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What is a non-theistic religion?

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A non-theistic religion is a belief system that does not involve belief in a god or multiple gods. These religions are often still concerned with spirituality and other common features of major religions, but they do not worship or revere omnipotent figures.

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While most religions are theistic, the most prominent non-theistic religion is Buddhism, which worships Buddha not as a god, but as a teacher. Within religions such as Christianity or Hinduism, there are forms of belief that do not involve worshiping God and therefore are considered non-theistic. New forms of spirituality, such as Ethical Humanism, also have many similarities with non-theistic religions.

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