We all belong to many different cultures — you might be surprised by how many if you consider categories within cultures.
So before going any further think about how many cultures you are a member of — cultures you can participate in, and be seen by others as an active member.
A few examples of categories and sub-categories are listed below — often cultures are so big that they have many cultures within a type.
Buddhism: Tibetan, Theravada, Mahayana
Christianity: Orthodox, Lutheran, Catholic plus more
Islam: Sunni, Shi’a, Sufi and others
Judaism: Orthodox, Conservative, Reform and more
Hinduism: Shaktism, Shaivism and others
Pākehā: Scots, English, French, Irish and others
Māori: Ngāpuhi, Ngāti Porou, Ngāi Tahu, Tūhoe and more