wk 5 app g - source of right action and strength Nature of...

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Brittnee Volk Week 5 Axia College Material Appendix G Eastern Religion Elements Matrix Hinduism Buddhism Confucianism Daoism Countries of origin India South India India Nepal China China Historical figures and events Diwali (Festival of Lights) celebrated in October Celebrated in spring is the Holy Festival of Colors Vishnu Bhrahma Buddha Vesaka Day 15 th day of the 4 th month of each year Founded by Confucius (Kong Zi) Daoism was started by Lao Tzu Lao Tzu held that non action is a way of wisdom HUM 130
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Central beliefs Many faces of god are represented in this one divine reality Polytheistic God as an entity in not regonized Buddha gave the word for enlightenment to the people Refuge is in Buddha, Dharma and Sangha Wisdom is unique in the religion Rank defines proper action Aligning with nature is a
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Unformatted text preview: source of right action and strength Nature of God Multiple gods one god with 3 persons Brahma the creator Vishnnu the preserver shiva the destroyer Mandated from heaven Immortatlity is seen by the superstitious monarchs Texts Vedic Rig veda Sanskirt Sutras Suttas The analects Lie xi Huai nan xi Daozang Ritual and practice (sacred elements & their meaning) Births Marriages Deaths Appeal to a spirit or icon for protection good will heal and luck for self and others Briths Marriages Deaths Births Marriages Deaths HUM 130 Ethics and morality Life is determined by the law of karma Karma Samsara nirvana People are really like social animals whose ways of interaction are shaped by convention or ritual Similar toBuddhism HUM 130...
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