The origin of the word Scientology comes from the Latin word “Scio”, meaning “know exactly”. They say they operate to ”create a better world.”
There are 7300 churches in 163 countries. There are also 10 million members, including famous artists.
Science fiction writer Ron Hubbard, who started Scientology in 1952. According to the Guinness Book of records, he is the author of the world’s most published book with 1084 books translated into 71 languages.
In a series of comprehensive teachings called ‘Dianetics’, Hubbard says that people are immortals in the world called ‘theatre’. It takes its roots from many religions, including Buddhism, Hinduism and Christianity.
Some scholars consider Scientology one of the most prominent religious movements of the past century. Church officials boast that Scientologists have increased over the past five years over the past 50 years.
The Church of Scientology is headquartered in Clearwater, Florida. In the city center there are about 100 security cameras, all of which are located in the vicinity of the Scientology property.