Few points below will make you understand the difference between religion and dharma. In religion,god question you... In Hinduism,you question god In religion you fear god.. In Hinduism you love god.. In religion you follow messengers... In Hinduism you follow ur own conscience.. In religion you are slave of god.. In Hinduism you are a part of god.. In religion you have to surrender... In Hinduism you have to discover in religion god shows miracles... in Hinduism god shows science... In religion god is enemy of unbelievers.. In Hinduism,god is the friend of all In the end just to tell you that Hinduism is not a religion its a dharma.