianity and Islam are only successful because they were spread by successful empires.
In my country, there was a huge revolution about religions. But u can't find it easily. In these revolution, a Buddhist monk and Christian priests proved that their religion is true. At the end of revolution, the monk won proving that Jesus was buddhist. This revolution is one of our huge revolution.
Hinduism is the only religion where we can't find the root of the religion or from where it begin because it is depth and the first civilized and cultured religion in the world, it is the religion where other religion came and detected us then looted our valuable books of knowledge, golds and destroyed our scientifically built monuments
If you ask me, what is there in Hinduism then I will say you back what is not there in others religion is available in Hinduism.
Hinduism is the first religion which says the true meaning of GOD
GOD abbreviates of GENERATOR ORGANISATION DESTROYER but in Hinduism it had already said that there are 3 things were needed to run this world that is GENERATOR as Lord Brahma then Organisation as Lord Vishnu and Destroyer as Lord Shiva, we may called that using other word but we found this same concept before the world started to learn the English... Even Sanskrit is the most suitable language for computer software by a report in Forbes magazine in ...more
Hinduism is a great religion because Hinduism, lets you do whatever you want, you can follow ideas from any other religion. In Hinduism you are not restricted from doing anything. You may worship a idol or you may not, it all depends on what helps you get inner peace. Hinduism does not enforce any thing on you, according to our religion you may do as you wish. Hindus may believe in the words of Jesus and Mohammad along with the words of Rama, Krishna and Buddha. Our religion originated around the time of the ancient Egyptian and Greek religions and still survives till this day, despite the 1000 years of Islamic rule and 200 years of Christian rule. There must be something be special in Hinduism, because it still is the 3rd biggest religion. Hindus don't go around converting other people, unless people want to, then they may join Hinduism, by simply just believing and following Hinduism, because there is no special ritual or anything. Hinduism also has lots of science to it, its ...more
Religion is nothing but teachings or a path to reach to the ultimate goal called Self Realisation. I believe Hinduism teaches one or shows the path in more easy way, It never pushes anyone to get converted nor it thrusts its teachings upon anybody. It simply passes its message and that is how it should be. Not to mention anybody but can anybody convert into any so called religion just by speaking some verses and typing something or making him follow certain things. What is religion friends its simply a teaching style. Its all about attaining ultimate PEACE. that's what Great Gautam Buddha also taught. He taught us to go into the Zero. Which means going beyond good or bad. Going beyond everything where there is nothing but just blankness. Experiencing this blankness while in our physical form is the ultimate peace.
Most of us are so entangled in wrong egos, wrong faiths etc that we even forget what we are speaking. For eg. Anything which is apart from us but if we claim ...more
Hinduism is only the religion of peace. It is the only religion which have scientific origination. The most intellectual religion of the world. Some great facts about Hinduism are as follows:
1. Aryabhatta invented zero "0". Without which maths was not possible.
2. Bhaskaracharya was a mathematician and astrologist who provided the diameter of earth hundreds of years back. Presently NASA found only 1% difference between the diameter given by Bhaskaracharya and NASA.
3. It is said that Jesus learned the powers from India during 10 years undocumented time of his life.
4. Principle of electricity is described clearly in Vedas.
5. 8700 year old book documents the 7 planets and also the fact that pluto's orbit cuts through Neptune's.
6. Gravity was known to Hindus around 5000 years back. As it is clearly stated in Mahabharata about solar eclipse prediction from Lord Krishna; this clearly means he and other hindus of that time was aware of gravity.
7. Computer ...more
It's the most recent religion that's why it's teaching are more related to modern times without any superstitions, fasting, idol worship, women equality, no belief that a certain God belongs to a certain people, rejects caste and prejudice, all humans are same and it's not what religions people follow but more importantly the way of life they live through truth and honesty which has more value towards salvation... Unfortunately many cultural beliefs have become incorrectly interwind within its true teachings, otherwise it could become a worldwide major religion. Principle belief there is no Hindu, Muslim, Christian or Jew all are under the same laws all are Gods people. All people are the same it's their outwards appearances that makes them different. Universal brotherhood 'God is the God of no religion. '
God is one and all is one. We are all one and God is within us all. We believe in equality for the human race know matter what walk of life you are from, we are all equal man and woman.
Sikhism does not condemn others to Hell or say if you are not Sikh you are eternally damned.
