Mystical Experience vs Religion

Jerry Toth
5 min readFeb 29, 2020

The one key difference between them

First I’m going to describe an example of a mystical experience. Then I’ll describe how it’s transformed into a religion. It’s comparable to the process in which sunlight is converted into electricity via photovoltaic panels, in a way that is slightly sad and yet quite human.

Jerry Toth

Professional rainforest conservationist, cacao farmer, chocolate entrepreneur, and metaphysical explorer based in Ecuador.