Confucianism and Daoism. Charles An. Confucius. Lived between 550 BCE and 480 BCE From the state of Lu Member of the shi elite Became a teacher. Confucius’s Teachings. Human relationships Family 5 Great Relationships Follow your Role Ritual. Above is Confucius teaching his students.
Above is Confucius teaching his students.
Map of China from the “Warring States” period.
Above is a drawing of Confucius and Laozi meeting. We don’t know if it’s true, but Confucius and Laozi had a debate and Laozi made Confucius look like something of a child.
Drawing of Laozi
“Wu wei” is the Daoist principal of non-action. Just go with the flow of things.
The symbols of Confucianism and Daoism. The top one is Confucianism and the bottom one is Daosim.