Thursday, March 7, 2019
Confucianism is defined as an intellectual, political, and religious tradition, or tutor of though, that developed a distinct identity in the 5th snow BC from the teachings of Chinese philosopher Confucius (Confucianism, 2005). It began in chinaware and is now widely evaluate in different parts of Asia such as Korea, Japan, and Vietnam (Confucianism, 2005).There be five moral disciplines which are given to govern the five tender-hearted descents. They are as follows (a) Justice and righteousness should mark the relations amid sove predominate and subject (b) There should be proper rapport between father and son (c) Separation of function between husband and married woman (d) The younger should give precedence to the elder and (e) Faith and trust should reign over relationships between friends (Korean Confucianism, n.d.).Confucianism has pervaded Korea and the country has been labeled as star of the most dedicated followers despite the fact that it started in China (Korean Co nfucianism, n.d.). In line with the foregoing statement, it is not surprising that I adhere and respect the teachings of Korean Confucianism. However, it is to be noted that modernity has likewise swept over the country of Korea and has changed some aspects of the peoples adhesion to Confucianism.I carry with me the value and respect for the government as the power that has the power over the country. That is the reason why I abide by the rule of law and the policies and decisions made by the government. Moreover, I respect the relationship between the younger and the elder together with the responsibilities that comes with it. For the elders, I give them ascribable respect and for the younger, I carry authority and responsibility over them. I see to it that generations before me and my ancestors are given respect both live and dead. In addition to this, the closeness of the family and the respect for the relationships of one another is unceasingly borne in my mind and in my h eart.ReferencesConfucianism. Microsoft Encarta 2006 CD. Redmond, WA Microsoft Corporation, 2005.