To follow Religion is to follow true teachings of the Religion, and the teaching is God’s Law learning to live pure life according to the Rasool (sav), to live life of a Saints.
“Keep your heart from morning till night and from night till morning free from malice towards anyone, this is one of my laws, and he who loves my laws loves me” Prophets Mohammad (pbuh)
Not following the true teaching is clearly shows that he she is not following the Religion.
Take notice, its easy to follow ritual’s but not easy to follow Real Religion Maker God and
To Follow Real Religion.