Health & Wellbeing

The spiritual search for meaning and participation in religious communities' support systems have been shown to support coping with and resilient response to illness and to promote overall sense of wellbeing. In this sense, health is not just a matter of reducing symptoms of illness; it is also about a holistic sense of harmony between body, mind, spirit, and relationships. Explore this section for insights about spiritually based health resilience and wellbeing and information about religious traditions' approaches to understanding health.


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