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Major cosmopolitan religions are listed separately, but otherwise the listing is by sociolinguistic or regional groupings. The organization is aimed at facilitating navigation and is not intended as a normative position on problems of affiliation. In fact, we expect this list to evolve with input from experts. Please communicate any errors or inaccuracies to [email protected].

(Afro-)Caribbean religions

    African Religions

    • Bantu Religions
      • Pentacostal
        • Yoruba Religions
          • Zulu Religions

            Anatolian Religions

            • Armenian Religion
              • Armenian Christianity
                • Orthodox/Eastern Christian
                • Byzantine Religions
                  • Hittite Religions
                    • Lydian Religions
                      • Ottoman Religions
                        • Pergamon Religions
                          • Phrygian Religions
                            • [Religions of] Pontus Kingdom
                              • Urartian Religions

                                Assyrian Religions

                                  Babi and Baha’i Faiths

                                  • Azali Babis
                                    • Baha’i World Faith
                                      • Orthodox Baha'i

                                        Buddhist Traditions

                                        • Chinese Buddhist Traditions
                                          • Chan Buddhism (chan zong 禪宗)
                                            • Daśabhūmikā (dilun zong 地論宗)
                                              • Disciplinary school (lü zong 律宗)
                                                • Faxiang school (faxiang zong 法相宗)
                                                  • Huayan school (huayan zong 華嚴宗)
                                                    • Kośa school (jushe zong 俱舍宗)
                                                      • Mādhyamika school (sanlun zong 三論宗)
                                                        • Pure Land school (jingtu zong 淨土宗)
                                                          • Satyasiddhi school (chengshi zong 成實宗)
                                                            • Sect of the Three Stages (sanjie jiao 三階教)
                                                              • Tantric school (mi zong 密宗 or mi jiao 密教)
                                                                • Tiantai school (tiantai zong 天台宗)
                                                                • Indian Buddhist Traditions
                                                                  • Mahāsāṃghika
                                                                    • Bahuśrutīya
                                                                      • Caitika
                                                                        • Ekavyāvahārika
                                                                          • Lokottaravāda
                                                                            • Prajñaptivāda
                                                                            • Sthaviravāda
                                                                              • Dharmaguptaka
                                                                                • Kāśyapīya
                                                                                  • Mahīśāsaka
                                                                                    • Pudgalavāda
                                                                                      • Saṃmatīya
                                                                                        • Vātsīputrīya
                                                                                          • Sāṃmatīya
                                                                                            • Ṣaṇnagarika
                                                                                          • Sarvāstivāda
                                                                                            • Vibhajyavāda
                                                                                          • Japanese Buddhist Traditions
                                                                                            • Disciplinary school (risshū 律宗)
                                                                                              • Hossō school (hossō shū 法相宗)
                                                                                                • Ji school (ji shū 時宗)
                                                                                                  • Kegon school (kegon shū 華嚴宗)
                                                                                                    • Kusha school (kusha shū 俱舍宗)
                                                                                                      • Mādhyamika school (sanron shū 三論宗)
                                                                                                        • Nichiren (nichiren shū 日蓮宗)
                                                                                                          • Ōbaku Zen (ōbaku shū 黄檗宗)
                                                                                                            • Pure Land school (jōdo shū 淨土宗)
                                                                                                              • Rinzai Zen (rinzai shū 臨済宗)
                                                                                                                • Satyasiddhi school (jōjitsu shū 成實宗)
                                                                                                                  • Shin Buddhism (jōdo shinshū 浄土真宗)
                                                                                                                    • Shingon (shingon shū 真言宗)
                                                                                                                      • Soto Zen (sōtō shū 曹洞宗)
                                                                                                                        • Tendai school (tendai shū 天台宗)
                                                                                                                        • Jurchen Buddhist Traditions
                                                                                                                          • Khitan Buddhist Traditions
                                                                                                                            • Korean Buddhist Traditions
                                                                                                                              • Korean Buddhist Traditions
                                                                                                                                • Mongolian Buddhism
                                                                                                                                  • Nepali Buddhist Traditions
                                                                                                                                    • Sri Lankan Buddhist Groups
                                                                                                                                      • Abhayagiri
                                                                                                                                        • Amarapura Nikāya
                                                                                                                                          • Jetavāna
                                                                                                                                            • Mahāvihāra
                                                                                                                                              • Mainland Southeast Asian Buddhist Traditions
                                                                                                                                                • Rāmañña Nikāya
                                                                                                                                                  • Siam Nikāya
                                                                                                                                                    • Asgiriya Lineage
                                                                                                                                                      • Dambulla Lineage
                                                                                                                                                      • Malvatta Lineage
                                                                                                                                                    • Tibetan Buddhist Traditions
                                                                                                                                                      • Geluk sect (dge lugs)
                                                                                                                                                        • Kagyü sect (bka’ brgyud)
                                                                                                                                                          • Nyingma sect (rnying ma)
                                                                                                                                                            • Sakya sect (sa skya)
                                                                                                                                                            • Vietnamese Buddhist Traditions

