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For Small Creatures Such as We

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Sasha Sagan

People naturally seek connection and community through rituals. It can be challenging for secular individuals to create non-religious, meaningful rituals. However, tracing the roots of traditions such as weekly communion or marriage shows that most don't stem from a particular culture or faith. Nature's wonders and humanity's connection inspire them. As humans, we have the freedom to participate in these rituals to commemorate our important moments in life - tweaking them as we see fit.

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For Small Creatures Such as We (2019) offers guidance for acknowledging life's joys and sorrows without religious ties. The author invites secular people to create their own meaningful rituals that arouse curiosity and provide comfort by discovering traditional ceremonies from a scientific perspective.

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People naturally seek connection and community through rituals. It can be challenging for secular individuals to create non-religious, meaningful rituals. However, tracing the roots of traditions such as weekly communion or marriage shows that most don't stem from a particular culture or faith. Nature's wonders and humanity's connection inspire them. As humans, we have the freedom to participate in these rituals to commemorate our important moments in life - tweaking them as we see fit.

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Regular social rituals strengthen your relationships and create community.

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Changing seasons helps us figure out life's cyclical nature.

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Our relationships with our loved ones and the universe are strengthened by annual celebrations, such as birthdays.

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Weddings can be considered social rituals, which allows you to develop your own traditions.

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We can deal with grief and express our sorrow by ritualizing death.

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