This is because Happy Science does not denounce or repudiate other religions. Though our teachings are unique, it embraces many of the important teachings of the worldwide religions. As previously mentioned, members of Happy Science are not required to convert from their existing faiths and are able to study our teachings alongside their original religions. People from all backgrounds, cultures, professions and faiths, whether Christian, Buddhist, Jewish, Islam, Hinduism or others, have been attracted to our open movement and our unique teachings; studying together in joy, harmony, and deep-found respect. Happy Science teachings are delivered in a clear and concise manner that can be understood by anyone regardless of their educational background or knowledge in other religious doctrines.