Religious ecstasy is a type of
Although the experience is usually brief in time, there are records of such experiences lasting several days or even more, and of recurring experiences of ecstasy during one's lifetime.
The adjective "religious" means that the experience occurs in connection with religious activities or is interpreted in context of a religion. Journalist
"Epithets are very often applied to mystical experiences including ecstasies without, apparently, any clear idea about the distinctions that are being made. Thus we find experiences given such names as nature, religious, aesthetic, neo-platonic, ecc. experiences, where in some cases the name seems to derive from a trigger, sometimes from the overbelief.