                                                                                                                                                              Bön (Tibetan: bon)

                                                                                                                                                                Canaanite Religions

                                                                                                                                                                  Celtic Religions

                                                                                                                                                                  • Celtic polytheism
                                                                                                                                                                    • Romano-British paganism

                                                                                                                                                                      Chinese Religion

                                                                                                                                                                      • Chinese Buddhist Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                        • Chan Buddhism (chan zong 禪宗)
                                                                                                                                                                          • Daśabhūmikā (dilun zong 地論宗)
                                                                                                                                                                            • Disciplinary school (lü zong 律宗)
                                                                                                                                                                              • Faxiang school (faxiang zong 法相宗)
                                                                                                                                                                                • Huayan school (huayan zong 華嚴宗)
                                                                                                                                                                                  • Kośa school (jushe zong 俱舍宗)
                                                                                                                                                                                    • Mādhyamika school (sanlun zong 三論宗)
                                                                                                                                                                                      • Pure Land school (jingtu zong 淨土宗)
                                                                                                                                                                                        • Satyasiddhi school (chengshi zong 成實宗)
                                                                                                                                                                                          • Sect of the Three Stages (sanjie jiao 三階教)
                                                                                                                                                                                            • Tantric school (mi zong 密宗 or mi jiao 密教)
                                                                                                                                                                                              • Tiantai school (tiantai zong 天台宗)
                                                                                                                                                                                              • Chinese Christian Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                • Chinese Common Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Chinese Folk Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Chinese Islamic Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Chinese Jewish Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Chinese Manichaen traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Chinese Mazdaism
                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Chinese Nestorian Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Chinese State Religion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Han Imperial Confucianism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Imperial Confucian Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Shang religion / Western Zhou religion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Confucian (rujia 儒家) Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Imperial Confucian Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Neo-Confucian Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Pre-Qin Confucian Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Daoist Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Celestial Masters (tianshi dao 天師道)/Way of Orthodox Unity (zhengyi dao 正一道)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • 'Complete Perfection' (quanzhen dao 全真道)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • 'Highest Clarity' (shangqing 上清)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Inner Alchemy (neidan 內丹)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • 'Numinous Treasure'/Lingbao school (lingbao 靈寶)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Study of the Mysterious (xuanxue 玄學)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Yellow Turbans/Great Peace movement (taiping dao 太平道)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Legalism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Qin Legalism

