A City Guide To Yushu for Religion is the symptom of a larger problem. The impoverished conditions under which people suffer in this world stimulate the need for the emotional and spiritual opiate of r eligion. Poverty, however, is not the sole issue. I f it w ere, wealthy individuals would never become religious. The real problem, of which religion is merely a symptom, is the general dissatisfaction with worldly life. Being satisfied with one’s condition on earth is not simply a matter of having enough money and never suffering from material want. To be truly satisfied one must achieve one’s full potential as a human being”and human beings do not live by bread alone. A City Guide To Yushu 2016.