Religion Without Belief: can religion be based on ritual practice without belief? | Curio

Religion Without Belief: can religion be based on ritual practice without belief?

29 mins | May 28, 2017

Is someone religious because of their practices, their beliefs or neither? Christopher Kavanagh, a cognitive anthropologist, writing in Aeon Magazine, looks at the case of Japan, which is ranked as the second-least religious country on earth while having a rich tapestry of ritual practices and high rates of belief in supernatural entities.

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From Aeon magazine