Religious Pluralism: The Concept Of Religious Moralism

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The concept of Religious pluralism is the belief that one can overcome religious differences between different religions and denominational conflicts within the same religion. The existence of religious pluralism depends on the existence of freedom of religion. Freedom of religion is when different religions of a particular region possess the same rights of worship and public expression. Freedom of religion is a fundamental human right that protects the conscience of all people. It allows us to think, express and act upon what we deeply believe. It encompasses all religions acting within the law in a particular region, whether or not an individual religion accepts that other religions are legitimate or that freedom of religious choice and religious …show more content…
Distinct religious beliefs and practices are fundamental to the moral actions that society arouses and Religious faith inspiring communities to profound acts of charity and selfless service. These positive contributions underscore the need to preserve the fundamental human right of religious freedom that protects the conscience of all people. It allows us to think, express and act upon what we deeply believe and people of goodwill can do to preserve and strengthen religious freedom. The full picture of religious freedom reveals a deep liberty that goes much further than the right to believe as one chooses and that extends well beyond the right to private devotion in one’s place of worship or home. Indeed, religious freedom is not merely interior and private, to be enjoyed internally in our minds and in the privacy of personal life. It also incorporates the right to act according to one’s moral beliefs and convictions. And more than the freedom to worship privately, it is the right to live one’s faith freely and in public. Beliefs lead to actions, and freedom to believe, without the ability to act on that belief within the bounds of law, is no freedom at …show more content…
right to follow any religion. India does not acknowledge any religion as state religion. India keeps us outright neutrality and impartiality towards all religion. Hence, India is an immaculate case of a secular state or say mainstream state. A secular state does not look to control man’s relation with god or his otherworldly yearnings. To make assurance, the 42nd amendment of the constitution inserts the term “secular” in the preamble of the constitution. Article 25 guarantees all persons the freedom of conscience and the right to preach practice and propagate any religion of their choice. This right is, however, subject to public order, morality and health, and the power of the State to take measures for social welfare and reform. The right to propagate, however, does not include the right to convert another individual, since it would amount to an infringement of the other's right to freedom of conscience. As per the article 26 of constitution of India, subject to public order, morality and health, every religious denomination or any section there of shall have the right to establish and maintain institution for religious and charitable purposes, to manage its own affairs in the matters of religion, to own and acquire movable and immovable property and to administer such property in accordance with

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