en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Enlightenment_(spiritual)

Enlightenment is the "full comprehension of a situation". The term is commonly used to denote ... In the Western world the concept of enlightenment in a religious context acquired a romantic meaning. ...... David Chapman: Effing the ineffable; Jump up ^ Quote DB; Jump up ^ "The Pali Text Society's Pali-English dictionary".

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Religious_experience

A religious experience is a subjective experience which is interpreted within a religious framework. The concept originated ...

www.nytimes.com/2008/10/11/us/11beliefs.html

Oct 10, 2008 ... Why can't religion and the Enlightenment be friends? ... of inspiration in their spiritual and personal lives behind Dr. Sorkin's exhaustive account ...

www.ushistory.org/civ/10a.asp

Japanese Religion and Spirituality. ... which reflects the attitude with which the practitioner should approach his or her pursuit of spiritual enlightenment.

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Forget everything you think you know about what spiritual enlightenment is. ... as opposed to merely asking one to believe in religious, spiritual, or even scientific ... we immediately apply to them qualities of function, association, and meaning.

www.apa.org/about/division/div36.aspx

Division 36: Society for the Psychology of Religion and Spirituality promotes the application of psychological research methods and interpretive frameworks to ...

www.freedommag.org/issue/201412-expansion/l-ron-hubbard/religious-influence-in-society.html

A society is capable of surviving for thousands of years unless it is attacked from ... spirituality and considered the ultimate wisdom to be spiritual enlightenment.

www.mindvalleyacademy.com/blog/spirit/differences-between-religion-and-spirituality

What is the difference between religion and spirituality? ... to differentiate it from religion but this is only because people in modern-day society have a ... This sets you on a journey of enlightenment and self-discovery to which the only limits can  ...

www.gmu.edu/academic/ijps/vol1_1/smoker.html

This paper is about different spiritual and religious traditions in the world and how ..... as a consequence, that religion should not be the same in all societies, that it .... Via such an inner experience of enlightenment, God, oneness or spirit, one ...