New Religious Movements

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New religious movements, a heterogeneous group of religious faiths emerging since the nineteenth century, often syncretizing, re-interpreting, or reviving aspects of older traditions such as Western esotericism, Modern Paganism, Hindu derived religions, New ethnic religions, Entheogenic religions, New Thought, some inspired by science-fiction, Political Religions, and Parody religions.

A cult is a social group that is defined by its unusual religiousspiritual, or philosophical beliefs, or by its common interest in a particular personality, object, or goal.

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New Religious Movements Articles

Concepts in New Religious Movements

Altar Stone Wicca Cult

Wicca Altar

New Religious Movements

The New Age Movement

Other new religions


New Thought

Modern Paganism

Ethnic neopaganism

Syncretic neopaganism


Western esotericism

New ethnic religions

Native American


Cargo cults

Entheogenic religions

Post-theistic and naturalistic religions

UFO religions

New Hindu derived religions

Parody religions


Political Religions