People eat what they believe to be sweet, but it turns out to be bitter in taste. They attach their affections to brothers and friends, uselessly engrossed in corruption. They vanish without a moment's delay; without God's Name, they are stunned and amazed. O my mind, attach yourself to the service of the true Guru. Whatever you see will pass away. Abandon the intellectualizations of your mind. Like the mad dog running around in all directions, the greedy person consumes everything, edible and non-edible alike. Engrossed in the intoxication of sexual desire and anger, people wander through reincarnation over and over again. Maya has spread out her net, and in it, maya has placed the bait. The bird of desire is caught and cannot escape, O my mother. One who does not know the Lord who created him, comes and goes in reincarnation over and over again. By various devices and in many ways, this world is enticed. They alone are saved, whom the All-powerful, Infinite Lord protects. The ...more
Thank you for the everlasting life Allah, you have given us so much, we praise you and adore you for all good and gracious things you have done for us. Oh allah give blessing to our true prophet mohammed (saw. ) Allah I don't don't know how to thank you, you are to perfect. Some muslim may have let you down some may have been good, oh allah please forgive everyone, help the poor, help the people around me. You are a creator, you are a sustainer, and you are the one who has power over all. We believe that if someone hits you, you should stay calm and be good to them, we don't care if we get hurt we only care that our lord high master (allah) is happy, and to make him happy we have to stay calm and relax, pray to him at average times so please if you are a Muslim or a non-Muslim, please understand and come join our religion, if you don't want to you don't have to, allah has given us all knowledge to choose options. So you choose carefully which religion you think. I am not forcing you ...more
Just came from an article where it states that Islam is the most destructive of all religion. Can't control my anger to those who used the name of Allah in politics to rage war. Shame to those who even think to relate terrorism with Islam because terrorism always goes against the Quran. The greatest gift I ever had was to be born as a Muslim, everything is so much beautiful when you get to learn and realize Islam.
Islam is a true and honest religion, which you other religions are making jokes of. I have seen all the rude jokes of people making fun of Islam, and teasing the most high gracious book of all time. You lot should be ashamed of yourself. But when the day comes of keyamet (end of the world) you will all suffer the burning of hell, you will have punishments after punishments and then even more punishments. So always remember to never make fun of anyone's religion especially there holy stuff they use. As you are still reading I shall say a dua (prayer).
Oh Allah the master of the universe, protect us from bad deeds and lead us to your beautiful paths. Each step we take, always be in our hearts. As we are building our future for our family we will always remember our past, of how we learned and how we grew to be successful, you have help me in all good ways. We thank you. You have never let us down. We thank you. And their is not one thing that we can deny and say that you have done ...more
Hi I am the person who written Thank you allah for the everlasting life.
I always come her and I mashallah always vote.
Islam is a really lovely a great religion, some people are letting our big and huge family of one down. We need to be in the religion we are in. And if you are a non-muslim please come over to our religion, because when the end come, don't come crying to us, we can't do much. Jazakallah for liking the letter I written or as for all a letter I typed. May allah bless you all. REMEMBER TO PRAY NAMAZ AND DO THE FIVE PILLERS.
Spread salam amongst you. Islam is a modesty of a branch. The one who breaks relationship shall not enter paradise. Don't let cruel words out of your mouth. Use your knowledge you have.
Oh allah you are mighty and strong, you are perfect and wise, you are so great everyone can jump off a cliff for you, I know allah I have never seen you, people will think I am weird to call you beautiful, but all I have hear about you and learn ...more
The happiest religion because it's fundamental principle is to Love thy Neighbor as Thyself, regardless of his religion. One need not be Jewish to go to heaven, just obey 7 universal laws, like not killing, not stealing, not being cruel to animals, etc.
Its's adherents have gone on to the most amazing accomplishments, huge percentage of Nobel prizes, violin virtuosos, chess champions, billionaires, phlianthropists. We love each and every human being with all our heart. We thank G-d for his goodness, and that he grants us health, family and prosperity. Saying thank you is our most important value, whether to humans or to G-d. Our second most important value is to constantly study and learn more. We are forbidden to say a bad word about anybody, even if true, unless for a valid purpose like when seeking info about a business partnership or match for marriage.
