Confucianism Vs Taoism

By Mabarin Pacheco

Goal of Confucianism and Taoism

Confucianism goal of religion is to have a structured society. Taoism goal of religion is to be one with nature.

Human nature of Confucianism and Taoism

Confucianism- Humans should respect those who are superior to them.

Taoism- Humans should just follow the Tao(or 'the Way').

View Of The Buddha

Buddha is heavy followed by both Confucianism and Taoism

Belief of Confucianism and Taoism

Confucianism is both a religion and a philosophy of China, and of Asia as a whole. It stresses human conduct over belief in God. Taoism is both a religion and a philosophy of China, and of Asia as a whole. It stresses humanity's relationship with nature.

Confucius' Political Philosophy

Confucius' political philosophy is also rooted in his belief that a ruler should learn self-discipline, should govern his subjects by his own example, and should treat them with love and concern.