Religions and Beliefs

EVAN JOHN

Buddhism

Buddhism has came from Siddhartha Gautama who was born in 563 BCE and died in 483 BCE but was born into a royal family. Even though Siddhartha was not a god he taught a path from his own experience. Buddhism is a non-polytheistic religion made up of many many people. The religion is mainly taught in Eastern India. Buddhism has spread to nearly every country and it has demonstrated many things like non-violence and peace to people and throughout the religion, and if if you actually practice The Eightfold Path and makes the world a better place by the increase of dharma and negativity.
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Hinduism

Hinduism in last few years has spread throughout the world. Hinduism teaches peace and calmness to people. They also, are in the state of calmness in afterlife. which shows that their has not been many wars fought in India. One of their ways stay stay in state of calmness is by meditating and doing yoga to their ability it can really help you focus on your inner peace. But their are many other inequalities in Hinduism like how most Hindus think that women are the lower order of rank to them, and you are not placed into a Caste System you are born into one.
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Confucianism

Confucianism impacted Ancient Chinese in many ways and a large part of Ancient Chinese history. Confucianism brought a discipline into a country which had been effected in many ways from previous changeovers in leaders. Confucius made another impact on society by creating a school. The school educated young boys in the way of Confucianism and also taught them Calligraphy so many of the boys went on to becoming scholars.
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Judaism

Judaism is the oldest of the three monotheistic faiths and is a religion that includes many rules and practices that influence the everyday life of its followers. Economically, their was quite a bit to many countries due to the stressing of education in our culture. In the middle ages we impacted the economics as money lenders but when we were forced from those positions, we tended to fall into poverty.
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