Monthly Archives: July 2012

Eastern Religions – #8 Zoroastrianism and New Age Movement

In this class session we completed our tour of Eastern Religions and started our study on the New Age Movement. The last Eastern Religion that we looked at was Zoroastrianism. What is important about this religion is the claim by … Continue reading

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Eastern Religions – #7 Shinto and Baha’i

In this class session we looked at two religions quite different from one another. Shinto has been the heart of Japan much like Confucianism was for China. It was used to highten the Nationalistic spirit, especially around the time of … Continue reading

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Eastern Religions – #6 Confucianism and Taoism

In this class session we looked at two religions with roots in China. Confucianism is really more of a philosophy than a religion. It became the heart of China and the Chinese people. It is pragmatic and an attempt to … Continue reading

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