Paganism NOT for the state and NOT for society. The paganism is directed on self-improvement of each certain person. Paganism strongest the magic and mythological view on the World; it is a fine Way for improvement of the Person, a worthy basis for creation (at least) communities of adherents.
In the childhood all of us trust fables and fairy tales and with them gradually we realize the world. And in the far childhood of mankind – in primitive society – the mythology was the main way of judgment of the surrounding natural and human world. Myths – stories about ancestors – made spiritual treasure of a tribe.