Eastern Religion Elements Matrix

Eastern Religion Elements Matrix - Nontheistic Is a...

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Axia College Material Appendix G Eastern Religion Elements Matrix Hinduism Buddhism Confucianism Daoism Countries of origin India India China later spread to Korea and Japan. China later spread to Korea and Japan. Historical figures and events Vishnu and Bhrahma In spring, Hinduism has the Holy festival of colors and in October Diwali is celebrated. Siddhartha Gautama (Buddha) On the 15 th day of the 4 th month of the year Buddhism celebrates Vesaka day Kong Zi also known as Confucius Meng Tzu Xunzi Founded by Laozi or Lao-tzu Zhuangzi Central beliefs Believes in karma and the affects karma has on reincarnation, the ultimate goal of enlightenment to leave the wheel of reincarnation Buddhists also believes in karma and the affects karma has on reincarnation, the ultimate goal of enlightenment to leave the wheel of Believes in making a just and orderly society. Believes in aligning with the unnamable original force also known as the Dao. HUM 130
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reincarnation Nature of God Polytheistic Durga, Kali, Siva, Vishnu, Lakshmi
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Unformatted text preview: Nontheistic Is a philosophy established around the lessons of Confucius, The lord on high, and the mandate of heaven. Nontheistic Does not worship a god, it is a philosophy. Texts The Vedas Tantras Perfection of wisdom Pali Canon Sanskrit sutra Confucian Classics. The Daode jing Daoist Canon Ritual and practice (sacred elements & their meaning) Yoga Puja Fire ceremonies Hindus have 16 different ceremonies they follow from the scriptures Eightfold path of liberation Virtue of li Taiji quan Qigong Falun Gong or Falun Dafa HUM 130 Ethics and morality Hinduism believes in the learning of our inner self and escaping from the reincarnation cycle Buddhist believe in cause and effect, that each man is in control of his own prosperities and hardships Confucianism believes that man are perfect and good, and that people led by a government can develop a sense of self worth. Daoism believes that all man are good but have lost their way HUM 130...
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This note was uploaded on 07/27/2011 for the course HUM 130 taught by Professor Georgegreaves during the Spring '09 term at University of Phoenix.

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