Because I feel this religion is one of the most hated ones, despite being the oldest one. The bible states that Abraham's sons were the fathers of the future to come religions, Judaism and Islam. Now if the two religions are brothers, why not love one another? But then again, it's hard when I have Muslim FRIENDS telling me it's okay to kill Jews because Jews stole Israel from Muslims. Umm, ya do know Jews were here before the Ottoman empire took over Israel, right? So theoretically, Jews just took back what was already theirs. Yet I get FRIENDS telling me that Jews don't belong in Israel, and then call themselves peaceful when they support Arab teens killing innocent Jewish mothers and children because they are just "defending their country." And Christianity is LITERALLY the "son" of Judaism. Christ was Jewish, for some of you that might not know. He never meant to actually start his own religion and to be honest if he didn't, he would have probably be considered a Jewish prophet in ...more
When was the last time the Jews started a hate group? When was the last time they committed a terrorist attack? I don't remember ever reading anything about that. Sure, they did start a resistance, but that was against the Nazis who were just wiping them out. Some people say that Christianity was persecuted, which it was, but do you know how that ended? With the Emperor Constantine making Christianity the official religion. Did anyone do that after the Holocaust? No. They just left them traumatized and horrified. The LEAST they could do after that was give them a tiny strip of land that they would be safe in.
Best religion and way of life, hands down. You're not just joining a religion upon conversion to Judaism, but joining a people, a culture, a history. I could go on for ages about what I love about Judasim and the Jewish people, and how I came across the faith on a spiritual search for truth having been brought up in a secular Christian family, but I'll just say that they don't force conversion on people, they believe all good people go to heaven, they don't believe people are born evil, they have a practical, logical belief system and they encourage and are open to other/new ways of thinking. Their attention is on this life, to enjoy it to the fullest and they value community and family life. They are accepting of others. I am an open minded person and I love learning, I feel right at home among the Jewish people. I will continue my study of Judaism and hopefully one day convert and marry Jewish for I want my kids to be brought up and have the values present in Judaism. Shabbat Shalom!
I'm not Catholic - I'm a Baptist Christian. But I just wanted to throw out my vote for a religion that believes in sharing God's good news with others! When the world seems against you, you realize that something is missing in your life - and knowing that there is a God that cares about you and loves you enough to send his only son to die on the cross is an awesome thought!
Catholicism comes under the same banner as Christianity. Christianity covers all Christian religions including Catholicism.
Catholicism mostly deals with the belief that there is one eternal, everlasting, and loving God who rules over all of space and time and created everything in the physical, and spiritual world. It also teaches that humanity is the child of God and that God himself sent his second form, the son to die in order to relieve humans of eternal damnation. It focuses on various virtues one is to possess in order to please God, and teaches that there is life after death in the form of heaven, hell, limbo, and purgatory.
Being a Catholic means that you are a child of God and we are all equal. No being is higher than the other. It also means that we should be kind and caring and that you should also teach others to do the same. You don't have to pray 5 times a day just to please Him, okay, He would like to have you praying to Him but don't do it just for the sake of it, do it honestly and have faith while doing it. If you don't do those things praying that way is useless. It is NOT the proper way to pray. Also while at mass, try to sing the songs. Singing to God has 2 times praying. Dancing AND singing for God, well let's just say that He likes it
Why these guys bringing Jainism in everything? What science is to it? Be happy with your religion but don't tell others that it is 100% scientific.
Life is in everything. The very breathe we take also contains microorganism. The only true Jain in my belief, would be the one that destroy it's own immune system so that it won't fight any bacteria in his/her own body.
When we walk even we step on millions of bacteria. Then why would we be even bother of eradicating dengue, malaria, Hepatitis or even HIV? These are innocent insects, bacteria and viruses that found it hazardous to co-exist with human...
When anyone posts, please state the exact fact, and not what you think how your religion should be. I respect Jain and many other religions.
There is no religion other than Scientology that is able to save your life once a day or once a week. I've seen so many profound changes in so little time. And it is all standard. Meaning the wins and cognitions some get will be reached by others too. But at the same time, it is totally individual. Only the method used and the states aimed at are the same. The personal realizations are always very unique.
Scientology offers some things that no other religion offers. For example, if you don't get the aimed result, there is automatically a correction unit that makes sure everything went well and brings in order whatever what not perfect. It corrects itself permanently from occurring errors. Where do you find that? Imagine a person going to tell his sins to a priest. At the end the person is still not relieved. Well, in Scientology, if the relief doesn't happen, it means something went wrong. And it's gonna be looked at until the parishioner gets relieved. Whatever it takes. That is ...more
The word "Scientology" comes from the Latin word scio, meaning "knowing in the fullest meaning of the word," and the Greek word logos, meaning "study of." It means knowing how to know. Scientology is further defined as "the study and handling of the spirit in relationship to itself, universes and other life."
Scientology provides a workable path to spiritual enlightenment and freedom, as well as an exact description of the nature of the spirit and mind. It provides exact principles and techniques one can apply to understand oneself, one's past and the universe around one, as well as to improve one's condition and resolve life's various problems.
