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Founders of Religions

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Ancient

  • Akhenaten
  • Zoroaster
  • Parshvanatha
  • Nebuchadnezzar II
  • Ajita Kesakambali
  • Mahavira
  • Siddhartha Gautama
  • Confucius
  • Pythagoras
  • Mozi
  • Makkhali Gosala
  • Ezra
  • Epicurus
  • Zeno of Citium
  • Pharnavaz I of Iberia
  • Patanjali
  • Jesus
  • Paul the Apostle
  • James the Just
  • Lakulisha Pashupata
  • Judah the Prince
  • Montanus
  • Marcion of Sinope
  • Nagarjuna
  • Plotinus
  • Mani
  • Arius
  • Pelagius
  • Nestorius
  • Eutyches

Medieval and Early Modern

  • Mazdak
  • Bodhidharma
  • Muhammad
  • Songtsen Gampo
  • En no Gyōja
  • Huineng
  • Padmasambhava
  • Han Yu
  • Saichō
  • Kūkai
  • Adi Shankara
  • Ibn Nusayr
  • Matsyendranath
  • Ramanuja
  • Great Peacemaker
  • Hamza ibn ‘Alī ibn Aḥmad
  • Sheikh Adi ibn Musafir
  • Basava
  • Hōnen
  • Eisai
  • Shinran
  • Dōgen
  • Haji Bektash Veli
  • Nichiren
  • Dyaneshwar
  • Madhvacharya
  • Sant Mat
  • John Wycliffe
  • Nāimī - Fażlu l-Lāh Astar-Ābādī
  • Mahmoud Pasikhani
  • Jan Hus
  • Tlacaelel
  • Ramananda
  • Pachacuti
  • Sankardev
  • Guru Nanak
  • Sri Chand
  • Vallabha Acharya
  • Martin Luther
  • Chaitanya Mahaprabhu
  • Thomas Cranmer
  • Menno Simons
  • Conrad Grebel
  • Jacob Hutter
  • Sultan Sahak
  • John Calvin
  • Michael Servetus
  • John Knox
  • Akbar
  • Jacobus Arminius
  • John Smyth
  • Avvakum
  • George Fox
  • Philipp Spener
  • Jakob Ammann
  • Emanuel Swedenborg
  • Yisroel ben Eliezer
  • John Wesley
  • Ann Lee

New Religious Movement

  • Ram Mohan Roy
  • Swaminarayan
  • Auguste Comte
  • Nakayama Miki
  • Ignaz von Döllinger
  • Phineas Quimby
  • Allan Kardec
  • Joseph Smith
  • John Thomas
  • Abraham Geiger
  • Jamgon Kongtrul
  • Hong Xiuquan
  • Bahá'u'lláh
  • Báb
  • James Springer White
  • Wang Jueyi
  • Mary Baker Eddy
  • Ramalinga Swamigal
  • Dayananda Saraswati
  • Ellen G. White
  • John Ballou Newbrough
  • Subh-i-Azal
  • Helena Blavatsky
  • Ayya Vaikundar
  • Mirza Ghulam Ahmad
  • Guido von List
  • Charles Taze Russell
  • Wovoka
  • Rudolf Steiner
  • Swami Vivekananda
  • William Irvine
  • Max Heindel
  • Tsunesaburo Makiguchi
  • Sri Aurobindo
  • Mason Remey
  • Aleister Crowley
  • Charles Fox Parham
  • Edgar Cayce
  • Ngô Văn Chiêu
  • Guy Ballard
  • Frank Buchman
  • Alfred G. Moses
  • John Slocum
  • Mordecai Kaplan
  • Gerald Gardner
  • Felix Manalo
  • Frank B. Robinson
  • Noble Drew Ali
  • Marcus Garvey
  • Ernest Holmes
  • Sadafaldeo
  • Aimee Semple McPherson
  • Zélio Fernandino de Moraes
  • Ida B. Robinson
  • B. R. Ambedkar
  • Wallace Fard Muhammad
  • Paramahansa Yogananda
  • A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada
  • Ruth Norman
  • Swami Muktananda
  • Paul Twitchell
  • Ikurō Teshima
  • L. Ron Hubbard
  • Kim Il-sung
  • Chinmayananda Saraswati
  • Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
  • Samael Aun Weor
  • Mark L. Prophet
  • Ben Klassen
  • Ahn Sahng-hong
  • Huỳnh Phú Sổ
  • Yong (Sun) Myung Moon
  • Prabhat Ranjan Sarkar
  • Clarence 13X
  • Mestre Gabriel
  • Nirmala Srivastava
  • Sveinbjörn Beinteinsson
  • Sathya Sai Baba
  • Anton LaVey
  • Rajneesh
  • Elizabeth Clare Prophet
  • Adi Da
  • Claude Vorilhon
  • Marshall Vian Summers
  • Li Hongzhi
  • Ravi Shankar
  • Ryuho Okawa
  • Vissarion
  • Chris Korda
  • Tamara Siuda
  • Olumba Olumba Obu
  • Isak Gerson
  • Erdoğan Çınar

Postmodern

  • Cometan, founder of Astronism