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The aim of religion is the manifestation of the Divinity that is already present in humankind (Vivekananda).

Religion is to manifest this Divinity within, by controlling nature, external and internal. Do this either by work, or worship, or psychic control, or philosophy... and be free. This is the whole of religion. Doctrines and dogmas, rituals and forms, books and temples are but secondary details (Vivekananda, in Shah, 2006).



The Ascension of Jesus (The Ascension), by Harry Anderson (62497); GAK 236; Primary manual 2-71; Primary manual 7-43; Acts 1:9–11




"Neither shall they say, Lo here! or, lo there! for, behold, the kingdom of God is within you." -- Jesus Christ (Luke 17:21)


References:

Bible, Luke 17:21.

Swami Vivekananda, in: Shah, C.S. 2006.
Nature of India's Contribution to the World: Swami Vivekananda's Views. International Forum for Neovedantins.

 

Recommended Reading:

Swami Omkarananda. 2007. The Divergent Mind Must be Channelized.

Swami Omkarananda. 2007. Your Inner Existence is God.