Scientology does not require that one "believe" anything or take anything on faith. Instead, one discovers what is true by applying its principles and observing the results.
Scientology is a religion which has the tools to teach how to live life better, how to help others and mankind. Scientology has workable solutions for the troubles of humankind, like drugs, low moral, violation of human rights, a workable technology of really learn things for application and much much more. The only place where through a spirital science you can gain real spritual freedom you never ever imagined before. Scientology has open doors for everyone. Do not let yourself fooled by the lies of the meadia, find out for yourself. You are welcomed, you can be helped!
Jediism is a modern day religion of modern day principles. It respects human life and equality and allows it followers to go down it's own path. It preaches calmness, patience, begin mindful of your emotions and doing good for those around you, amongst many other great things!
There is no emotion, there is peace. There is no ignorance, there is knowledge. There is no passion, there is serenity. There is no chaos, there is harmony. There is no death, there is the Force
Organized religion is just a way for man to explain what is beyond his understanding. Jediism fulfills that need without the false pretense of being believable. My vote goes here.
Star Wars the only movie to have a religion branch off of it. Bet George Lucas didn't think that his best movie franchise would make a religion.
Jainism is a religion of non violence. It promotes peace of the world. But more importantly, it promotes, peace within the self. It's the path that emphasizes to search for truth. It's logical and asks us to be logical. Nothing should be believed on blindly.
It's about self discipline and training. A path to achieve the true happiness which cannot be found in this material world.
It itself says that no religion should be tagged a the 'best'. And that a person needn't follow a religion to be a good person.
This is the oldest living religion. It's a spiritual path. No god is there who created us and we ourselves are responsible for better or good.
Jainism is the best and the purest religion in the world. No other religion comes even close to its purity. Non-violence is a virtue all Jains possess or should possess. Let alone eating an animal we don't even eat underground vegetables and smelly vegetables because a lot of microscopic insects are attracted to them and are killed when cooking such vegetables. We don't eat during night because without the heating rays of the sun many insects develop in the raw food and die during cooking. As you can see already through these examples, our religion is really logically and scientifically based. We don't say do not eat onion because it gives a bad omen or bad luck, we don't eat it because we know microscopic beings are at to it. Everything we do is logically based. Infact unlike all other religions our own scriptures say that before believing what is written in us first think if it is right logically or not. We are only asked to believe that which we have proof of being to be right and ...more
Best religion in this world and I am very happy to be a Jain
And I seriously like this religion
In this world Jain population is less then among all religion
All religion in best in their ways but I proud to be born in Jain family
Jainism is the oldest religion in the world and was being practiced by almost 400 million followers in the world few hundreds of years back. However now only some 10millions followers are there which is why many people in the world does not know about this religion. It does not believe in any forceful conversion and just tells people that they have to look inside themselves so that they could understand the true meaning of coming to this world as human being and get eternal knowledge. It says that all the living humans have the potential to attain "Nirvana" (coming out of the cycle of birth and death) but they have to do wipe out all the bad sins done so far in previous lives and this life. It is so minute in non-violence that even it advises against killing of those invisible insects by naked eyes which are found in vegetables, water and all around us. There is no comparison of this and other religions in the world.
Most people think that Shiva is the calendar figure they see now a days, when in fact it is truly an extension of the now scientifically sound belief that the universe came from a singularity, the black hole, ancient people knew this and told it through the duality of nothingness and all that exists... They say that shiv shakti are the same,.. And shiv is essentially a formless non entity, shakti is energy... In modern science, it is well known that the universe began with the big bang, a singularity. A black hole. That is what Shiva is. In quantum electrodynamics if EM fields are generated in vacuum particles are created, and in the Vedas, it is said that shakti danced around the cosmic expanse of shiva's body that woke him up from his slumber and he was angry, his rudra avatar, and then he spewed all the galaxies and the entire cosmos from his mouth... Also the CMBR cosmic microwave background radiation is nothing but his voice... The aum that still resonates in the universe. Also ...more
I follow this religion. It gives me relax feeling when I thought about shiv and their help to everyone if they are doing good.
Also he is the one who helps to bad also to make balance in world - To maintain Life Cycle.
When you meditate just to follow shiv (Oldest god on earth - No birth Known- No family to Belong etc). Even Muslim follows Shiv on different way (Nirakar - No Size or face). They worship the Moon which is symbol of Shiv on his forehead as well.
I suggest everybody to think about Shiv - learn about Shiv - Follow Something Like shiv - You will feel amazing changes in life. peace in Mind.