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Christian Traditions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Adventist
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • African indigenous sects (AICs)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Anglican
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Apostolic/New Apostolic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Armenian Christianity
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Baptist
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Brethren
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Plymouth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Catholic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Aglipayan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Old Catholic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • 'Roman' Catholic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Uniate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Chinese Christian Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Early Christianity
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Evangelical (charismatic)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Friends (Quakers)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Japanese Christianity
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Jehova’s Witnesses
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Korean Christianity
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Latter Day Saints (Mormons)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • (The) Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Lutheran
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Mennonite
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Amish
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Methodist
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Mongolian Christianity
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • New Thought
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Christian Science
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Divine Science
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Religious Science
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Unity Church
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Orthodox/Eastern Christian
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Armenian
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Chalcedonian
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Coptic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Ethiopian Orthodox
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Jacobite/Syrian Orthodox
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Nestorian
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Orthodox
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Russian Orthodox
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Pentecostal
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Reformed/Presbyterian/Congregational/United
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Stone-Campbell (Restoration Movement)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Circumpolar Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Inuit religion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Sámi religion

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Crimean Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Bosporus Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Khazar Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • [Religions of the] Golden Horde
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • [Religions of the] Kipchak Confederation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Volga Bulgaria Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Early Christianity

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Early Christianity

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Egyptian Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Finno-Ugric religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Germanic Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Anglo-Saxon paganism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Carolingian Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Frankish Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Norse pre-Christian religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Norse Early Iron Age religion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Norse Late Iron Age / Viking Age religion

