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Later Chinese religion – 1500 to the present

By |2018-04-18T09:54:11+00:00June 4th, 2017|China, Religion|

In 1500 AD, most people in China prayed to their traditional gods. The most accepted philosophy was Taoism. But many other people were Buddhists, and rejected Taoism. Because of the Mongol Empire and the Silk Road, more and more people in China were Muslims, as well. In the 1540s, the Ming Dynasty Emperor Jiajing, who [...]