Shivism is one of the best religion as shiva is one of the most powerful god on Hinduism too
I'm a Hindu I'm a very sincere beliver in god shiva and love him with all my heart but that doesn't make it another religion shiva is the base of Hinduism and this is very wrong way to divide Hindus in different names please understand and realise SHIVA is Hinduism and please don't divide yourself please a serious request.
Vaishnavism isn't an different type of religion please stop dividing Hindu people by posting different names. A serious request please please understand vaishnavism and shivasm is Hinduism and all three religions in these are one and the same nothing else.
This path of Hinduism instructs us to worship by looking after Balkrishna as our own child. The relationship between a mother and a child is the purest without any selfish motive. We, simply enjoy looking after our own child without any expectations. The idea is to dedicate our life to Him just because we love him, not for fulfilling our wishes in return of our prayers.
Dedication, trust and love for Him are the most important emotions to develop a positive attitude in our life. Moreover, a vaishnav who feels happy by caring for Him will be so intrigued that he/she will achieve a state of satisfaction. Will there be any space for unhappiness? Nah. Happiness is contagious, and most vaishnavs achieve this state.
Vishnu or Shiva are good old stories of Hinduism; You can never prove these imaginary personalities. Why don't you accept the very Nature it is here before your eyes with enormous power and all. Come to believe in real things!
Vaishnavism is perfect & all pervasive religion. The basic principle of vaishnavism is to think of how best your acts could give "Sukh -happiness" to Thakurji (God). To think of good for others for all time, no criticism of any other religion. There are different seasons, different times of the day & how best we keep our God "prasann " by our Sewa is the basic tenets of Pushti Vaishanvism. God is omnipotent. You do not need to ask any thing from him. All your difficulties and prayers are known to him & should have strong belief & faith that in due course it would get answered.
In the age of qualrrel and differences, the only thing which can bind the humanity is the representation of the Supreme Personality of Godhead which is 'All attractive' Krishna. Serving him will satisfy all the living being and will help the ultimate goal to achieve which is eternal bliss. Chanting the holy name of the Lord is the only way of salvation in the Kali Yuga which is age of quarrel and differences. The Mahamantra "Hare Krishna Hare Krishna, Krishna Krishna Hare Hare. Hare Rama Hare Rama, Rama Rama Hare Hare " chanting can give the ultimate bliss and eternal happiness if can be practiced with the help of Hare Krishna devotee. There are lot of ISKCON temples and centers where this can be practiced. Hare Krishna
I have been searching the path of Happiness which can give me happiness forever without ending within short time or without depending on any mortal thing. I got to know that the path is only to Chant the holy name of God as- Hare Krishna Hare Krishna, Krishna Krishna Hare Hare. Hare Rama Hare Rama, Rama Rama Hare Hare. The continuous chanting gives the ultimate bliss, happiness and extreme satisfaction to the devotee. The are of Chanting can be learn under the short guidance of Hare Krishna Devotees. The Founder of ISKCON has written many books on Krishna Consciousness and the science of self realization is explained which is as per ancient Indian Literatures. Hare Krishna. Arun Sharma, Gurgaon, India.
According to the revealed scriptures, there existed nothing like Hinduisim or any other belief. Hinduisim and other beliefs were recently founded. According to the authorized scriptures, krishna is the supreme personality of godhead. And trancedental loving service at his lotus feet is the ultimate goal of life. Like in schools and colleges we are trained for an exam like hsc exams. Similarly ISKCON is an institute for preaching us the ultimate goal of life and the exam of getting out of this miserable life. ISKCON offers you an opportunity to enjoy with krishna and see him face to face. The knowledge preached at the institute is authorized and has come through disciplic succession. Please grab this golden opportunity and make your life perfect. I bet you will never become sorrowful and frustrated in your whole life. Hare krishna
Original Sanatan Dharma is followed by ISKCON. The great work done by the Founder & Guru of ISKCON - His Divine Grace A.C.Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. One day, the whole world will follow Gurudev Srila Prabhupada. He taught the Science of the Supreme Absolute Truth to the world. He proved scientifically that God is one & He has a divine form. He is not a formless light. He proved from the Vedas that the Supreme Almighty God is Lord Krishna who is Lord Vishnu Himself. All other Gods & Goddesses are His expansions. So we must pray to one God Shri Krishna. The best way to offer prayer to Him is by chanting His Holy names.
