Taoism And Confucianism

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Taoism also spelled Daoism and Confucianism are both ancient religions of Chinese, as well as their style of living. Taoism is known to be a philosophical as well as a religious tradition that started in China in 400 B.C., but most of the central ideas, as well as values, began around 1100 to 1200 B.C.( Cline, 2017). The religion has had a lot of influence on Chinese as well as other East Asia, on art, literature, medicine, philosophy as well as religion. The word Tao means road or way, which means “way of life” (Voorst, 2013). Founded by Lao Tzu, which the name means “Old Master”, but some historians say that there is no real evidence that Lao ever existed. It is also said that he may have just stayed hidden so people would wonder about him. He was also known to be an older contemporary of Confucius, which both are said to be a disappointed government official that become a wandering teacher (Voorst, 2013).
Confucianism is also a philosophical religion that is based on the beliefs as well as ideas of a Chinese philosopher named Confucius, which lived in or around the time of 551 or 479 B.C. (Cline, 2017). The values and ideas of the religion Confucianism started in the times of the Western Zhou dynasty in China. This religion was the most important force in the Chinese culture. Like Taoism, Confucianism has also influenced art, as well as other areas, such as education, government, literature, personal behavior, as well as philosophy (Cline, 2017).
In reviewing both

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