East Asian religions
In the study of comparative religion, the East Asian religions (also known as Far Eastern religions or Taoic religions) form a subset of the Eastern religions. This group includes Confucianism, Shinto...
East Asian religions - Wikipedia
10 Most Amazing Temples in the World
More than a quarter of all people in the world belong to Eastern religions, which include Buddhism, Hinduism, Sikhism, and Taoism. These people worship in temples, which are architecturally as diverse...
Shinto
An introduction to Shinto, Japan's earliest religion.
Tao
Tao or Dao (/taʊ/, /daʊ/; Chinese: 道; pinyin:  Dào ) is a Chinese concept signifying 'way', 'path', 'route', or sometimes more loosely, 'doctrine' or 'principle'. Within the context ...
Tao - Wikipedia
De (Chinese)
De (/də/; Chinese: 德) is a key concept in Chinese philosophy, usually translated "inherent character; inner power; integrity" in Taoism, "moral character; virtue; morality" in Confucianism and oth...
De (Chinese) - Wikipedia
Taoism
Taoism (or Daoism) is a philosophical, ethical, political and religious tradition of Chinese origin that emphasizes living in harmony with the Tao (also romanized as Dao). The term Tao means "way", ...
Taoism - Wikipedia
Confucianism
Confucianism, also known as Ruism, is an ethical and philosophical system, on occasion described as a religion, developed from the teachings of the Chinese philosopher Confucius (551–479 BCE). Confuci...
Confucianism - Wikipedia
Neo-Confucianism
Neo-Confucianism (simplified Chinese: 宋明理学; traditional Chinese: 宋明理學; pinyin: Sòng-Míng Lǐxué often shortened to 理學) is a moral, ethical, and metaphysical Chinese philosophy influenced by...
Neo-Confucianism - Wikipedia
New Confucianism
New Confucianism (Chinese: 新儒家; pinyin: xīn rú jiā; literally: "New Confucianism") is an intellectual movement of Confucianism that began in the early 20th century in Republican China, and...
Shinto
Shinto (神道, Shintō), also kami-no-michi, is an indigenous religion of Japan and the people of Japan. It is defined as an action-centered religion, focused on ritual practices to be carried out...
Shinto - Wikipedia
Chan Buddhism
Chan (traditional Chinese: 禪; simplified Chinese: 禅, abbr. of Chinese: 禪那; pinyin: chánnà), from Sanskrit dhyāna, meaning "meditation" or "meditative state") is a school of Mahāyāna Bu...
Chan Buddhism - Wikipedia
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...
Chinese folk religion - Wikipedia
East Asian Buddhism
East Asian Buddhism is a collective term for the schools of Mahayana Buddhism that developed in the East Asian region and follow the Chinese Buddhist canon. These include the bodies of Chinese Buddhis...
East Asian Buddhism - Wikipedia
Cao Dai
Caodaism (Vietnamese: Đạo Cao Đài, Chữ nôm: 道高臺) is a monotheistic religion officially established in the city of Tây Ninh in southern Vietnam in 1926. The full name of the religion is Đại Đạo Tam...
Cao Dai - Wikipedia
Jeung San Do
Jeung San Do (증산도), also called Jeungsanism (증산교 Jeungsangyo), meaning "The Dao/Tao of Jeung-san", is a relatively new religion founded in South Korea. It is the name of both the teachings of Jeung-sa...
Jeung San Do - Wikipedia
Five Precepts (Taoism)
The Five Precepts in Taoism (Chinese: 五戒; pinyin: Wǔ Jiè; Cantonese: Ng Gye), constitute the basic code of ethics undertaken mainly by Taoist lay-cultivators. For Taoist monks and nuns, there...
Takachiho-jinja
Takachiho-jinja (高千穂神社) is a Shinto shrine located in Takachiho, Miyazaki prefecture, Japan. It is dedicated to Takachihojin and Jisshyadaimyoujin.
The shrine is open to the public. However, a...
Takachiho-jinja - Wikipedia
10 Most Amazing Temples in the World
More than a quarter of all people in the world belong to Eastern religions, which include Buddhism, Hinduism, Sikhism, and Taoism. These people worship in temples, which are architecturally as diverse...
Hiệp Thiên Đài
The Hiệp Thiên Đài is the Legislative Branch of the governing body of the Cao Đài Church. The name literally means "where man communes with God". Based on Cao Đài Law, the Cao Đài Church consists of t...
Phạm Công Tắc
Hộ Pháp ("Defender of the Doctrine", commonly translated as “Pope”) Phạm Công Tắc (1890–1959), was one of the most important leaders in the establishment, construction, development and consolidation o...
Yaho Tenman-gū
Yaho Tenman-gū (谷保天満宮) is a Shinto shrine in Kunitachi, Tokyo. It is located next to the Kōshū Kaidō highway. According to legend, the shrine was constructed by the third son of Sugawara no Michiz...
Yaho Tenman-gū - Wikipedia