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Wiccans do not believe in Satan. We believe in God (in a way) but also a Goddess. We connect with nature, put out love. We believe in Karma. We believe in spells, but only for good. Using spells (basically prayers and offerings, in comparison) for evil is not good at all, and we forbid it. The pentacle/pentagram has 5 points on the star-the top point represents the creator(s) and the bottom 4 represent the 4 basic elements. Satanists put the top point at the bottom, representing that the elements are stronger than the creator. We put the top point on top, because the creator(s) are stronger than the elements.
Hope this cleared up some common misconceptions about Wicca.
Wicca is the religion of nature. Not really having a hierarchy, we believe that we are not on this earth to rule it, but to be a part of it. Wicca is a very peaceful religion. Many people look down on Wiccans, mainly because of the misconceptions. Many of these misconceptions come from Hollywood movies. Wicca, also known as Witchcraft, does not celebrate the devil or demons. In fact, us Wiccans, (otherwise known as Witches) do not believe in the devil. We believe that we should do the right thing not because we are afraid to do the wrong thing, but because it is simply right. Our magick helps us keep positive energy throughout our community. Our spells are just prayers and offerings to the God and Goddess. We celebrate nature and the universe. We do not believe in sacraficing animals, for that would break one of the laws we live by: Do not harm others, human or animal.
Good Blessings to All
Natural religion, it's about the world around us.
No ancient holy book.
If I could go to another country reincarnated I'd choose
To sound a bit strange North Korea but its curiosity.
Wicca, which is basically a modern-day Paganism, (Neo-Paganism), is a religion that worships the God and Goddess, believing that they too abide by nature's laws. The Horned God (Cernnunos, Pan, Satyr) basically is nature! For an example, The Law of Polarity is a law of nature, which would explain why we believe in a God and Goddess.
I like to think that Wicca is a way to find inner peace, (kinda like Taoism).
Saints, prophets, gurus, masihas, (whatever name people associate to them,) whenever they come in this world via miracles or normal way like us, they came in a form like us. They came from the higher levels with a message of Almighty to come back home from this creation. People full of ego compare their teachings with the religion they are born and brought up, and start being enemy and torturing them, time passes other people make it another religion, actually no religion made without a living master. Fortunate are those who learnt to love to a living form of God. Unfortunates will never believe that the creator can come in human form. Think! This is the only form who can teach us humans. Spiritually is the only true way to travel inward back to home,leaving behind colour, cast, religion.
Spiritual ism. When you start your journey towards your spirit it is called spiritual ism. But it is not ism. It doesn't have any brand name and no conflict for the brand. It is a group of meditative people for meditation only. It is the sun under which all flowers grow which are called religions. Real source of every religion is spiritual ism.
Completely agree with the comments. Had there been different GODS, the human beings also would have been different. Every human being is same. They all feel pain, happiness and other things alike. If GODS are different, it means they have great unity when THEY created all human beings alike. Then why not the unity among ourselves.
SPIRITUALITY IS ONE AND THE ONLY RELIGION. Different religions are their to explain the spirituality in their own way. SPIRITUALITY IS SUPREME.
Mankind and humanity are the greatest religion. Valuing, respecting and serving human beings is the biggest worship to the creator of this mankind... God, who is one. God is the ultimate power n religion is a way to create belief in god
I got here through a message urging to vote for a major religion which most of the people around follow.
So there is not really a credit in getting to the tops, it does not become the best religion, all it proves that the no. 1 will be the region with the most number of blind followers (currently Islam is at the top. laugh out loud ;) )
Here's my opinion about the different things I read here.
Have anyone seen star wars.. no. 14 jediism looks cool may the force be with you .
No. 23 zen is my favourite among ancient religions.
I like Hinduism and no. 32 vodou also..
But my vote goes to no.17 "NEW AGE" which is truly the future of religion..
It incorporates all the latest scientific theories such as quantum mechanics and string theory...
It's truly a cosmic religion like any genuine religion should be.. afterall we're not the only guys around in the universe.. so it also focuses on communication and harmony between beings of ...more
How can you stand by a religion without a hell. There are some evil doers in this world that deserve to go to hell. As a matter of fact we all deserve to go to hell.
It is the newest religion after their were loots of flaws came in to Hinduism and Islam. Guru go bind Singh created this for the sake of humanity.
I am Sikh... And I proud to be Sikh.. I like the new trend of young boys and girls adopt the trend of time guru gobind singh je... I love it and I have no words to say about Sikhism
Doaism is a belief in finding one's self. You achieve understanding yourself and the connection of the world around you.
