China-Africa relations
Africa–China relations refers to the historical, political, economic, military, social and cultural connections between China and the African continent.Little is known about ancient relations between ...
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THIS Country Just Handed A Some Very Bad News To The Muslim Community
After the horrific and tragic attacks in Paris on journalists by Islamic radicals, countries around the world are having to consider citizens safety in relation to religious freedom.
Involvement of the People's Republic of China in Africa
Africa–China relations refers to the historical, political, economic, military, social and cultural connections between China and the African continent.Little is known about ancient relations between ...
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Languages of Africa
Niger-Congo: Nilo-Saharan: There are 1,250 to 2,100 and by some counts over 3,000 languages spoken natively in Africa, in several major language families:There are several other small fam...
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Languages of China
The Languages of China are the languages that are spoken by China's 56 recognized ethnic groups. The predominant language in China, which is divided into dialects, is known as Hanyu (simplified Chines...
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List of official languages by state
This is a complete list of the official languages designated in the sovereign states of the world. It includes all languages that have official language status either statewide or in a part of the sta...
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List of countries by military expenditures
This article is a list of countries by military expenditure, the amount spent by a nation on its military in a given year. Military expenditure figures are presented in US$ based on either constant or...
List of countries by military expenditures - Wikipedia
Religion in Africa
Religion in Africa is multifaceted and has been a major influence on art, culture and philosophy. Today, the continent's various populations and individuals are mostly adherents of Christianity, Islam...
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Religion in China
China has long been a cradle and host to a variety of the most enduring religio-philosophical traditions of the world. Confucianism and Taoism, plus Buddhism, constitute the "three teachings", philoso...
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Chinese folk religion
The Chinese folk religion or Chinese traditional religion (traditional Chinese: 中國民間宗教 or 中國民間信仰; simplified Chinese: 中国民间宗教 or 中国民间信仰; pinyin: Zhōngguó mínjiān zōngjiào or Zhōngguó mínjiā...
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After the horrific and tragic attacks in Paris on journalists by Islamic radicals, countries around the world are having to consider citizens safety in relation to religious freedom.
Way of Former Heaven
The Xiantiandao (Chinese: 先天道; pinyin: Xiāntiān Dào; literally: "Way of the Original Heaven"; Vietnamese: Tiên Thiên Đạo, Japanese: Sentendō), also simply Tiandao (Chinese: 天道; pinyin&...
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Dongbaism
The term dongba (Nakhi: ²dto¹mba, Chinese: 东巴; pinyin: dōngbā; literally: "Ba of the East") refers to priests of the Nakhi people of Southwest China, who are masters of traditional culture...
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Ancestor Veneration in China
Ancestor veneration (Chinese: 敬祖; pinyin: jìngzǔ) in Chinese culture and ethnic religion is the practice of living family members and Chinese kins to pay honour and respect (Chinese: 拜拜; p...
Ancestor Veneration in China - Wikipedia
State atheism
State atheism is the official promotion of atheism by a government. In contrast, a secular state purports to be officially neutral in matters of religion, supporting neither religion nor irreligion. ...
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Nilo-Saharan languages
The Nilo-Saharan languages are a proposed family of African languages spoken by some 50 million people, mainly in the upper parts of the Chari and Nile rivers, including historic Nubia, north of where...
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Islam in China
Islam in China has existed through 1,400 years of continuous interaction with Chinese society. Currently, there are Muslims living in every region of China. Various sources estimate different numbers...
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List of sign languages
There are perhaps three hundred sign languages in use around the world today. The number is not known with any confidence; new sign languages emerge frequently through creolization and de novo (and oc...
Languages of Hong Kong
The Basic Law of Hong Kong stipulates that both Chinese (de facto Cantonese) and English are official languages in Hong Kong. During the British colonial era, English was the sole official language of...
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Niger-Congo languages
The Niger–Congo languages constitute one of the world's major language families, and Africa's largest in terms of geographical area, number of speakers, and number of distinct languages. They may cons...
Niger-Congo languages - Wikipedia
Falun Gong
Falun Gong or Falun Dafa (literally means "Dharma Wheel Practice" or "Law Wheel Practice") is a Chinese spiritual discipline for mind and body. It combines meditation and qigong exercises with a moral...
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Bön
Bon or Bön (Tibetan: བོན་, Wylie: bon, Lhasa dialect IPA: [pʰø̃̀]) is the term for a Tibetan religious tradition or sect, being distinct from Buddhist ones in its particular myths, althou...
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English-only movement
English-only movement, also known as Official English movement, refers to a political movement for the use only of the English language in official US government operations through the establishing o...
Buddhism in Tibet
Tibetan Buddhism is the body of Buddhist religious doctrine and institutions characteristic of Tibet, Mongolia, Tuva, Bhutan, Kalmykia and certain regions of the Himalayas, including northern Nepal, ...
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Persecution of Christians in People's Republic of China
Persecution of Christians can be traced historically based on the biblical account of Jesus in the first century of the Christian era to the present time. Early Christians were persecuted for their fa...
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Hinduism in Africa
Mauritius is the only African Union country where Hinduism is the dominant religion, with 56.4% of the population as followers in 2010.
Hinduism took root in Africa from the late 19th century onw...
African Jews
African Jewish communities include:
The most ancient communities of African Jews are the Ethiopian, Sephardi, and Mizrahi Jews of North Africa and the Horn of Africa. In the seventh century, many ...
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Christianity in Africa
Christianity in Africa began in Egypt in the middle of the 1st century. By the end of the 2nd century it had reached the region around Carthage. Important Africans who influenced the early development...
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Islam in Africa
Africa was the first continent, outside of Arabia that Islam spread into in the early 7th century. Almost one-third of the world's Muslim population resides in this continent. Muslims crossed current ...
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Judaism in China
Jews and Judaism in China have had a long history. Jewish settlers are documented in China as early as the 7th or 8th century CE. Relatively isolated communities developed through the Tang and Song Dy...
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