sect

a group of people who belong to a particular religion but who have some beliefs or practices which separate them from the rest of the group นิกาย (ทางศาสนา),กลุ่ม, พรรค

At Wat Paknam Phasi Charoen the monks will pay homage to the late Luang Phor Sod or Phra Mongkol Thepmuni, who founded the Dhammakaya Buddhist sect.

Both Klong Bang Luang and Ton Son mosques represent the Sunni sect.

It was the beginning of Sri Lanka's Siam Nikaya sect of Buddhism, which has two main divisions – Malwatte and Asgiriya.

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