Compare And Contrast Egyptian And Chinese Religions

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Thousands of years ago, Egypt and China were great and powerful civilizations. They both had complex religions that shaped the way they viewed the world and impacted how they lived their everyday lives. This essay will compare and contrast their different beliefs, practices, and other religions that influenced their cultures. Egyptians believed in many gods. Many specific things and ideas had a designated god, such as the Nile, the sun, death, and animals. These gods had humanlike personalities. In contrast, China’s main religion was Confucianism. They believed that the universe controlled human’s lives and that people would prosper if they acted in harmony with it. The “universe” was not a humanlike god like the Egyptians had, but more

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