Even the Native Americans have justification to adhere to the ancient (shamanic) ways. Which shows that they know it is a spititual practice. They are consistent in their adulations of greater beings and the natural realm to remain the same. It looks like the civilizations of Eurasia were determined to restate their ancient roots into each succeeding empire and religious culture.
The virtue of a highly evolved being embraces all people and things and dispels the darkness which isolates them.
Hua Hu Ching-primary lesson.