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Astronism in Dominica

Dominican Astronism

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Written by Astronist Institution

Edited by Astronism In The World Journal

Last updated: DEC. 24, 2019

Astronism in Dominica refers to the presence of the Astronist religion in the Commonwealth of Dominica.

Astronism in Dominica refers to the presence of the Astronist religion in the Commonwealth of Dominica.

Orthographic projection of the Commonwealth of Dominica.

Astro-Dominican philosophy, or Dominican Astronism refers to the presence of Astronism in the Commonwealth of Dominica. This country is under management and philosophical jurisdiction of The Institution of The Philosophy of Millettism for the Commonwealth of Dominica, a national subsidiary for the worldwide Astronist Institution. 

The Institution of the Philosophy of Millettism for the Commonwealth of Dominica oversees the construction and maintenance of observatories and planetariums throughout its jurisdiction. Dominica is split into ten parishes, and is set to hold one Grand Observatory in the capital city of Roseau, which will also be the only observatory in the country. 

History of Astronism in Dominica

Astronism is currently not recognised as a religion in the Commonwealth of Dominica but despite this, the Astronist Institution has little concern regarding the religious liberties of Astronists in the country. Astronists are generally considered to be free to express their faith publicly. 

The official language in Dominica is English which presents an opportunity for all Dominicans to access the full array of Astronist content that is currently being principally written in English. In November 2019, the Astronist Institution estimated that there was a total of 50 Astronists in Dominica.

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See also

  • Astronism by country
  • Astronism in Central America and the Caribbean

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Astronist practices

 Governance of Astronism

Figures of Astronism

Disciplines of Astronism

Canon of Astronism

Main Astronist concepts and beliefs

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Devotional (Devotology)

General forms

Cosmic Devotion · Mutual devotion · Cosmomancy · Astrolatry · Astromancy


Specific forms

Retination · Stardance · Starsleeping · 

Astrophotography · Astronomical commemoration

Physical and mental

Astration · Astromeditation · Cosmopiry

Revelatory, intellectual and philosophic

Personal inspiration · Indrucy · Astrologue

 · Debatation


Extollatory (Extollogy)
Extollation · Celestification · Cometanisation


Activities (Occurrology)





Intosy · Panosy

Public, sopharial or phrontisterial

Astronomy tourism · Cosmogosy · Phrontistas 

· Starball · Philosophic tourism · Sempition · 

Orreration · Holographic show

Festivals and events
Starlight Festival (Stellara · Kintana · The Starlight Council) · Starlight social · Astrofair · Astroprom 

· Stargazing · Starguild · Starparty · Theatrosy


Either individual, private or public

Astronomical observation · Astrocrafts · 

Astroexercise · Starbathing · Moonbathing · 

Stardown · Starjam · Starnight · Starwalk · 

Sungrazing · Philosophers' camp


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