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Points of Divergence : Various other religions

PODs about various other religions from all around the world, usually smaller in size (number of worshippers) or already extinct in the present.

General musings

Baha'i

Baha'i is the youngest world religion. It is rooted in both Abrahamic monotheism and the dharmic meta religion.

Earlier Bahaism ?

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Caodaiism (Cao Dai)

A modern religious movement founded in Vietnam in the 1920s.

Plausibility check: Caodaiist-wank ?

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Sikhism

Sikhism has a complicated history and its own unique trappings, blending Islam and dharmic religions, such as Hinduism.

Plausibility check: Sikh Majority India ?

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Jainism

Make Jainism as influential as Buddhism in the West

Challenge: Jainist India

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Hauhauism

A now-extinct syncretic faith founded by a New Zealand Maori man in the 19th century.

Hauhauism PODs

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Manichaeism

Mithraism

Plausibility check: Emperor Constantine unites the empire under Mithraism ?

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Other Abrahamic religions

Abrahamic religions other than Judaism, Christianity and Islam.

Challenge: Fourth great Abrahamic Religion

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Traditional African religions

Zoroastrianism

The traditional Persian religious faith, founded a few centuries BC by Persian scholar and mystic Zarathustra/Zoroaster.

Island of Fire: Zoroastrian Zanzibar

Muhammad is a Zoroastrian

Challenge: Zoroastrian Russia

Surviving dominant Zoroastrianism without a surviving Persia

Would Zoroastrianism or Nestorianism be more or less conservative than Islam ?

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pods/various_other_religions.txt · Last modified: 2019/03/29 15:13 (external edit)