Did you know that Jediism is a real religion? That’s right, Jediism became accepted as a religion following the Jedi census phenomenon in 2001 and the preceding email campaign to put “Jedi” as an answer to the census religion classification question. The phenomenon attracted the attention of sociologist of religion Adam Possamai who analyzed it in the framework of what he dubs “hyper-real religion”. Although inspired by elements of Star Wars, Jediism has no founder or central structure. Continue reading to see more.