What Do You Call Different Religions?

What are different types of religions called?

Types of ReligionsReligious ClassificationWhat/Who Is DivineExamplePolytheismMultiple godsBelief systems of the ancient Greeks and RomansMonotheismSingle godJudaism, IslamAtheismNo deitiesAtheismAnimismNonhuman beings (animals, plants, natural world)Indigenous nature worship (Shinto)1 more row.

What do you call anti religion?

Antireligion is opposition to religion of any kind. It involves opposition to organized religion, religious practices or religious institutions. The term antireligion has also been used to describe opposition to specific forms of supernatural worship or practice, whether organized or not.

What are branches of religion called?

A Christian denomination is a generic term for a distinct religious body identified by traits such as a common name, structure, leadership and doctrine. Individual bodies, however, may use alternative terms to describe themselves, such as church or fellowship.

What are the 7 major religions?

JUDAISM.CHRISTIANITY.ISLAM.HINDUISM.BUDDHISM.SIKHISM.ANIMISM.

Which religion is the oldest?

The Upanishads (Vedic texts) were composed, containing the earliest emergence of some of the central religious concepts of Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism.