This is a good example of religious Brainwashing. While this is religious, other parental beliefs are also programmed into the young child’s mind that will affect their future experiences. The same type of ritualistic indoctrination takes place in the education system and the various aspects of the media which bring us information from other social systems.
Do what everyone else does..
Wear a mask.
Stay at home.
It’s for the greater good.
And you think you’re a free thinker…