Finding the obvious path in life and allowing your mind to remain calm and peaceful. Not only this, but discovering the balance of the World as well. By understanding balance in the world, you understand that there is a little good and bad in everything. The ideas of beauty have a little uglyness in them, just as the idea of uglyness has some beauty to it.
Daoism does not judge and in not judging, we can find peace and balance not only in the world, but in ourselves.
The religious texts in this religion originated from ancient wise men and not from god. But I find these texts to be far superiour (logically, humane and intellectually) to any religous text that has come from god. Why is man more intelligent than the Jewish, Christen and Muslim god? The first main religious book, The Dao De Jing/ The Tao Te Ching, Is short concise and carries far more information, that will both benefit you and make you a better person for society, than any of Jewish, Christen and Muslim books. If you want a good Daoist book collection I recommend 'The Taoist Classics translated by Thomas Clearly'.
I'm kinda like Buddhism and Taoism. I love both! I found inner peace with both and I love them! Happy of being half Buddhist and half taoist!
It's disappointing to see this so low.
In my opinion the wisest religion (or philosophy).
Another name for Christianity... Rasta believe in god.. Jesus and holy spirit... They also believe that haile sellassie is the reincarnation for jesus christ... They gods name jah... In the new world translation you can see jah in many areas... Check index... They also believe in growing hair and locking it as a nasarite vow..
I am a reconstructionist Jew and I'll vote for this one just because there aren't really any problems with it. It's associated with peace and love.
For when all the other religions become too much and you just want to peace out for a while :P
A god made with spaghetti and meatballs, enough said.
I’m Syriac Catholic (or just Catholic) & give credit for Zoroastrianism as it is the reason Christians, Muslims, Rastas, Sikhs, Jews, Mormons exist
We all have the same beliefs if ya think about it
-One evil entity
-Good to do good, bad to do bad/bad to not do good, good to not do bad
-If you do good you go to heaven, if you do bad you go to hell
-Everything that exists is created by god
Freddie Mercury is of Zoroastrianism too
Too me I doesn’t matter what religion you are but yeah, religions based on the beliefs of Zoroastrianism A.K.A Abrahamic Beliefs
In olden days people used to think earth is flat & sun revolves around the earth. Now nobody thinks so. Exactly like that there was a period of religion in the intellectual evolutionary history of humanity. That period is finished. Now no need of religion. This is the era of science & humanism. No place for organised religions.
I like Zoroastrianism because Zarathustra never claimed that he is a prophet and his words are from God unlike other prophets. He sought God through his wisdom. In Zoroastrianism men and woman are equal and each person is free to choose his/her path upon his/her wisdom and righteousness. Zarathustra:(good thoughts, good deeds, good words)
Much more peaceful than the religion that replaced it. If you know what I mean. That cult that starts with I and loves death.
I am not a Jehovah's Witness, but I will say that you don't have to personally witness something to believe in it. The simplest example would be something on Earth, like the North Pole. I've never been there, I've only seen it on a map, but I believe it exists. You can be a witness to something you believe exists, even though you've never seen it. Being a Christian, I believe God works miracles every day. My father-in-law was diagnosed with bladder cancer in April and confined to a nursing home. The doctors were hesitant to even suggest chemotherapy for him at the age of 87. But they did, and he has responded to it so well that while he isn't cured, he is at least able to go back home and live in his house and not be burdened by having to spend his life savings to live in a nursing home. I feel God's hand has been upon him, and this is not an isolated incident by any means. It's somewhat tougher to believe in hard times, of course, but life is such an incredible thing in itself that ...more
As a Jehovah's Witness I previously shared many sentiments that are listed here regarding the support of the Almighty for the religion. Unfortunately, my family experienced atrocious stalking, illegal eavesdropping, identity theft, breaking and entering, lying and deceit by Jehovah's Witness leaders and congregants. All of those activities are shunned in the Bible. Thus, as Jesus stated, "by their fruits, you will recognize these men". What is truly practiced by a religion is what determines its acceptance to the Almighty, not a surface level superficial appearance of righteousness. I am not disfellowshipped, but I am again searching for true religion, if one exists at all.
This isn't only the best religion, it's the only true religion. We all have based our facts only from the bible. Jehovah's witnesses are clearly successful in following the bible's moral standards. The world has become so wicked and satanic. Jehovah God will soon be forced to destroy this morally corrupted world in Armageddon (Revelation 16:16), survivors (Jehovah's witness) then will then have the chance for endless life in a paradise that has been restored to perfection (Psalms 37:29 & Revelation 21:3,4).
