What is the difference between religion and philosophy?

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what is the Difference Between Philosophy and Religion? what is the Definition of Religion?

does religion is part of Philosophy?

many times we study Buddhist philosophy and the same things came under Buddhist religion also

many times in Indian Philosophy we study Gita, Upanishad they are part of Philosophy as we as HINDUISM

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The study of religion, THEOLOGY is a part of philosophy, but not the belief or practice of it.

To study the Bible or the Upanishads, without sectarianism is certainly philosophy. Many Bible colleges or other sectarian institutions have courses that range in and out of sectarianism, so it is hard to actually say when they are philosophizing and when
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Philosophy is, literally, the love of wisdom.  Some wisdom can be found in religion, yet religion has the root meaning of "binding back", often limiting the freedom of the philosopher.  That which limits free wil serves negativity.  The philosopher can  enjoy the "perennial philosophy", parts of which are sometimes expressed in religions, but the philosopher is free of the codes of religious  protocol, and can bask in that
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Religion and philosophy are closely related because religion tends to make a lot of philosophical claims. However they are not the same by any means. The fact that I have a Philosophy of Religion midterm tomorrow (that I should be reviewing for) that is part of the philosophy department shows this relationship.
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Religion directly commands a given behavior from the faithful.  

Philosophy is simply the love of thinking.

Which is why you are a 'student'  of Philosophy & a 'follower' of Religion.

Now there is a great deal to think about regarding Religions.

They are fascinating belief structures evolved to promote social cohesiveness through
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The difference is that Philosophy is based on observation and logic, Religion is based on faith.

Buddhist philosophy would basically be whatever Buddha said, all of his observations and thoughts, the religion part is whatever people who came after Buddha decided to make into a ritual or tradition which is very different to what Buddha did.
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Religion and philosophy often look at the same questions in life so there is overlapping domain. The approach of philosophy is different though. There is no claim of divine revelation or ultimate authority in answering questions philosophically. The philosopher must lay out an argument and support it by other means and argument. When you speak of looking at Hinduism and Buddhism as philosophies you are looking at their
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Philosophy is "The Love of Wisdom," and as such, it attempts to apply reason to human affairs in order to attempt to arrive at the meaning of things.

Religion is an attempt to understand the meaning of "God" and God's purposes for us in a spiritual sense.

Philosophy is an intellectual process that does not presuppose a supreme being.
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Buddhism is not a religion instead it just a way of leading a moral life as prescribed by Buddha. There is no divine deity for the Buddhist to pray to. Buddist venerate Buddha.

Hinduism has many gods but in reality, each deity represents a particular attribute of God. Ultimately Hindu believes in one supreme God like other religion. The unity of God.
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It is easy if you keep thoughts of preaching to a minimum. You can easily see religion is for birth death and child-rearing support. Then religion becomes what it is a social grouping by choice preconditioned in your mind. Religion is used to avoid thinking of self and so avoid depression... Philosophy is not for making groups. It is for a road the mind needs to escape the pressure of our culture or religion. It is the wings of freedom.
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Religion is about a relationship between you and God.  Philosophy is about your thoughts on all kinds of subjects.
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