Belief,Religion, and Spirituality This is how Religion, Belief and Spirituality is defined by Wikipedia Religion= Cultural system of designated behaviors and practices. There are as many organized religions for as behaviors and practices. Belief = a state of mind that thinks in the existence of something without empirical evidence like Gods and ghosts. Each individual mind may think differently and conditioning helps to organize Spirituality = No clarity. Some 27 definitions with not much in common. Opposite of western materialism. A blend of humanistic psychology, mystical and esoteric traditions and eastern religions. Provides an alternative to institutionalized religion. Secularity = Not being exclusively allied with or against any religion So here we are. All the three suffer from unclarity and undesirability. Gandhi, Vivekananda, and Tagore were in many ways apart but global concept of Spirituality was crucial to them for transformation looking for traditions and science co exists. The easiest one to own is spirituality because it is like each to his or her own. Most importantly it cannot be organized. It is so confusing: Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism and Taoism? Religion manufactured, invented or constructed? Christianity and Islam will always be considered foreign religions in India? Hinduism again in linked to Indus valley civilization, foreigners who settled here. The original inhabitants were Dravidian? Western Countries treated us a backward because of our traditions? What do you say?