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Greek Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Greek Domestic Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Greek Mystery Cults
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Greek Philosophical Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Epicureanism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Neoplatonism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Platonism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Stoicism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Greek Polis Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Macedonian Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Hellenistic Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Indic Religious Traditions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Aśoka's (Secular) Dharma
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Bahā’ī faith
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Bhakti traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Christians in India
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Harappan religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Hinduism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Bhakti traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Hindu Śākta traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Hindu Tantric traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Indus Valley Religion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Modern Hinduism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Śaiva traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Aghor traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Kina Ram Aghor Sampradāya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Kālāmukhas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Kāpalikas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Lākulas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Liṅgāyat or Vīraśaiva
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Nāth Sampradāya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Gorakhnāth Sampradāya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Kānphaṭa Sampradāya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Pāśupatas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Śaiva Daśanāmī order
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Śaiva traditions in Kashmir
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Non-Saiddhāntika traditions (vāma)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Kaula tradition
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Krama tradition
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Trika tradition (“Kashmir” Śaivism’)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Pratyabhijñā
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Śaiva Siddhānta (dakṣina)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Tamil Śaiva traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Smārta
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Vaiṣṇava traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Gauḍīya Vaiṣṇava Sampradāya (Caitanya Vaiṣṇavism)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Haridāsī Sampradāya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Kabīrpanth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Mādhva Sampradāya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Mahānubhāva Sampradāya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Nimbārka Sampradāya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Pāñcarātra tradition
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Rādhāvallabha Sampradāya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Rāmānanda Sampradāya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Vaikhānasa tradition
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Vallabha Sampradāya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Vārkari Sampradāya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Vedic texts and school
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Smṛti
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Darśanas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Mīmāṃsā
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Nyāya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Sāṃkhya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Vaiśeṣika
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Vedānta
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Yoga
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Dharmaśāstras
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Manava Dharmaśāstra or Manusmṛti
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Yājñavalkyasmṛti
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Itihāsa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Mahābhārata
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Rāmāyaṇa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Purāṇas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Mahāpurāṇas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Sthalapurāṇas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Upapurāṇas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Vaṃśapurāṇas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Upavedas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Āyurveda
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Dhanurveda
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Gāndharvaveda
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Sthāpatyaveda
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Vedāṅgas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Chandas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Jyotiṣa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Kalpa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Dharmasūtra
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Gṛhyasūtra
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Śrautasūtra
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Nirukta
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Śikṣā
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Vyākaraṇa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Śruti
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Brāhmaṇas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Vedasaṃhitas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Atharvaveda
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Āraṇyakas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Brāhmaṇas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Upaniṣads
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Ṛgveda
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Āraṇyakas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Brāhmaṇas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Upaniṣads
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Sāmaveda
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Āraṇyakas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Brāhmaṇas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Upaniṣads
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Yajurveda
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Āraṇyakas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Brāhmaṇas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Upaniṣads
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Upaniṣads
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Indic Buddhist Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Modern Buddhist groups
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Ambedkar’s Navayāna Buddhism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Buddhism of Tibetan origin (Tibetan refugee communities in India, mostly in Bhoutan, Ladakh, Nepal and Sikkim)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Dalit Buddhism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Himalayan Buddhists
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Neo-Buddhism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The Mahābodhi society
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Theravādin Buddhists in East Bengal
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Nikāya Buddhism (mainstream Buddhist schools)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Earliest schools
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Mahāsāṃghika
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Sthaviranikāya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Later schools
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Abhayagirivāsa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Aparaśaila
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Avantaka
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Bahuśrutīya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Caitika
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Dharmaguptaka
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Haimavata
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Jetavanīya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Kāśyapīya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Kaukkutika
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Kaurukullaka
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Lokottaravāda or Ekavyavahārika
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Mahāvihāravāsa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Mahīśāsaka
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Mūlasarvātisvāda
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Prajñaptivāda
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Pudgalavāda
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Pūrvaśaila
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Sarvāstivāda
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Sautrāntika/Dārṣṭāntika
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Tāmraśātīya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Theravāda
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Vibhajyavādin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Scholastic traditions of Mahāyāna in India
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Mādhyamika
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Prāsaṇgika
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Svātantrika
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Yogācāra (Vijñānavāda)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Tantric Buddhist traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Kālacakra
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Sahajayāna
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Vajrayāna (Mantrayāna or Guhyamantrayāna)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Islamic Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Aḥmadī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Lāhōrī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Qādiyānī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Shīʿī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Ismāʿīlī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Mustaʿlī (Bohras or Ṭayyibī)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Dāʾūdī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Sulaimanī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Nizārī (Khojas; Aga Khans)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Momnas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Shamsī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Ṣūfī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Chishtī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Ḥaidarī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Ithnāʿasharī (Twelver )
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Kubrawī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Firdawsī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Madārī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Madārī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Naqshbandī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Qādirī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Qalandāri
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Shaṭṭārī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Suhrawardī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Sunnī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Ahl-i Ḥadīth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Barelwī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Deobandi
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Jain Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Digambara
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • neo-Digambara groups
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Akram Vijñān movement
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Kānjī Svāmī Panth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Śrīmad Rājacandra movement
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Jain Tantra
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Śvētāmbara
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Añcala Gaccha
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Kharatara Gaccha
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Sthānakvāsī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Terā Panthī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Tapā Gaccha
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Yāpanīyas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Sikh traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • 3HO movement (Sikh Dharma movement)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Akhand Kīrtanī Jathā
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Dhirmalis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Khālsā Sikhs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Early Khālsā Sikhs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Bandai Sikhs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Modern Khālsā Sikhs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Amritdhārī Sikhs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Keśdhārī Sikhs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Mīnā sect
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Nāmdhārī Sikhs (Kuka movement)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Nildhari
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Nānakpanthī Sikhs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Nihang Sikhs (Akālī Sikhs)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Nirankarī Sikhs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Sant Nirankarī
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Nirmalā Sikhs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Panj Mel
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Rāmdāsī Sikhs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Ravidāsī Sikhs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Sahajdhārī Sikhs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Sevāpanthī Sikhs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Traditions peripheral to Sikh traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Udāsi Sikhs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Vedic Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Zoroastrian traditions (Parsis)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Islamic Traditions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Ahmadiyya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Chinese Islamic Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Khawarij
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Azraqi
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Haruriyya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Ibadiyya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Sufri
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Mongolian Islam
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Nation of Islam
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Shiite/Shi'a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Ismal'ilism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Musta'li
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Tayyibi
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Bohras
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Nizari
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Druze
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Sevenver
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Qaramita
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Jafri
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • 'Alawi
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Alevi
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Twelver
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Akbari
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Shaykhi
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Usuli
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Zaidiyyah
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Sufism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Bektashi
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Chishtï
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Mawlawi
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Murïdiyya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Naqshbandi
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Oveyssi
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Qadiriyyah
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Shadhil
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Suhrawardiyya
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Tijäniyyah
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Sunni
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Barelvi
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Deoband movement
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Hanafi
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Hanbali
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Maliki
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Shafi'i

