Astronism in Guyana
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Edited by Astronism In The World Journal
Last updated: DEC. 24, 2019
Astronism in Guyana refers to the presence of the Astronist religion in the Co-operative Republic of Guyana, as part of the worldwide Astronist Institution.
Orthographic projection of Guyana.
Astro-Guyanese philosophy, or Guyanese Astronism refers to the presence of Astronism in the Co-operative Republic of Guyana under management and philosophical jurisdiction of The Institution of The Philosophy of Millettism for the Co-operative Republic of Guyana, a national subsidiary for the worldwide Astronist Institution. The Institution of the Philosophy of Millettism for the Co-operative Republic of Guyana oversees the construction and maintenance of observatories and planetariums throughout its jurisdiction.
Guyana is split into ten regions and holds one Grand Observatory in the capital city of Georgetown. This national branch of The Institution of The Philosophy of Millettism manages the official representation and depiction of Astronism throughout this territory, including efforts to protect the identity of the philosophy with the intention of further disseminating it throughout the territory.
It is The Institution alone that is granted the status of proprietor to the philosophy in this territory as any other organisations or institutions proclaiming such a role are deemed as unauthorised proprietors and are therefore considered as part of the anti-Institutionist movement.
History of Astronism in Guyana
Astronism is not currently recognised as a religion Guyana and the number of Astronists in the country has been estimated at around 300 people. Guyanese people have full access to Astronist materials as a large proportion of the country speak English due to its British colonial heritage.
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