Understanding Religion

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    The Druze faith

    The Druze faith is an esoteric, monotheistic religion with roots in the Middle East, primarily found in Lebanon, Syria, and Israel. Known for its unique blend of Islamic, Hindu, and Greek philosophical elements, the Druze religion offers a rich tapestry of beliefs and practices. This article explores the Druze faith, shedding light on its history, core beliefs, rituals, and contemporary relevance.

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