So, considering that, what are some roles of religion in cultures? Also, religions and religious organizations, such as churches, synagogues, or mosques and the like, serve various human purposes globally. What are some of those specific human purposes and how do they fit into the broader culture surrounding the religious organization or organizations? An example you may be interested in researching is the langar in Sikhism, for instance, which offers free meals to visitors. What are some more examples to consider?