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Unformatted text preview: Treat other as you would like to be treated (The Golden Rule) Jen Most important concept in Confucian belief Most common translation for this is human heartness How to actualize one self and become an ideal in ones conduct and being Kindness, virtue, a complex of virtues like wisdom, forgiveness, trustworthiness, compassionate, courage Ideal to become this person (what we are aiming for) in Confucian concept Of being a true sage with exceptional wisdom Li Translated into ritual Conduct yourself in the world at all times in a conscious and ritualized fashion All action you perform, you perform in the spirit of ritual Extensive lists of acts that should be performed in every situation You dont want to evolve human action to randomness-Shaman -Kung fu tzu/ Confucius-Chou...
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This note was uploaded on 12/05/2011 for the course RLG 100 taught by Professor Pearly during the Fall '08 term at University of Toronto- Toronto.
- Fall '08