What are the 6 Indonesian religions?
Almost 90% of the population of Indonesia is Muslim, gaining the archipelago the title of largest Muslim population in a country. However, Sharia law, the Islamic law, isn’t implemented in all of Indonesia where there are 6 official religions: Islam, Protestantism, Catholicism, Hinduism, Confucianism and Buddhism.
What religions are allowed in Indonesia?
One peculiarity of the Indonesian government’s stance on (freedom of) religion is that it recognizes six official religions only (namely Islam, Protestantism, Catholicism, Hinduism, Buddhism and Confucianism).
Which God is Worshipped in Indonesia?
Acintya is the Supreme God in Balinese Hinduism. Sculpture of “Batara Guru”, an aspect of Shiva in Indonesian Hinduism.
Can Indonesian change religion?
The Indonesian constitution provides some degree of freedom of religion. The government generally respects religious freedom for the six officially recognized religions (Islam, Protestantism, Catholicism, Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism) and/or folks religion.