in Judaeo-Christian belief,

the state of bliss in which the just see God face to face.

Also the home of Angels

Many Christians believe that after the Resurrection the glorified human body will be

reunited forever with the soul in heaven, a realm popularly thought to contain material delights.

Islam is accused of teaching of a heaven filled with delights of the flesh,

but the passages in the Koran describing it may be allegorical.

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Definitions courtesy The Concise Columbia Encyclopedia