worldmap.gif (11503 bytes) Families of Religions  NO  DEITY   

No need for any source of meaning beyond the earthly human scene.

  • Meaning and purpose for life may or may not be necessary. In any event,  people create meaning without external assistance or direction.

Take responsibility for life by using sources of authority that can  be proven and observed.

  • Truth and validity come within persons. Enlightenment is a high virtue.

Important texts

  • There are important texts, writings, stories, and graphics. Inspiration, instruction, and entertainment are evident.
Important observances
  • For traditional religions such as Buddhist and Jain there are celebrations and observances that follow a traditional calendar schedule.
  •  For Materialism there are no traditional global calendar observances. In various cultures, materialistic money oriented practices often cluster around traditional religious sacred times.



Society of Humankind Materialism Update 5-10-11
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