Religion and Health
There are many different definitions of religion. One of the most commonly used defines religion as a set of beliefs, values, and practices based on the teaching of a spiritual leader. Religion is a system of thought, feeling, and action shared by a group. Also, religion is an acknowledgment of the extraordinary, the mysterious, the supernatural. The religious consciousness generally recognizes a sacred order and elaborate a technique to deal with the inexplicable or unpredictable elements of human experience.
Most languages have no word for religion but this does not mean their speakers are not religious.
Types of Religious Systems
Religion is an essential part of the human experience.
Main concerns of every religion are health, wealth, and the pursuit of happiness. Through religion people express their desire for a better life. How “better”, “healthy”, “wealthy” or “happy” are understood varies from one community to another as well...
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