Judaism Christianity Islam Hinduism and Buddhism in Social Life Discussion

We have discussed some interesting concepts in this class. In a two page essay, please discuss how the following questions have impacted your ability to discuss Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism and Buddhism in the conext of both social life, from simply discussions at a party to watching the news with others, and academic life in other classes and further studies:

What is “religion?”

What is “deep down?”

What is “real?”

What is the role of escape in religion?

How does the physical impact religion?