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There are twelve default religions in the game, and some leaders have a preferred religion that the AI will choose if possible:

List of Religions[]

Religion Leaders who prefer this religion
Buddhism (Civ6).png Buddhism Hojo Tokimune Hojo Tokimune, Jayavarman VII Jayavarman VII, Seondeok Seondeok, Kublai Khan Kublai Khan
Catholicism (Civ6).png Catholicism Catherine de Medici Catherine de Medici, Eleanor of Aquitaine Eleanor of Aquitaine, Frederick Barbarossa Frederick Barbarossa, Jadwiga Jadwiga, João III João III, Matthias Corvinus Matthias Corvinus, Mvemba a Nzinga Mvemba a Nzinga, Pedro II Pedro II, Philip II Philip II, Robert the Bruce Robert the Bruce, Simón Bolívar Simón Bolívar, Wilfrid Laurier Wilfrid Laurier
Confucianism (Civ6).png Confucianism -
Hinduism (Civ6).png Hinduism Chandragupta Chandragupta, Gandhi Gandhi, Gitarja Gitarja
Islam (Civ6).png Islam Mansa Musa Mansa Musa, Saladin Saladin, Suleiman Suleiman
Judaism (Civ6).png Judaism Dido Dido
Eastern Orthodoxy (Civ6).png Eastern Orthodoxy Peter Peter, Tamar Tamar, Menelik II Menelik II, Basil II Basil II
Protestantism (Civ6).png Protestantism Harald Hardrada Harald Hardrada, Kristina Kristina, Teddy Roosevelt Teddy Roosevelt, Victoria Victoria, Wilhelmina Wilhelmina
Shinto (Civ6).png Shinto -
Sikhism (Civ6).png Sikhism -
Taoism (Civ6).png Taoism Qin Shi Huang Qin Shi Huang
Zoroastrianism (Civ6).png Zoroastrianism Cyrus Cyrus

Path to Nirvana Scenario religions[]

Main article: Path to Nirvana (Civ6)
Religion Civilization
Taoism (Civ6).png Taoism China
Shaivism (Civ6).png Shaivism Chola
Islam (Civ6).png Islam Ghaznavid
Hinduism (Civ6).png Hindu Dharma Indonesia
Theravada Buddhism (Civ6).png Theravada Buddhism Khmer
Mahayana Buddhism (Civ6).png Mahayana Buddhism Pala
Vajrayana Buddhism (Civ6).png Vajrayana Buddhism Tufan

Custom Religions[]

In addition to the above, there are also default icons for "custom religions" for which a player will be asked to type in a name. AI leaders will never found a custom religion; if they have no preferred religion or theirs is already taken, they will randomly choose from one of the default religions.

Custom Religion Icons

Custom Religion 1 (Civ6).png Custom Religion 2 (Civ6).png Custom Religion 3 (Civ6).png Custom Religion 4 (Civ6).png Custom Religion 5 (Civ6).png Custom Religion 6 (Civ6).png Custom Religion 7 (Civ6).png Custom Religion 8 (Civ6).png Custom Religion 9 (Civ6).png Custom Religion 10 (Civ6).png Custom Religion 11 (Civ6).png Custom Religion 12 (Civ6).png

All icons of the religions of the game appear to have little stars along the outlines of these icons. Images on this site have been photoshopped for ease of viewing.

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