Where Did Religion Begin?

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The origin of religion can be traced to the antique Near East and classified in three basic categories which are: polytheistic, pantheistic and monotheistic. Atheism is actually a contemporary belief that resulted from the 'Enlightenment' era of the 18th century.
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