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Italic Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Jain traditions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Digambara
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Sthanakavasis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Svetambara

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Japanese Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Japanese Buddhist Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Japanese Christianity
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Japanese Confucianism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Japanese Neo-Confucianism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Shintō
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Japanese State Shintō
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • New Religious Movements
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Ennō-kyō
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • PL Kyōdan/Church of Perfect Liberty
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Seichō-no-ie
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Sekai Kyūsei kyō/Church of World Messianity
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Tenrikyō
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Tenshō Kōtai Jingūkyō
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Zenrinkai/Zenrinkyō
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Sect Shintō
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Shrine Shintō

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Jewish Traditions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Chinese Jewish Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Conservative
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Hasidic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Orthodox
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Late Second Temple Judaism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Reconstructionist
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Reform
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Unaffiliated

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Korean Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Korean Buddhist Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Korean Christianity
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Korean Confucianism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Korean New Religion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Korean Shamanism

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Maghreb Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Tunis Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Aghlabid Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Berber Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Hafsid Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Muminid Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • [Religions of] Carthage
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • [Religions of] Vandal Kingdom

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Manichaeism

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Chinese Manichaen traditions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Mazdaism

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Chinese Mazdaism

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Mekong-Delta Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Chenla Religion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Funan Religion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Khmer Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Mesoamerican Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Aztec Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Mayan Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Mayapan religion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Mixtec religion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Olmec religion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Tarascan religion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Teotihuacan Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Toltec religion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Zapotec religion

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Mesopotamian Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Akkadian Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Assyrian Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Babylonian Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Daylam Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Old Babylonian Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • [Religions of the] Abbāsid Caliphate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • [Religions of the] Rashidun Caliphate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • [Religions of the] Umayyad Caliphate

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Minoan Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Mithraism

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Mongolian Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Mongolian Buddhism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Mongolian Christianity
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Mongolian Islam
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Mongolian Shamanism

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Native American (North American) Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Haida
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Hopi Religons
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Kwakiutal Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Navajo Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Shoshoni Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Zuni Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Nestorianism

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Chinese Nestorian Traditions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                New Age Religion

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Melanesia
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Fijian Religons
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Rotuman Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Kastom
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Micronesia
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Polynesia
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Anuta Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Hawaiian Religons

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Persian Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Achaemenid Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Il-Khanate Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Kara Koyunlu Religion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Median Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Middle Elamite Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Neo-Elamite Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Parthian (Arsacid) Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • [Religions of the] Seljuk Sultanate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Safavid Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Sāsānian Religion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Seleucid Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Religions in Vietnam

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Ancient Christianity in Rome
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Diaspora Judaism in Rome
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Egyptian religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Greek Religions in Rome
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Italic Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Mithraism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Romano-British paganism
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Roman Private Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Roman Domestic Cult
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Roman State Religions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Imperial Cult (emperor worship)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Republican Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Shintō

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Japanese state Shintō
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • New Religious Movements
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Ennō-kyō
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • PL Kyōdan/Church of Perfect Liberty
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Seichō-no-ie
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Sekai Kyūsei kyō/Church of World Messianity
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Tenrikyō
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Tenshō Kōtai Jingūkyō
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Zenrinkai/Zenrinkyō
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Sect Shintō
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Shrine Shintō

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Sikhism

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Slavic Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Cult of Perun

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  South American Religions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Inca Religion

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Southeast Asian Religions

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          UFO Religion

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Yazdânism (Kurdish Religions)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Yârsân / Ahl-e Haqq

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Zoroastrianism

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Gabars (Iraq)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Parsis (India)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Zurvanism