Cuba is the biggest island and the most populous island nation in the Caribbean. Its people, culture, and customs draw from diverse sources, such as the aboriginal TaÃno and Ciboney peoples, the period of Spanish colonialism, the introduction of African slaves, Cuban Revolution, and its proximity to the United States. The Culture of Cuba enjoys an international reputation as being one of the richest cultures in the world and is a meeting point of European, African and continental North American cultures. Cuban enjoys a rich heritage in the field of art, music and literature. Religion holds an important place in the life of Cuban with the main religions being Catholic and Santeria.