Summary: characteristic of religion
Chapter one of “Experiencing the world’s Religion” book gives a clear insight of the key characteristics of religion that are clearly analyzed to offer a clear understanding of religion. Religion is among the furthermost efforts of human being applied to answer existential and fundamental questions regarding their existence. Therefore, the comprehension of this eight characteristic are significant in helping an individual to identify him/herself in life.
The eight characteristics of religion are such as Community, Belief system, Characteristic emotional experiences, Central myths, Ethics, Sacredness and Material possession. The chapter provides a clear definition of these characteristic and how