You can say it's the only true religion, and I won't judge, but everyone has their own belief, and I, personally, believe that every religion has it's own way of being true. I'm not judging, but I am saying that everyone should just live in respect and harmony no matter what religion.
It is sensible religion which believes in the reality and disbelieves the Hoax such as Quayamat and all kind of days.
The most important thing I like about this is it doesn't need any advertisement or begging to people for converting and hence increasing the population under it.
In fact They believe that this religion, Hinduism, is for the Self, to live a better life as a human, a part of nature, respectfully and helps attain the enlightenment with no ego
Satanism makes a lot of sense when you realise what it is. IT IS NOT DEVIL WORSHIP! WE ARE TALKING ABOUT LaVeyan SATANISM, PEOPLE! Satan is our material nature and normal behavior, natural behavior! He exists within everyone, and it is not something to be ashamed of! After all, even if Satan would be the evil, and the sinner, think! It's normal to sin, as it's natural! To anyone who thinks Satanism is devil-worship, you'd better read up on it, uneducated bastards!
I believe satanism is the best religion because it looks at the world logicly and objectively. Satanism is also the only religion that embraces humans as carnal creatures instead of punishing us for being carnal beings. If people would stop believing everything in the media, they would see that satanists are not Malicious, mean or devil worshipers. We do not even believe in a devil. The devil is just a symbol for what we stand for.
The sheer number of people that don't understand what Satanism actually is is astounding. We do not "worship" Satan. We worship the self. We promote self reliance, confidence and individuality. Satan is a symbol that stands for these traits, not a deity to be revered. "Satan" is human nature. There are of course other religions that fall under "Satanism", but realistically most of them don't call themselves as such.
Why is this so low? To be honest, it's more peaceful than Christianity
Kingslayer93316, according to the ten commandments, you are not allowed to kill
God is one in every religions and I am fully happy in our life,I will try all persons r happy
Wise people since thousands of years.
Jain religion is totally emphasis on live and let live to all creature on the earth.
Please note that Jain is not at all part of Hindu. Jainism is very very ancient and Hinduism is very latest & modified religeon.
Following this religion the whole world can live with peace n love even a tiny creature also
It is Jain that belives in live and let live. One can learn the best values and principles from Jainism.
A faith based off of nature and life, and unlike Christianity isn't strict, doesn't focus as much on your afterlife, and other amazing stuff! To bad this religion is pretty much nonexistent outside of Japan...
The religion guides to peace and forbids eating of cats and dogs it guides to positivity
What are the teachings of your religion
Japan had the best religion
There is no other Church so true in all the world. First of all, this is the only religion in the world that is organized the same way as how Christ organized His Church. We believe that there was a Great Apostasy, but through Joseph Smith, this same Church of Jesus Christ was brought back to the Earth. Though we have a prophet, he is not just to prophet to Members of this church, but he is the prophet to the whole World. The prophet is chosen by God (called if God) to lead the Children of Heavenly Father (every human being.) Jesus Christ is the head of our Church, the prophet being directly under Him. We believe in Missionary Work, and in bringing all of the lambs of God back to his fold. We are taught to give selfless service, and help all those in need, even our "enemies." There are so many gospel truths, I cannot list them all. If anyone desires to learn more about this true Church, please consult our missionaries or the official Church website lds.org. It is amazing how many ...more
Mormonism or The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the only true church today in the world. It is Christ's church, hence the name. It is the same church He established originally only established in these latter days. It is lead by a true prophet of God having God's authority to speak for Him to His children (mankind). This authority was restored to the earth in 1830 and is necessary to carryout His work. Jeusus loves us. He atoned for the sins of man and overcame death so everyman will live again. Mortality is a time to learn discipline and show our obedience to His commandments. God's commandments are for our own good and obedience brings freedom from the bondage of sin and its consequencies. Nevertheless everyman has agency to choose for himself but must experience the consequence of his choices. The family is the most important organisation in God's kindom. Every worthy person is intitled to personal revelation to guide him throughout his life. Temples are a sacred ...more
Our Church has according to many atheists the nicest and kindest people they ever met. It's no suprise due to the fact that we have a strong belive and love to our heavenly father.
We are also wise and indipendent because of not drinking alcohol or any bad substance, we follow the directions sent from God.
We are so proud of being members of The Church of Jesus Christ and we love every single member of this community!
Absolutely incredible. I know by living the standards and principles taught in this church you will grow closer to God. I also testify that the Book of Mormon is a volume of holy scripture comparable to the Bible and that anyone who reads it will gain a greater knowledge of Gods great plan of happiness. Any questions? Just ask one of our missionaries. They can help you!