Appendix G - AXIA College Material Appendix G Eastern...

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Appendix G Eastern Religion Elements Matrix Hinduism Buddhism Confucianism Daoism Countries of origin India in the Neolithic age (5500-2600) India 6th Century BC China in 551 BC China in the Han Dynasty (25-220) AD Historical figures and events Adi Shankara was the historical figure. Yoga and vendanta was the events, that later came to the west. Buddha was the historical figure, a human system of self discipline with no trace of God. Confucius was the historical figure, which brought forth the religion and it was an order of Harmony. Yang Zhu and Laozi, were the founders who influenced the Chinese form of Buddhism called Zen. Central beliefs Believes that "Brahman" is the source of the universe. And believe in Karma, like we do, and Samsara, the continuing cycle of birth, death, and rebirth. The Four Noble Truths And The Eightfold Path The reverence toward the heavens and worshiping of ancestors. Dao, a concept that
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This note was uploaded on 07/03/2011 for the course RELIGION HUM 130 taught by Professor Giacchino during the Spring '11 term at University of Phoenix.

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